Category: Touring

Adventures on and off the bike, all across the world.

ET in Kyrgyzstan: the next big tour

‘eh…Kazakhstan, you mean? Or Uzbekistan? Where’s Kyrgyz…uh…’ ‘Kyrgyzstan, yes, is in Central Asia. To the left of China and north of Tajikistan, if that helps.’ My idea of paradise is ….

Why do I travel on my bicycle?

Last November, when I took my bike around Sri Lanka, an arduous journey that left me with serious mental and physical bruises, there was one question I was frequently asked ….

Sri Lanka Day 2: a wild sheep chase

I woke up from a long and well deserved sleep at 11am. I cuddled muself a little more and finally headed out for brunch. I wanted to walk around the ….

Sri Lanka Day 1: The Colombo Striptease

‘The moon is made of some sort of dairy product, probably cottage cheese.’ – Nasseruddin Shah, Waiting(2015) I arrived in Colombo at 9pm. While I waited in the immigration line, the ….