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NZ by tandem day 3 Methven to Geraldine

A late start while we enjoyed coffee and pored over the map and wifi and came to the realisation that we wouldn’t be able to ride to everything we wanted to see. 296 more words


Back in the saddle(s): heading north from Bangkok

Sunday 22nd November

Miles: 49

We are back in the saddle(s)! We have 6 months to cycle around Thailand, Laos, Vietnam and Cambodia (and have worked a month on a beach somewhere into the time frame). 1,730 more words


NZ by tandem day 2 Darfield to Methven

After a good feed and good night’s rest we were ready to hit the road again – even with a steady drizzle it was still better than the headwinds of the day before. 311 more words


Lighting up for Christmas (with Billy Ocean and Showaddywaddy!)

When the going gets tough … there really is only one thing to do! Have a Christmas lights celebration – involving decorating a tandem for the festive season ahead, a ride out and Billy Ocean … oh and Showaddywaddy as well! 1,461 more words

Transporting our tandem bike from the UK to Bangkok: how we did it

1. Research tickets.

Two months before the planned departure date I began researching available tickets, plus airline policies when it came to transporting bikes/oversized luggage. We picked KLM Royal Swiss airlines as having both cheap tickets and a reasonable fee of €100 for tandem transport. 1,266 more words


Is it a bird? Is it a plane? No its Darce

It shouldn’t be hard for you to imagine what it feels like to have the world rushing past you, we have become a society that has 99 lives all crammed into one. 923 more words


Coffeeneuring No. 5 and No. 6: Weekends in Motion

We were busy on all of the weekends last month, taking advantage of October’s waning daylight and warm afternoons. That’s my introduction for this flashback post to rides a couple of weeks ago as I try to get caught up on my coffeeneuring reports. 882 more words