Tag Archives: Environment

Mexico

Photos available here. For even more photos and news, check out our facebook page! Let’s start with the essential: Tacos. They are infinitely better in Mexico than in the US. The corn tortillas are tiny and bite-sized and you can … Continue reading

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What is Permaculture?

So what is the ‘perma’ in ‘permacyclists’ for? Permanent? Permafrost?” A question we hear fairly often actually. And then, when we reply, “No, Permaculture!” there is another small silence, this one a little awkward as if they’re trying to figure … Continue reading

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USA to Mexico

Photos available here And check out our new flashy video here! When we set out to travel overland from New York to Rio, I definitely worried about some things – drug cartels in Mexico, right-wing extremists in Colombia, Dengue and … Continue reading

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The US of A

Photos available here So long since our last update, I bet y’all thought we were dead!  No such luck, although we did come close to it.  Or no, that’s a bit overdramatic, and I shouldn’t speak for Annabelle.  But for … Continue reading

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Malawi

Photos available here As I write this, sitting on a bed in a hotel in Lilongwe, a massive thunderstorm is slowly gathering and crossing the city towards us, and the sky outside our window is a dark gray. We have … Continue reading

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Mozambique

Photos available here Practical information for cyclists is available here If we were a little relieved to be leaving South Africa, we weren’t quite ready for Mozambique… After a quick interlude of two days to cross Swaziland (a country which … Continue reading

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Western Cape

(Photos available here) Leaving Cape Town wasn’t as easy as we had expected in the end.  After ten months on the road with the south-westernmost city on the continent as our goal, we couldn’t quite tear ourselves away once we … Continue reading

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Uganda

(Photos pour l’Ouganda disponible ici) (Des infos pratiques pour les cyclistes sont disponibles ici) (Photos for Uganda are available here) (Practical information for cyclists available here) Borders make a difference.  Biking from Kenya into Uganda is like biking into a different … Continue reading

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