The freshly married couple made their way to Africa via the Alps, the Balkans and the Middle East. An adventure tour and an extended honymoon. Breathtaking scenery, fascinating cultures and a host of challenging driving situations awaited them. On the road with them was their G-Class, lovingly christened the "Desert Cube". It was to be their means of transport, home and refuge in one over the coming months. "At times the roads in Mombasa were a greater obstacle than the off-road tracks in the savannah," Thorsten Kühn remembers with a smile.