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The Kimberley (Western Australia) by 4WD

Kimberley Australia 4x4

  Spectacular area For tourist from overseas, 4WD hire in Australia is common practice as these vehicles are the best way to explore the more remote and spectacular areas of this huge country. Especially the Kimberley region in the northern part of Western Australia is famous for offering one of the best 4wd trips. If you plan to undertake a ... Read More »

Amphibious Jeep “Half-Safe” Co-Adventurer connects with

Carlin and I attching the propellor to the jeep drive-shaft prior to our crossing of the ocean strait between Honshu Island and Hokkaido, the northernmost  of Japan’s four major islands. The jeep leaked during the crossing so I spent several hours pumping the water out to keep us afloat. As we approached Hokkaido Carlin ran the jeep into submerge rocks.

  In mid July 2012, the Editor of received a kind email from Mr. Boye Lafayette De Mente, one of the co-adventurers on board the Amphibious Jeep called “Half-Safe”  during its leg of trip from Japan to Alaska. Mr. De Mente had read on brief info about the Amphibious Jeep “Half-Safe”.  The info there lacked some details and ... Read More »