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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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blog Posts

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Thoughts After Crossing Namibia (By Bike)

Thoughts after crossing namibia (By Bike) Crossing the border into namibia After getting robbed in South Africa at the beginning of my journey, I never felt 100% …

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Held At GUNPOINT In The Middle Of The Night (Wild Camping Namibia)

Held at gunpoint in the middle of the night (wild camping namibia) Before I start, I just want to say that everyone I’ve met since …

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 …

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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 …

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