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Adventure Will Change Your Life The world sounded a scary place until I stepped out into it. Read »
Looking Back at Cycling Round the World So I quit real life and walked out into the glorious uncertainty of doing whatever the hell I wanted at 9 o'clock on a Monday morning. Read »
Meeting an Old Flame It was unsettling to see how memories and the biggest moments in our lives fade, in the end, to nothing. How long will it be before I have forgotten more about that journey than I remember? Read »
Guest Blog: Musings Before a Big Journey What I hadn't expected was that I'd feel quite so bored with the whole thing... Right now I'm just a person sitting in the pub talking about cycling round the world. Read »
A day in the life of a long distance cyclist Or should that be a life in the day of a long distance cyclist? For once you embark on a long journey time and distance all warp rather weirdly. Read »
Ten Things I Learned While Cycling Round the World Not including all the big, valuable lessons that long journeys in foreign land teach you (independence, humility, gratitude, sociability, flexibility, patience, self-confidence and so on), here are ten things I learned while cycling round the world: The Middle East was […] Read »
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