Yves: the difference between a man and a woman traveling solo by bicycle in Iran

Cycling in South America is about as easy as it gets when it comes to interactions with men. It has been different! Here a Mirror View on this particular subject:

Africa Ivory Coast Nigeria

Waarom niet Nigeria?

Ergens laat in 2013: Er werd me gevraagd een stukje te schrijven voor ‘de Vakantiefietser’ over Afrika. Ik heb me suf geschaafd aan de tekst, zodat deze niet te ‘stoer’ zou zijn, maar dat was ‘ie toch net wel. Jammer. Zie hier het resultaat:


Nigeria III

Fear is nothing more than a negative stream of consciousness The Monk Who Sold His Ferrari

From Benin City to Abakaliki I have to take the express highway. This is the most uninteresting way to travel and the most dangerous as well. By now I am really missing the dirt tracks and camping, this makes cycling through Nigeria an experience on its own. I can’t even perform my city skills, which are being the fastest.