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Monthly Archives: February 2012

Blog: “Drop Hide Lose”

We knew that shipping stuff to South America was surrounded by horror stores: parcels lost, returned to sender, and the inevitable long wait. We...

Blog: “Stir-idling-crazy”

Puerto Natales, 0km (Total 705Km cycled) Highlights: Sunny, no wind, steak, lentil stew, waiting, more lentil stew, more waiting, cake swapping and finding out that...

Blog: Weather beaten

Puerto Natales, Torres del Paine, Puerto Natales 8km (Total 705Km cycled) Highlights: Rain, snow, hail, wind, stunning views of Los Cuernos in Torres del Paine,...

Blog: “Battling with Mother Nature, and a wheely annoying surprise”

Porvenir, Punta Arenas, Puerto Natales 30th Jan - 4th Feb 2012. 60Km (Total 690Km cycled) Highlights: Steak, wind, broken spokes, veggie curry, cake and meeting...
wild camping kaitum 3gt tent

Review: “Hilleberg Kaitum 3GT”

We may not have used this tent for long, but with one week on Exmoor and two weeks in Tierra del Fuego, it's already...
Belle vista crossing tierra del fuego

Blog: “The Fuegian Road Less Travelled”

Rio Grande, Bellavista, Cameron, Porvenir 21/01/2012 - 30/01/2012. 322Km (Total 619Km cycled) Highlights: leaving Rio Grande, the flight of the condors, wind, guanacos, Chilean border...
broken sporks

Review: “Sporked”

This post is in homage to our friend Emily who is making her way from London eastwards around the world. The last time I...
katadyn pocket water filter

Review: Katadyn Pocket Filter

We drink a lot while cycling and at every opportunity we have, we refill our bottles. Pubs, farms and some cemeteries you can quite...
roman road

Roman Road

azub six off road

Single tracking



Many stop

Two stops

Sheep on the road