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lewi blake

A natural born adventurer, Lewi Blake has spent 8 of the last 10 years travelling around the world in search of adventure.

Whether it’s hiking into the unknown wilderness, camping in -20 degrees Celsius or climbing over snowcapped mountains with his bicycle, Lewi enjoys venturing to the most remote corners of the world.

In 2023, he’ll be setting out on his biggest journey yet, a solo journey cycling trip across Africa.

He’ll be documenting his journey on YouTube, Instagram and this website as he travels through more than 13 countries.

Featured Films

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Thought after crossing South Africa

Thoughts After Crossing South Africa

Thoughts after crossing south africa my experience in south africa I’ve crossed over the border into Namibia and thought it would be good to reflect …

robbed in Africa

I Was Robbed On Day 3 (Bike Tour Of Africa)

I was robbed on day 3 (Bike tour in africa) Leaving cape town As I wrote in my last post, I was a little nervous …

My thoughts before a year-long bike tour of Africa

My Thoughts Before Starting A Year-Long Bike Tour Of Africa

My ThoughtsBefore Starting A Year-long bike tour of africa The Journey Begins Now Today is the 17th of February and it’s the day that I …

cycle across africa

My Plan to Cycle Across Africa in 2023

my plan tocycle across africa (2023) location Africa distance 21,000+km When February 2023 unpaved 80% countries 13+ In February 2023, I’ll be setting out on …

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