20.000 KM: The Power of a Bicycle

After passing the 20.000 km mark we realise that our home is close. But we feel the journey should continue in another way, also after we get home… We met…

Northern Norway: beauty between tunnels and under rainbows

And then we roll into Norway! But rolling soon turns to pedalling, as flat roads are a thing of the past. Up and down becomes the new mantra. A country…

Finnish Lapland: connected with people and nature

From the port city of Oulu, we cycle further north into the vast and sparsely populated Finnish Lapland. Finland’s northernmost region is as big as the Netherlands, Belgium and Switzerland…

The South of Finland: Land of a Thousand Lakes, or maybe 188.000?!

What we know about Finland before setting foot on land? Very little, actually. That it can get extremely cold in the winter (to be exact, the coldest ever recorded in…

Estonia: A bear in the forest…?

The border between Latvia and Estonia is not clearly marked, so we suddenly find ourselves in Estonia without fully realising it. The 23rd country! Still curious about other traditions, environments…

Latvia: in the middle of the biggest festival of the year!

Back in Europe! With a child’s wonder we feel the first freezing raindrops on our bare arms. In Southeast Asia the rain was warm, apparently we have forgotten how cold…

Singapore: the last metres of South East Asia!

Travel period from 14-06-2023 to 20-06-2023 Singapore is the most expensive city in the world to live in (along with New York). With 5.5 million people living in a small…

Malaysia: “The world is smaller than you think, and the people on it are more beautiful than you think”

Travel period from 11-05-2023 to 14-06-2023 Langkawi From Satun in Thailand we take the ferry to Langkawi in Malaysia. Langkawi is an archipelago of 99 islands in the Andaman Sea,…

1,5 years of cycling and one important message

A red line on a mapEach mile a story each pedal stroke a smile A line through different culturesUnder different skiesThrough mountains high and valleys low A line where kindness…

Southern Thailand: Heat waves, Eloy in hospital and New Year for the 4th time!

Travel period from 31-03-2023 to 11-05-2023 You are our heroes After Laos, Vietnam and Cambodia we are back in Thailand! After crossing the border, we happily (and a little disorientated…