1. GUP Magazine - featuring Jason Florio’s portraits of village chiefs (alkalos) and elders, from our ‘A Short Walk in the Gambian Bush - 930km African odyssey' (2009)

    To read the full story about 'A Short Walk in the Gambian Bush' - our 2009 930km walk around The Gambia, West Africa - please scroll further down.

     
  2. Helen “do I have enough power?” camping on the roof of the chiefs compound, Sila Kounda, Senegal  © Jason Florio

    Our latest West Africa expedition: ‘River Gambia Expedition - 1044km source-sea African odyssey’

    To read the full story about 'A Short Walk in the Gambian Bush' - our 2009 930km walk around The Gambia, West Africa - please scroll further down.

     

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  4. We’re on the BBC - News in Pictures

    'From source to mouth, the River Gambia'

    Images © Jason Florio (and Helen Jones-Florio)

     
  5. Boat as Subject: Sebastião Salgado, Jason Florio, and More

    We’re honored to have Jason Florio’s fine art prints – images from both of our West Africa journeys – currently featured on Artsy.net: ‘Herouna Tonkara with his Horse‘ from ‘A Short Walk in the Gambian Bush-930km African odyssey‘ (2009) and ‘Swimming Horses‘ from the ‘River Gambia Expedition-1000km source-sea African odyssey‘ (2013) - See more at: River Gambia Expedition
    To read all about our 2009 930km walk around The Gambia, please scroll further down on this page, to get to the story and images from that journey.
     
  6. Jason Florio : Tabla Rasa Gallery, Brooklyn - group show ‘Equus’ - opening reception last night.

    The gallery took two pieces, after seeing Herouna (with his white horse) in Flo’s solo exhibition at Rush Arts/Corridor Gallery last month - one from our ‘A Short Walk in the Gambia Bush’, 2009, expedition and one from our very recent River Gambia Expedition. If you get a chance, check out the exhibit - there is some beautiful artwork on display.



    Image © Helen Jones-Florio

     
  7. Trunk Magazine - win three awards at the Society of Publication Designer Awards, 2013: including Silver Medal for ‘Travel’  images by Jason Florio


    '…and most significant, the silver medal for distinctive achievement in photography in the category of travel, food, and still life for There and Back Again,” Jason Florio's portrait series of Gambian chieftains' Trunk Mag

    Taken whilst on our *2009 'A Short Walk in the Gambian Bush-930km African odyssey' expedition.

    *Please scroll down and onto the following pages for road stories and images from the 2009 journey.

    Visit the new blog for our most recent journey: 'River Gambia Expedition - 1000km source-sea African odyssey

     
  8. Please visit the following link for everything:

    River Gambia Expedition - 1000km source to sea African odyssey

     
  9. Archive: Amazing Travel Stories.com - choose Helen’s piece about our 930km walk around The Gambia, West Africa, to feature on their site.

    Images by Jason Florio & Helen Jones-Florio

    See Florio’s award-winning portraits of village chiefs - ‘Alkalo’s’:

    http://www.floriophoto.com/#/projects/930km%20african%20odyssey/1/