Cairo to Cape Town

A Modern Journey

(This site is in progress. More will be added.)

This is a photo journal by Nathan Wendt of a journey from Cairo to Cape Town.

I began October 2002 and finished April 2003, traveling by boat, plane, donkey, train, two overland trucks, and a rental car.

Nathan and the Lion Cub, Zimbabwe


Pyramid, Giza, Egypt


Arabian Horses, Giza, Egypt


Camel Market along the Nile River


Felucca on the Nile

We travelled 150 miles south from Cairo in these boats. The journey took three days and we slept on deck at night.


Blue Nile Falls, Bahir Dar, Ethiopia


Lioness, Gweru, Zimbabwe


Tickling a Lioness, Gweru, Zimbabwe


African Trinkets, Swakopmund, Namibia


Tenting in the Namib Desert in Namibia


Sand Dune, Namib Desert, Namibia


Seal Colony, Atlantic Coast, Namibia