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Day 600 (Nepal Day 26)

Life is still very good. The road continued along the mountainside for a while before descending to a river, wherefrom I tackled a massive climb for a couple of hours. 540 more words


The last days for summer rides.

The shorter days are here. Days when light is of a premium, precious and never to be wasted or taken for granted. Your horizons shrink. Short summer rides now repeated have become major treks when you need to be home by 3.00pm. 1,000 more words

Cycle Touring

Day 599 (Nepal Day 25)

I am having the time of my life! I am so happy I missed my turn a few days ago as I am now riding through such a beautiful part of the world. 367 more words


Day 598 (Nepal Day 24)

I think I might have just had my most enjoyable day so far in Nepal. I woke up refreshed and packed up camp slowly as the sun filtered through the trees and began to warm the day. 512 more words


A small paradise in Nicaragua

Our boat ride to Nicaragua turned out better than planned. We thought we’d go with one of these boats:

They look pretty nice like this but I’m not so sure about loading them with two fully loaded bicycles. 903 more words


Day 597 (Nepal Day 23)

I am so very relieved to be able to say that I have had a great day. It became clear that despite suffering through Giardia, I have retained the strength of my leg muscles. 530 more words


Chilling in Chiang Mai

Following the river from Lamphun, we rolled into Chiang Mai after the easy, flat 32km ride. Our home for our stay, the lovely, leafy Nat Len Guesthouse, is just outside the old city in a very quiet area (and they have a pool). 953 more words