8000 km!

A short video of some moments that happened in the last 1000 km. From Kazakhstan to Thailand, from frozen fingers to sweating buckets all day long.

Kyrgyzstan: from fermented horse milk to fresh camel milk

Welcome to the land of nomads and mountains. No less than 94% of Kyrgyzstan is mountainous landscape with peaks reaching above 7000m and eternally covered with snow! We feast our…

6️⃣ months on the road & 7️⃣0️⃣0️⃣0️⃣ km on the same day!

We are 6 months on the road and cycled 7000 km. For those who like numbers:1️⃣4️⃣ Countries crossed! 🚴‍♀️🚴 A crazy amount of 6️⃣8️⃣7️⃣ cups of çay/tea thanks to Central…

Uzbekistan: land of golden smiles and selfies!

The land of honking cars, selfies, gold teeth, cotton balls, cows on the shoulder and waving people. Uzbekistan amazes us. We share the roads with overloaded Chevrolet vans and other…

The United Arab Emirates: a culture shock

Streets of Dubai

By boat to another world We take the ferry from Iran to cross the Persian Gulf to the United Arab Emirates. At 5 a.m. we are at the port because,…

The beating heart of the ancient Silk Road (Iran part 2)

We continue our journey through Iran and have now arrived about halfway across the country. Isfahan is an oasis in the desert and, with 1.8 million inhabitants, the third largest…

‘Welcome to Iran my friends’

Iran! A country we knew in advance that traveling was going to be a challenge. Getting a visa, no way to get money from an ATM, the climate, the rules….

Turkey (part 3): The road to Cappadocia and further east!

Tüz Gölü / Salt Lake We cycle further into central Turkey and are now in Central Anatolia. Tuz Gölü (literal translation = salt lake) is our first goal. On the…

Turkey (part 2): we are tong-tied!

Perhaps our speechlessness is also the reason why this blog has been so long in coming again! Read on and maybe you’ll be as amazed as we are…. After a…

Greece and Turkey: “We are not rich, but rich at heart”

WE ARE (VERY BRIEFLY) IN GREECE! We ride with a tailwind at high speed towards the Greek border. When we cross the bridge, the Bulgarian border post looms up first….