Week 95. Tilcara to Cafayate. Biking in Argentinia.

Prayer flags. Red flags, in all sizes, blowing in the wind. Drawing attention from afar to little, neglected or big, beautiful decorated shrines. Often with an area to sit, relax or even BBQ. We have seen many of these since passing the border of Argentina and were wondering to whom they were dedicated. Gauchito Gil, […]

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Week 91. Ancoraimes to Konani. Visiting La Paz. Biking in Bolivia.

14th till 20th of July 2019. Have you ever been in a cable car (teleferique) with your bike? Stay tuned to find out about the do and especially the don’ts. After the rocky border crossing into Bolivia of last week and the first nights in a new country, where there are no visible differences yet […]

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Week 89. Cusco to Llachon. Rainbow mountain. Biking in Peru.

30th of June till 6th of July 2019. Time. They say that time flies when you are getting older because you are lacking new impressions. That you are repeating what you have done before, making it one blur for your brain with as a result that your brain is saying to you: this year passed […]

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Week 88. From Carrizales to Cusco. Biking in Peru.

23rd till 29th of June 2019. Wake up call. Sunday morning is waking up with trucks speeding passed at a distance of less than 5 meters, but with a beautiful view of snow-capped mountains at the other side. Sleeping at the cliff on the only flat piece of land, next to the restaurant. Even if […]

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Week 86. San Francisco to Santa Maria. Biking in Peru.

9th till 15th of June 2019. Expectations. Do you also still presume how a town will look or how food will taste? We love to be surprised and we don’t mind to sleep at an other location almost every night, in our tent or between walls, but what me still makes me wonder is why […]

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Week 85. Huancayo to San Francisco. Biking in Peru.

2nd till 8th of June 2019. Flying high again. Do you know the phenomenon when you start with something new/different you first go through the euphoric phase, followed by the a low after which you should climb out of it and reach a higher level of experience/contentment? They even have a name for it: the […]

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Week 84. Huanuco to Huancayo. Biking in Peru.

26th of May till 1st of June 2019. Earthquake. The experience of being shaken out of your bed at 2:40 is something not to be repeated. To realize in the middle of your REM sleep that the movement of your bed is not due to too much alcohol (as we only had two glasses of […]

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