Over a year in retrospect: 20 entries of South American countries. The photos with short explanation provides a compact travelogue.
The bottomline of cycling in wintry conditions is much about staying warm, ending the day in a soothing manner and balancing cold and hardship with a counterpart. Am I willing to replace my need for solitude with coming closer to locals and gaucho’s?
Having cycled thousands of kilometers in dull environment I’d set my final destination to Filadelfia. Here I want to rest and work at a Mennonite farm. And this is what I do.
For some occult reason I had given my dad a woolen thermal shirt, woolen socks and a fleece sleeping bag liner when he visited me in the Atacama desert. While […]
Beauty still grabs me, colder temperatures wraps around my body, enjoyment controls the ride, and all of this I keep as my guiding line to continue further south on Ruta 40.
How fun is cycling through Patagonia in winter? I started with crisp autumn weather and kept continuing until the cold, rain and snow hit me. Then it hit me hard!
You know that feeling; when everything falls together, in the right proportions, on the correct timings, in quantities nicely chopped to swallow it whole but preferring to chew, chew, and chew on. Perhaps a tiny thing is sometimes bothering, if only the thought that I make way too many photo’s!
On to the 50,000 kilometer Let’s get this weblog more clear. After over 40,000 kilometer and 4 years on the road (mostly, as I have been home in The Netherlands […]
It must be because he had recognized me as a shepherd. A shepherd of piglet. He, an attractive Argentinean man a copy of an artistic talib, his beard more than […]
Comfortable Owl’s smile What do I know about Brazil? That they are the creators of the toe-slipper brand Havaianas and Ipanema, though I take with me Lowa mountain wear shoes. […]