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How to Road Trip Around the World
How Rich and Amanda Ligato drove a VW van for 59,480 miles (95,724 kilometers) from California to Uganda via Tierra del Fuego, Argentina.

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Trekking into the Bwindi Impenetrable Forest in the Virunga Mountains at the three-way border between Rwanda, the Congo, and Uganda we hiked for hours searching for signs of the endangered mountain gorillas. In this war-torn region, we hired a group of soldiers to protect us from the guerillas who use the jungle as a base of operation.
—Amanda and Rich Ligato



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