Van-camping in northern China near Jian amid the valley of tombs at Wandu Mountain City: the capital of the ancient Korean Koguryo kingdom.
Sailing south by passenger ship across Lake Nasser - up the Nile to the border port of Wadi Halfa in Sudan can be an arduous, but memorable journey.
Victoria Falls - the largest waterfall in the world - is impressive, even in the dry season. In fact, the views are better as the falls aren't obscured by mist.
Read this before you hit the road. It could save you some stress. Backpacking travel advice by an expert nomad traveling across the planet, since 1988.