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Cycling Central Asia – The Film

Sweaty, itchy beards. Pounding 45°C desert heat. Lung-implodingly high mountain passes. Cows in lime-green Ladas. More friendly kids than an extremely enthusiastic baseball coach could high-five in the busiest of baseball seasons, and so much more vodka than even the most serious Russian alcoholic could ever dream of consuming. Months of adventure whittled down to [...]

Tajikistan… Last of the Pamir tourists

Sardines, vodka and AK-47s. With the comforting burn of vodka coursing through my body (and a little bit dribbling through my beard) I was shoved out of the way as the soldier reached underneith the pillow on the bed we were sitting on, and, laughing, pulled out his AK-47. He handed it over to us [...]

Istanbul to Iran the movie

Istanbul to Iran Having had an amazing time seeing out the cold winter months in Istanbul, this is part two of our bike ride across Turkey. Banjo by Pete Guitar by Mary Turkish music by some Turkish guys in a restaurant in Istanbul Apologies for some of the dodgy audio quality

Wish you were here!

After a heavy session on the raki, Goat Peter stumbled into a very enthusiastic man brandishing a tentacled monster from the not-so deep It’s been a while since the last post… it’s been a while since we were last on the saddles. We’ve been enjoying a bit of a holiday in Crete with the folks [...]

Alpine Fresh

Surfing Munich. Surfers on the Eisbach stream running through the English Garden in Munich. A relaxing week with our mates Hanna and Bibo in Denklingen, Southern Germany, is coming to an end and we’re now making plans for our imminent trans-alp bike ride from Germany through Austria and into Italy. Having had a taster of [...]