10,000 Miles!!

10,000 Miles!! After starting my ride in Bangkok about sixteen months ago I have reached another major mileage milestone. Ten thousand miles!! My ride has taken me through Thailand, Cambodia, Vietnam, Laos, Myanmar, India, Bangladesh and Nepal. I… Read More

I Decided to Stay in Bangladesh

After the events of last night I fully expected a night full of tossing and turning. I thought every noise would wake me from a sleep that was in reality just a disguised form of consciousness. But I… Read More

Bangladesh. Did I Make A Serious Mistake?

I left my hotel in Falakata, India in anticipation of making it into country number seven on my ride around the world. The roads in West Bengal are as good as any I have seen in the past… Read More

Why Am I Here And Not There?

It seems that border towns are funnels for bicycle tourists. More often than not I meet multiple long distance riders at or near borders. When I was near the Thailand/Myanmar border I ran into a number of long… Read More

I’m A Minimalist. How The Hell Did That Happen?

Have you ever thought about decreasing the clutter in your life? Becoming a minimalist? There are countless books, blogs and articles describing ways to achieve that goal. For me it just happened over time. I didn’t plan for… Read More