3 years travel

3 Years Traveling

3 Years Traveling Today marks the end of  3 years traveling and the start of my 4th year on the road. What started as a one year sabbatical from my job as a Police Officer to cycle and hike around Tasmania and...
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The silly things we do

From La Paz I had two choices of ferry to the mainland. One ferry went overnight to the large coastal city of Matzalan, the other to the closer (and further north) destination of Topolobompo. I had a desire to ...

Paradise Found Bahía Concepción 

It was a hard place to leave, I thought to myself as I cycled away from this tropical paradise. For several days I essentially lived on a beach under a crude thatched roof shelter. Alternating between a visit t...
cycling baja

Cycling Baja Mexico

Cycling Baja is where my Mexican trip really began. I cycled past large Cardón Cactus and not much else on a quiet road with not a sound to be heard but the wind, not just any wind, a tailwind, the cyclists fri...

Bicycle Review Thorn Nomad Mk2

Thorn Nomad Mk2 The Thorn Nomad MK2 is my bike of choice for bicycle touring. I purchased the bike several years ago it was based, in part, on reviews from people on cycle touring blogs. Its now my turn to add...

Fairbanks to Tok

Random photo of typical scenery between Fairbanks and Tok The trip from Fairbanks to Tok was nothing more than a transit really with the promise of nothing really new or exciting in the scenery stakes. (more...

Cycle Touring North East Tasmania

Camp on top of Weldborough Pass Cycle Touring North East Tasmania was really just a transit for me between the Bay of Fires area and hiking The Walls of Jerusalem area of Tasmania. Despite the weather I loved...

Cycling around the Bay of Fires

The Bay of Fires in Tasmania has been noted as one of the nicest places in the world. Storms and sickness left me somewhat underwhelmed. Cycling Bay of Fires. I left Douglas Apsley National Park a bit late. T...

Freycinet National Park

Echidna Most people who visit Tasmania end up at Freycinet National Park. Most only stay a matter of minutes, some for days. For me it was a short visit, this time. (more…)...