Life on the River

We pass small riverside settlements

Getting regular opportunities to swim

Helping to push when we grounded on sandbanks - this happened quite a bit on the first day as we're at the end of the dry season and the river is low. It's a welcome opportunity to cool down in the water.

Other river users

Other boats

and a chance to see the wildlife up close

Moored for the evening on a sandbank

The locals come over to for a closer look at these strange foreigners and their motorbike.

Nasulah breaks out the Rum

and we set up our tent as the sun goes down