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The End of the Road

And so it’s finished.  The full cycling adventure has come full circle and we have reached the end of the road.  On the 11th of July we arrived back in Trafalgar Square after almost 21,000km of pedalling.  Apologies for the delay

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Hats off to Panama

After our cheeky holiday in the Corn Islands it was time to get back to the serious business of cycling.  We headed south, passing huge cattle ranches and battling the heavy winds which sweep across the flat Nicaraguan landscape.  Despite

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Pistols, Priests and the Black Sauce

The Northern Triangle is the collective name for Guatemala, El Salvador and Honduras and it is considered to be one of the most violent regions on the planet.  Whilst Guatemala’s  tourist industry is flourishing, many travelers avoid El Salvador and

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Buena Onda

Buena Onda means good vibes in Spanish and Mazunte definitely has buena onda.  This pintsized Mexican fishing village is located down on the Pacific coast in the state of Oaxaca and owes quite a lot of its existence to sea

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Beaches, Creatures and a touch of Dengue

The ferry to the mainland carried us south of the Tropic of Cancer and we sure could tell.  The past month of Mexican cycling has been a bit of a crazy, sweaty fiesta.  The music is pumping, the atmosphere is

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Hammer Time! – a word from the Duracell Bunny

I was very honoured to be accepted onto Team Full Cycle for the trip down from L.A. to San Diego, even if that acceptance came in the form of a “WELCOME DINGLEBERRY” sign, held aloft in the LAX Arrivals Hall.

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The Duracell Bunny goes Stateside

After a lovely relaxing time with Jess’s family in Santa Barbara, we jumped back on the bikes and pedalled south towards Los Angeles.  It was great cycling with good bike paths, few hills and sweeping views out over the pacific. 

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California Dreaming

So the thesis is done and job interviews are over – it’s time to hit the road again.  Here is a little video about our travels in Central Asia. Making this video has got us all excited about getting back

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13,000km later…

10 punctures, 2 crashes, 3 ferries, 2 taxis, 2 trucks, 4 trains and over 13,000km of cycling later…and I had made it to Singapore in time for Christmas. Woohoo!!! What a feeling!  The final week of cycling was a bit

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Solo to Singapore

During the planning stage we had both agreed to try and learn some languages.  I volunteered to dust off my Spanish whilst Nick was much more enthusiastic.  He signed up to a Turkish course (taught in French as he was

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