We love mountains

My thoughts and experiences cycling, snowboarding and travelling around the world

First day of splitboarding in Andes

 Last week we finally got the snow boards on and had a good day tour in the high Andes. We started at Los Penitentes and then head upto about 4000m. … Continue reading

July 30, 2013 · 2 Comments

Crossing into Bolivia

A rather unexpected twist to our snowboarding trip was ending up in the Altiplano of Bolivia. Our 3 day tour to enter the country was spectacular. We saw lagunas of … Continue reading

July 30, 2013 · Leave a comment

Northern Chile

After our first attempt at snowboarding being a little thin on the snow, we decided the best thing to do was head north and wait for an improvement. This being … Continue reading

July 29, 2013 · Leave a comment


I liked Santiago a lot it is a busy, friendly genuine feeling place. The large number of universities gives it a lively feel. When first arriving there we arose from … Continue reading

July 26, 2013 · Leave a comment

Mendoza, Argentina

After an epicly long bus journey from BA to Mendoza. We relaxed in a funky hostel offering great free breakfasts and a free glass of wine or two each evening. … Continue reading

July 22, 2013 · Leave a comment

Istanbul, London, New York and Buenos Aries in 5 days

We have been travelling a lot. In 5 days we have visited 4 continents and 4 iconic cities.  We flew Istanbul to London after finishing our cycleride. We then swapped … Continue reading

July 22, 2013 · Leave a comment

We made it to Istanbul by bike!

After 30 days straight with no rest and 3000km of cycling, since we left France we have finally arrived in Istanbul. In hindsight we should have had a day off … Continue reading

July 18, 2013 · Leave a comment

Greece Lightning

We made it into Greece a few days ago and have now arrived at Kavala. It has been such a freiendly country so far. It makes you realise how they … Continue reading

July 9, 2013 · Leave a comment

Cycle touring Albania

We have made it as far as Albania, it is an interesting country hugely different from even its neighbours Montenegro and Macedonia. It is kind of how you would expect … Continue reading

July 4, 2013 · Leave a comment
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