After five years travelling over 40,000 km across the continent, taking thousands of photographs and recording descriptions of his adventures and the people he met, Kazimierz Nowak left behind an exceptional record of African life in the thirties.
The ten-thousand kilometre trek was completed in 22-days, with Arkady Fiedler now hopeful his journey will inspire others to switch from gas guzzling SUVs to hybrid cars.
The most prestigious travel event in Poland, Kolosy awards real life action men and women from around the world for their incredible achievements.
She risks life and limb, and being collared by the long arm of the law to explore and capture in stunning photographs buildings long abandoned by people.
His grandfather was a renowned explorer, prolific writer and author of the film-inspiring book Squadron 303. But after taking 97 days to drive 15,176km across Africa in an electric car, Arkady Fiedler (jnr) is pretty impressive too. The First News went to meet him.