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DINING WITH DESPOTS

DINING WITH DESPOTS

A young Eddie Frank, with wanderlust in his heart and a fire in his belly, found himself in Munich buying surplus German Army trucks with the outrageous plan to transport them all the way to West Africa.

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10 INTERESTING FACTS ABOUT MONGOLIA

10 INTERESTING FACTS ABOUT MONGOLIA

From Genghis Khan to eagle hunters and spectacular wildlife, Mongolia is full of interesting factoids.

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TUSKER LEGACY TIMELINE: HANDCRAFTED ADVENTURE

TUSKER LEGACY TIMELINE: HANDCRAFTED ADVENTURE

Experience Tusker’s 40 year legacy through a new interactive timeline, moving from Eddie’s first Sahara crossing to Tusker’s latest adventures.

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BORDER GAMES WITH EDDIE FRANK

BORDER GAMES WITH EDDIE FRANK

In 40 years of travel across Africa, how has Eddie never failed to cross a border? Put on your game face and dig for your kwachas.

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MANNA FROM HEAVEN

MANNA FROM HEAVEN

Cargo cults worship the Gods of War. Sometimes when people encounter advanced technology they can’t comprehend; it becomes part of their religion.

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