Stats and Helpful Info

The following are some stats as well as some info that might be helpful to future travelers:


(Please note that the prices are relevant at the time that we traveled and should therefore be adjusted. The cost of the accommodation does not include some “freebies” like staying at friends or bushcamping, and the amount reflected is per couple per night)


Country :  Cameroon (Anglophone) or Cameroun (Francophone)


Dates:            18 June to 24 June  


Exchange rate:       R1.00 to 50 CFA


Number of Nights:    six


Distance traveled: 1191 km


Average distance per day:  170 km


Cost of Diesel: R10.90 per litre


Average fuel consumption:  7.59km per litre


Diesel used:  157litres


Worst Road/s:  … in Africa! -  Nguti to Ekok


Best Road/s:  all the other roads (excluding Douala)


Favourite new destination:  Limbe


Average cost of accommodation:  R266.67 per night


Number of Bushcamps:   nil


Cheapest Acommodation:  Limbe Botanical Gardens Guesthouse


Most enjoyable:  Park Hotel Miramar (great pool and DSTV)