Pics / Vids
December 19, 2016
A Scotsman, a Swiss man, two Swedes, a Belgian, a Dutch and an English girl walk into a bar.
Sounds like the start of a bad joke.
It was actually what happened the other night in a hostel we were staying at.
Chance brought us together for one night. The next day we’d go...
December 9, 2016
We made it!
Leg two of the round the world cycle complete: Orlando, Florida -> San Diego, California. In the context of the world, this is how it looks.
All the way across the third biggest country in the world (by square km), powered by nothing but our own two legs. No...
December 3, 2016
What happens in Vegas stays in Vegas - but we just had to share this with our friends and family:
WE GOT MARRIED IN VEGAS!
It was crazy.
It was spur of the moment.
It was rash.
But you only live once!
We celebrated in town, then headed out the famous Vegas sign for a picture...
November 26, 2016
Imagine riding a gym bike in your shower, with the water as cold as it will go.
Now tilt your head back and stare into the shower head letting the water hit your face, but keeping your eyes open. Keep doing this for around 70 minutes, and you’ll have an idea how it was...
November 16, 2016
It’s been a while since our last blog – we’ve not been able to write as we’ve been too busy rioting outside Trump Tower…
Not really – we’ve been hammering out miles on the bike. Since we last wrote we’ve covered 936 km, all in Texas, about 90% of which has been in the d...
November 7, 2016
What’s the first thing you think of when someone says Texas?
We had a brainstorm, and came up with:
From now on, we’ll probably think of Carol.
Carol is one of the most inspirational people we’ve met....
November 1, 2016
In shops, on houses, clothes, walls, in restaurants. This symbol. It’s called the Fleur de Lis.
You can see it all across the Southern States. We flew through Alabama and Mississippi spending only a day in each state, so we’ve focused the majority of thi...
October 24, 2016
Isn’t it funny how a chance meeting or conversation can potentially change the whole course of your life?
This adventure came about because of a chance meeting with a friend, who told us of their colleague who'd just returned from a similar trip. See here.
October 17, 2016
Cycling out of Orlando airport, this is one of the first signs we passed, hung up outside a front gate:
“Trespassers will be used for target practice, thieves will be shot on sight”
Other signs spotted outside houses on the first day include:
- “We don’t call 911 here” (f...
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Central Asia (3)
New Zealand (4)
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