• One woman's quest to drive home
  • "Home is where the heart is." ~ Pliny the Elder
  • "What is homing? It is the instinct to return, to go to the place we remember. It is the ability to find, whether in dark or in daylight, ones's home place" ~ Clarissa Pinkola Estés
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Going Home to Africa with Dot

Follow a woman's quest to drive to her country of birth and childhood by driving from Europe across 20+ countries and approximately 20 000kms (12 000 miles) to reach it.

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If you enjoy adventure and want to be a part of this a donation or contribution will help make it happen and get listed as a contributor.


If you would like to help a girl in Zimbabwe get the education that she deserves and build a better future for her and the country.

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About Dot

Dot is Zimbabwean born and raised and having lived in Europe for almost 20 years she is on a quest to drive home through Africa.

As a woman, almost 60, many people think she is embarking on a fool's quest ... read more about Dot or subscribe to her Blog for more details.


Contribute to the Journey

Many people know that Dot doesn't often ask for help but she could do with yours!  If you believe in Dot's quest and would like to send her a contribution for a coffee or a bottle of something special, a fuel fill up or anything else she would be grateful!


Kusasa Scholarship Fund

Alongside my journey I've decided to raise funds for scholarships for girl's education in Zimbabwe, find out more about that here, to contribute to the Scholarship Fund please do so here.