Since I started planning, I've been buying things, like, a lot of things. All the things in that picture I did not own before I started planning the trip, except both cameras. It seemed ridiculous to me to be buying so much, but when this is everything I have to live on for the next … Continue reading Intro: The Gear
It was the three day ride back from Benidorm that sealed it in my head. It was certainly possible to do it, and I was determined to try. I'd had the idea of it germinating in my head for a while, that I could do a bigger ride. The lure of living on the bike … Continue reading Intro: Why am I doing it?
After almost 18 months of planning, saving and dreaming, I've left on my trip. I quit my job, left London, bought a new bike and set off last week. The plan is to ride from the UK to New Zealand, through Turkey, Kazakhstan, China, Pakistan, India, SE Asia and Australia, among other places. I'm riding … Continue reading Intro: WTF Am I Doing