Photos of November Utah

It’s not been the easiest few days getting from Ely in Nevada across to Richfield in Utah. First it was horrendous headwinds, then a cozy warm pub that beckoned us…

Review of Nemo Obi 2P Lightweight Tent

Update: Having now completed my cycle through North and Central America, I figured it’s time for an update on how the tent fared over the 8 months. Looking back at…

Biking the South Downs Way

I had no plans for the weekend, but the forecast was for sunny skies. That idyllic English summer day that occurs so rarely! So whatever I chose to do it…

Review: MSR Pocket Rocket

Update This stove has been used extensively over the last eight months on my cycle from Canada to central America. I just wanted to say that this stove has worked…

Video of The Great Niger River Boat Trip

One of the highlights of my 20-month cycle ride through Africa, didn’t actually involve any cycling… it was in fact, the two weeks spent paddling a locally-made wooden pirogue (fisherman’s…

Clothing Review

These reviews are of the clothes I used during the 25,000km Take On Africa bike ride to Cape Town. Keen shoes – Targhee II I just love Keen shoes! These lasted…

Camping on the Niger River

Camping Equipment Review

The following is a review of the main items camping equipment I used during my 25,000km Take On Africa bike ride to Cape Town. Tent – MSR Hubba Hubba This…