Tag: cycling

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…

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…

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…

One Amazing Year!

Video montage of a year of bike travel

Laos (part 2): Cycling connects people

14-02-2023 – 15-03-2023 Welcome back to Laos We come from a very crowded and hectic Vietnam. We are the only ones at the border and there is only one booth…

Thailand: Hands pitch a tent, but only hearts can make it a home

11/20/2022 – 12/28/2022 After a short flight from freezing Kazakhstan, we arrive in the morning in sweltering Bangkok. We are relieved when we are reunited with our bicycle kits. As…

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.

Kazakhstan: an unplanned surprise. Extreme weather, endless roads and extraordinary people

Kazakhstan is the largest country in Central Asia! You can hardly imagine that in terms of surface area, the Netherlands occupies only 1.5% (!) of Kazakhstan’s territory, but has almost…

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…