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Location | Northing | Easting | Facilities |
---|---|---|---|

Johannesburg | S26°02'59.2" | E 28°01'1.3" | |

Orange Grove Hotel, Chinhoyi | S 17°21'30.1" | E 30°11'0.5" | SH TF LO |

Forest Inn, Mkushi | S 13°43'19.6" | E 29°9'25.2" | SH TF BC FM LI CO |

Kapishya, Shiwa Ngandu | S 11°10'10.5" | E 31°35'59.9" | SH! TL BC FM CO LO |

Riverside campsite, Iringa | S 7°47'50.9" | E 35°47'47.1" | SH TL BC LI |

Masai campsite, Arusha | S 3°23'6.3" | E 36°43'12.9" | SH TF BC FM LI CO |

Bomen Hotel, Isiolo | N 0°21'48.3" | E 37°35'1.3" | AM SH TF BC FB |

Abdul #2 campsite, Marsabit NP | N 2°19'12.6" | E 37°59'37.2" | SC TL CO |

Bush near Yavello, Yavello | N 4°32'22.3" | E 38°15'45.5" | nil |

Wabe Shebele #2 Hotel, Lake Awasa | N 7°2'55.6" | E 38°27'34.1" | TL BC |

Beke Mola Hotel, Langano | N 7°32'55.4" | E 38°41'3.1" | SH TF BC FB LO |

Sanford English School, Addis Ababa | N 9°2'9.2" | E 38°46'21.1" | |

Bush in Jemmu Valley | N 9°54'47.3" | E 38°55'30" | nil |

Helen Hotel, Debre Birhan | N 9°41'1.4" | E 39°32'28.7" | AB SC TF BC FB |

Bekele Mola Hotel, Nazret | N 8°31'57.8" | E 39°17'37.7" | AM SC TF BC |

Hippo campsite, Awash NP | N 8°50'51.7" | E 40°0'17" | nil |

Auberge du Palmeriae, Dikhil | N 11°6'25.5" | E 42°22'27.1" | AB SC TF BC FB |

Dittilou Tourist Camp, Forêt du Day | N 11°46'51.6" | E 42°41'34.2" | SC TL |

Bush near Tadjoura | N 11°34'37.1" | E 42°30'35.2" | nil |

Menelik Hotel, Djibouti city | N 11°35'42.2" | E 43°8'47.9" | AG SH TF BC FM |

Total Garage, Logia | N 11°39'17" | E 40°57'23.2" | TL BC |

Bush near Lake Heyk | N 11°20'17.1" | E 39°41'27.8" | nil |

Seven Olives Hotel, Lalibela | N 12°2'7.6" | E 39°2'50.3" | SH TF BC FB |

Gorgora Hotel, Gorgora | N 12°14'18.9" | E 37°18'4.9" | AM SH TF BC FB |

Sankaba campsite, Simien | N 13°13'55.6" | E 38°2'16.4" | TL LI |

Tana Hotel, Bahir Dar | N 11°36'11.4" | E 37°23'40.5" | SH TF BC FM LI CO |

Bush near River Anger | N 9°41'45.6" | E 36°38'11.6" | nil |

Wanza Hotel, Addis Ababa | N 9°0'21.4" | E 38°46'8" | AM SH TF BC |

Hilton Hotel, Addis Ababa | N 9°1'8.7" | E 38°45'52" | AG SH TF BC FG |

Bush near Bedele | N 8°21'34" | E 36°13'44" | nil |

Bush near Gambela | N 8°9'34.2" | E 34°35'8.1" | nil |

Ghibe Hotel, Jima | N 7°40'30" | E 36°50'6.6" | AM SH TF BC FM |

Nechisar river camp, Nechisar NP | N 5°59'49.1" | E 37°34'20.9" | nil |

Bush in Nechisar Plains | N 5°57'59.8" | E 37°39'22.6" | nil |

Wabe Shebele, Wondo Genet | N 7°5'0.9" | E 38°38'14.7" | SH TF BC LI CO |

Bush near Robe | N 7°10'22.2" | E 39°58'34.7" | nil |

Bush on Sanetti Plateau | N 6°53'21.1" | E 39°54'34.1" | nil |

Bush near Negele | N 5°17'52.7" | E 39°39'21.2" | TL |

Beke Mola Hotel, Moyale | N 3°32'41" | E 39°2'55.8" | AM SH TF BC |

Abdul #2 campsite, Marsabit NP | N 2°19'12.6" | E 37°59'37.2" | SC TL CO |

Timau River, Mt Kenya | N 0°3'51.4" | E 37°13'27.5" | SH TF BC FM LI CO |

Riverside campsite, Iringa | S 7°47'50.9" | E 35°47'47.1" | SH TL BC LI |

Bush near Isoka | S 10°6'31.8" | E 32°40'40.5" | nil |

Horizon Hotel, Kabwe | S 14°26'27.5" | E 28°26'39.6" | AB SC TF BC FB |

Orange Grove Hotel, Chinhoyi | S 17°21'30.1" | E 30°11'0.5" | SH TF LO |

Johannesburg | S 26°02'59.2" | E 28°01'1.3" |

Facilities given where I have previously camped there - key to facilities

Location | Northing | Easting | Facilities | Description |
---|---|---|---|---|

Africo???, Arusha, Tanzania | S 3°22'2.6" | E 36°43'29.8" | Unknown | |

Andrews Motel, Lusaka, Zambia | S 15°28'47.4" | E 28°15'28.1" | SH TF BC FM LO | Campsite next to good hotel |

Badeco ??? Hotel, Msata, Tanzania | S 6°20'0.8" | E 38°23'22.5" | Campsite next to hotel | |

Caves Motel, Chinhoyi, Zimbabwe | S 17°21'23.9" | E 30°7'43.7" | Campsite next to hotel | |

Clouds End Hotel, Louis Trichardt, SA | S 23°0'37.1" | E 29°55'35.8" | Campsite next to good hotel | |

Coffee, Lembeni, Tanzania | S 3°27'28.6" | E 37°32'7.2" | Unknown | |

Eagle Nest Lodge, Kariba, Zambia | S 16°32'8.6" | E 28°43'44.6" | SH TF BC FM LI CO | Nice place to stay |

Estate ???, Mikumi, Tanzania | S 7°24'26.1" | E 36°58'22.3" | Unknown | |

Eureka, Lusaka, Zambia | S 15°30'15.3" | E 28°15'34.7" | SC TF BC | Good facilities |

Fringi???, Lusaka, Zambia | S 15°0'22.6" | E 28°9'16.9" | Campsite next to hotel | |

Genesis, Mikumi, Tanzania | S 7°23'51.3" | E 36°59'46.5" | Unknown | |

Karoi, Karoi, Zimbabwe | S 16°49'14.7" | E 29°41'22.5" | Unknown | |

Kasanka NP, Kasanka, Zambia | S 12°29'49.5" | E 30°4'51.3" | SC TL | Typical national park |

Kilime???, Arusha, Tanzania | S 3°20'36.6" | E 36°38'42.3" | Unknown | |

Kisola???, Iringa, Tanzania | S 8°8'16.9" | E 35°24'36" | Reportedly good | |

Kundalila Falls, Kundalila, Zambia | S 13°4'12.7" | E 30°38'0.6" | Unknown | |

Lake Assal, Lake Assal, Djibouti | N 11°31'36" | E 42°29'0.9" | Unknown | |

Lion & Elephant Hotel, Bubi, Zimbabwe | S 21°42'25.7" | E 30°29'59.8" | Campsite next to hotel | |

Lwamba, Nakonde, Zambia | S 9°21'6.7" | E 32°44'58" | TL BC CO | OK for transit |

Melela???, Morogoro, Tanzania | S 6°58'16.2" | E 37°16'55.7" | Unknown | |

Menagesha-Suba FR, Addis Ababa, Ethiopia | N 8°57'50" | E 38°32'35.3" | Water tap only | Typical national park |

Messina, Messina, SA | S 22°21'33.8" | E 30°2'2.3" | Unknown | |

Mikumi NP, Mikumi, Tanzania | S 7°20'55.9" | E 37°8'6.5" | TL | Outrageously expensive |

Mountain ???, Mombo, Tanzania | S 5°9'47.6" | E 38°27'30.4" | Unknown | |

(not named), Nakonde, Zambia | S 9°21'10.7" | E 32°43'26.3" | TL CO | Appears abandoned |

Namanga, Namanga, Kenya | S 2°32'39.8" | E 36°47'20.2" | Unknown | |

Naromo???, Mt Kenya, Kenya | S 0°15'6.7" | E 37°0'45.4" | Unknown | |

Oldoin???, Namanga, Kenya | S 2°28'27.3" | E 36°50'33.3" | Unknown | |

O. N. A., Namanga, Kenya | S 2°31'58.8" | E 36°48'59.5" | Unknown | |

Otter Bay, Kafue, Zambia | S 15°52'51.6" | E 28°18'20.6" | Unknown | |

Pangan???, Same, Tanzania | S 4°37'12.4" | E 38°0'47.2" | Unknown | |

Rangel???, Mt Kenya, Kenya | N 0°17'27.9" | E 37°33'34.7" | Unknown | |

River Motel, Kafue, Zambia | S 15°48'21.2" | E 28°12'39.6" | Unknown | |

Spring???, Karoi, Zimbabwe | S 16°47'33.1" | E 29°39'3.5" | Unknown | |

Sweetwaters, Mkushi, Zambia | S 13°33'24.9" | E 29°38'50.6" | Reportedly good | |

Tanzanite Hotel, Arusha, Tanzania | S 3°22'9.1" | E 36°51'59.8" | Unknown |

Note: Where there are ???, this indicates that I noted the first 6 letters of the name as the GPS identification, but can't remember what the rest was!

1st turnoff to Masai campsite, Arusha, Tanzania | S 3°21'55.8" | E 36°42'25.8" |

2nd turnoff to Masai campsite, Arusha, Tanzania | S 3°22'37.4" | E 36°42'10.8" |

AG = Accommodation - Good

AM = Accommodation - Medium

AB = Accommodation - Bad

SH = Showers - Hot

SC = Showers - Cold

TF = Toilets - flush

TL = Toilets - long-drop

BC = Beers - cold

BW = Beers - warm

FG = Food - gourmet

FM = Food - average

FB = Food - basic

24 = 24 hour service

LI = Lighting provided

CO = Cover for rain

LO = part of Lodge / hotel

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