Explorer Mikael Strandberg

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21st May 2010

Explorer Mikael Strandberg's activity

  1. July 2012
  2. Explorer Mikael Strandberg wrote a blog post Marriage offer with a 12 year old

    “She is almost white like you and she goes to school, so she is educated”"

  3. Explorer Mikael Strandberg wrote a blog post Expedition Yemen: Extreme Heat and the Bedu

    We needed Mabkhout, because through him we had, first of all, full protection and identity of his tribe, the Kel Shat."

  4. Explorer Mikael Strandberg wrote a blog post Expedition Yemen by Camel: Mission Accomplished!

    We had just passed through some of the most demanding terrain I have ever crossed and we were just a day off what we were sure was the end"

  5. June 2012
  6. Explorer Mikael Strandberg wrote a blog post There is electricity here...

    It’s 50 degrees Celsius and in the shade, it’s 43 degrees."

  7. Explorer Mikael Strandberg wrote a blog post Can it - the GPS - tell me where water is?

    From 6 days ago, we have now advanced."

  8. May 2012
  9. Explorer Mikael Strandberg wrote a blog post Yemen; The day after the great tragedy

    Let us kidnap you. Our government, or yours, will pay the ransom. You take half, we take half. You will get a nice vacation in our village. What do you think?"

  10. Explorer Mikael Strandberg wrote a blog post Gee, a Bomb just went off!

    I was sitting at a café called the Coffee Trader this morning, congratulating my wife for her success in getting her final papers into the examiners, when suddenly a big detonation occured and in great shock I wrote to her:"

  11. Explorer Mikael Strandberg wrote a blog post An Insight into tribal law and I am still stuck in Sanaa

    “Get inside!” shouted one of the bodyguards, Adnan, to us and Tanya and Benjamin got into the armoured jeep, but I took a chance and jumped up on the back of it together with more bodyguards and the sheiks security."

  12. Explorer Mikael Strandberg wrote a blog post “Two Yemeni friends of mine travelled back to Sanaa from Al Hudaydah the other day..."

    “Two Yemeni friends of mine travelled back to Sanaa from Al Hudaydah the other day..."

  13. May 2010
  14. Explorer Mikael Strandberg rated Climbing Mount Nyarigongo in Congo

  15. Explorer Mikael Strandberg reviewed Climbing Mount Nyarigongo in Congo in DR Congo

    “I hate this posting!” shouted one of the guards when we slogged through the first part of the climb, dense and wet bush, “I wanted to get a posting at the gorillas, where you don´t have to work as hard as this. Oh, no, I end up a…"