QuickPeek: Flat. Headwind. Good Highway. Shit highway.
After the unplanned extension to our rest at Sonia’s place, we decided to head out today. We wanted to get into the rhythm of riding regularly and also try to get to a reasonable place to try and extend my… Continue Reading →
QuickPeek: Flat. Head winds. Bike lanes!!
I slept in late yesterday after finishing up the TV Series and I was happy to sleep in for a few more hours in the morning. This being a Monday, Valmique had to head to work and he stumbled out… Continue Reading →
QuickPeek: Rest Day. Endless TV.
Valmique was a really wonderful host, he was super friendly and let us feel at home and shared food and stories of Minas Gerais. In the evening, he made a traditional soup from his hometown and it was absolutely smashing…… Continue Reading →
QuickPeek: Rain, Flat. Bike Lanes!
So I realised as I was going to sleep yesterday that officially I had just crossed over the Tropic of Capricon!! Well, That’s nice! Will be back up this way again I reckon… The place we were at was a… Continue Reading →
QuickPeek: Sunny. Cool Breeze. Flat + Downhill. Out of Shape.
After postponing a few times, we finally decided to put the foot (or the pedal) down and make a move. I have few days left on my visa and though we decided not to mission it to the border, it… Continue Reading →
QuickPeek: Hanging out. Farm food. Dogs. Excellent people.
Hola Amigos, Hermanos y Todos!!! I AM BACK! I had an absolutely stunning time being back home. I met a lot of old friends and some I missed, and others I wish I had met more often. Either way, It… Continue Reading →
As I had commented earlier, Monywa gets a special mention. We had a couple of days to kill to fit in with an appointment with my Friend’s Mum and we scouted for places near Mandalay to explore. Monywa came up… Continue Reading →
Note, this information is valid as of April 2016, I am sure as time passes, the schedules get more frequent and prices might get higher, but I hope the information remains reasonably relevant for future travellers. The route represented here… Continue Reading →
QuickPeek: Waterfall hunting. Rest.
We had this really nice hostel in Presidente Figueiredo and though our original plan was to head up North for a few days, we decided to spend a couple of days here to hang about. Turned out the plan was… Continue Reading →
QuickPeek: Short ride. Hot day. Nice hostel. Good food.
It was a nice place to sleep. As night fell the weather cooled down and I even needed to get my sleeping bag liner to keep my feet warm. I was up at 4 Am and tossed around and just… Continue Reading →