I’m currently in Kinshasa and really enjoying it here. It’s a busy city in complete contrast to Brazzaville just over the river.
I’ve been planning the next part of the trip – a route to get me to east Africa….here it is:

(Link to large map of planned route across DRC on everytrail)

(I’m waiting for a parcel of bike bits to arrive so hopefully I’ll get chance to write about the journey from Cameroon through Gabon and the Republic of Congo before I start on the bike again.)