Tag Archive | extreme travel

Packing up for Africa

Hudo and Heidi have packed up from Sout America to head to Africa.  The ordinal route of Clärenore and Axel

would have been from South America to South Africa, but as Heidi explained in her Instagram, modern airline fares made it  cheaper to fly a different route.   Read More…

Key West -Day 1

Dad spent most of February in Atlanta this year.  Mongo does not get to go to places like Atlanta with Dad.  In fact fewer and fewer airlines are even accepting big dogs for carriage.   So Dad goes on these trips solo.

At the beginning of the month, a snow storm was forecast for the weekend.  Dad saw no good reason to stay in Atlanta if it was going to snow, especially, since he could get to the Florida Keys very easily.  So he made the easy decision to take a quick hop to Key West.

On Friday, Dad jumped a flight heading south.  The flight into Key West was almost empty.  The lack of passengers on a Friday evening struck him as odd.  He know there had to be a reason.

The plane arrived in Key West just after sun down.  The few  passengers walked out in the open towards the terminal.

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Hello Argentina!!!

Heidi and Hudo have finally  made it to Argentina.  She has already been to Patagonia and is now driving back to B.A.

On the Road Again…

Hudo is back on the road again, finally having his engine running smoothly.  Heidi is doing well also.

Hudo's First Day Back on the Job

Hudo’s First Day Back on the Job

They headed up to the waterfalls at Santa del Loja, but as Heide writes, it was “flippin’ cold” up there.

Santa del Loja

So cold the Hudo would not turn over in the morning, but then who really enjoys getting up at -4 degrees C and running around?  But every cloud has a silver lining, yes? Read More…

Onwards through Chile

Hudo has finally been reassembled, and is ready for a shake-down. Heidi writes that Hudo performed well on his first outing. She is happy to finally have brakes again. The rattling noise in the engine that persisted since Charlotte, USA is gone. All this is thanks Read More…

Santiago, Chile

Heidi is still sight seeing in Chile, while Hudo gets over his engine flu.

 

Hudo Having Heavy Work Done Down South

Still in Valparaiso Chile, Heidi has been getting her hands dirty again, as Hudo’s engine is undergoing a heavy overhaul.

Engine