Originally Posted by Blue Icebreaker
Awesome trip, I'm subscribed!
Question: when did you make this trip? I didn't notice the year anywhere. I'm asking because of Libya and Syria. How did you manage to go throughr? Was it before the conflicts erupted?
Yes, it was before the great changes started. Libya was still under control of Ghaddafi, Mubarak in Egypt etc. Libya meant 3 weeks waiting for the visa, the Syrian embassy in Cairo told me to go back home to apply for the visa
Funny people, these embassy folks. But that'll be part of the story ;-)