Bike Touring

Bike Touring, Interview

Adventurer Cartoonist Tegan Phillips Shares Her Best Packing Tips for a Solo Bicycle Tour

I’m Tegan, a 25-year old adventurer/cartoonist from Cape Town, South Africa. A few years ago, I was kind of headed into a career as a lawyer when fate threw me on a solo bicycle trip from Bristol to southern Spain. I recorded the trip in a cartoon blog, which mostly […]

March 21, 2018 × 0 comments

Bike Touring, Interview

The Founders of Bicycle Traveler Magazine Share How They Pack After Years on the Road

I’m Grace Johnson from Seattle, U.S.A. and my husband Paul Jeurissen is Dutch. Years earlier my younger brother went on a bike trip with his Boy Scout club. Being a smug older sister, I figured if he could do it – it couldn’t be that difficult… So when my parents […]

March 5, 2018 × 0 comments

Bike Touring, Interview

Nancy from Family On Bikes Shares How to Pack For a Bike Tour with Children

Meet the Vogel family, composed of Nancy and John, and their twins Davy and Daryl who now hold the world record as the youngest people to cycle the length of the Americas. Family On Bikes, as they call themselves, rode their bicycles over 17,000 miles from Alaska to Argentina. They […]

February 1, 2018 × 0 comments

Bike Touring, Interview, Trekking

Adventurer Andrew Siess Explains How to Cycle and Walk Around the World on a Tiny Budget

Name is Andrew Siess from St. Paul Minnesota, USA. Right now, I am in Saint Paul, Minnesota working construction jobs until adventure season starts in a month. Favorite activities are kickball, biking, canoeing, urban exploring, busking, going to the BWCA. I’m a stubborn, laid back, serious, joking, hard working, and […]

November 8, 2017 × 0 comments

Bike Touring, Interview

Adventurer Ben Page Shares Everything About His Three-year Bikepacking Ride Around the World

I’m Ben Page and I’m a mid twenties adventurer and film-maker from the UK. I’ve just arrived home (last week!) from a three-year bikepacking ride around the world, which took me across five continents and with a balmy temperature variation between -40C and +53C! I’d dreamt up the idea for […]

October 6, 2017 × 3 comments

Bike Touring, Interview

This Adventure Cyclist Couple Have Visited More Than 50 Countries – Here Are Their Best Bikepacking Tips

I am Ed Shoote and along with my wife Marion, we are adventure cyclists and bloggers on Our website is all about our adventures riding bikes and split board touring through mountains all around the world. We love huge fans of bikepacking and traveling by bike and we have […]

September 13, 2017 × 0 comments

Bike Touring, Interview

Why It’s Important to Experience the World and Meet People From Different Cultures

We are both designers based out of Austin, TX. Olivia is a Product Designer with a passion for textiles and patterns and Eric is a Graphic Designer who specializes in illustration. We both love the outdoors and art, and strive to spend our free time doing one of the two. […]

September 13, 2017 × 0 comments

Bike Touring, Interview

This German Cyclist Couple Goes Home After Spending 5 Years on the Road

5 years ago, German couple Franzi and Jona from Tales On Tires quit their jobs to travel the world. It’s now time for them to return home to Germany for the first time in 5 years! In this interview, Franzi and Jona share their experiences from travelling the world. Learn […]

September 13, 2017 × 0 comments

Bike Touring, Interview

Solo Female Cyclist Jaimi Wilson Shares Her Best Tips After Cycling Half Way Around the World

My name is Jaimi Wilson. I am from England and I am currently in Australia…about half way through cycling around the world. How and why did you get into cycle adventuring? I’ve always been into sports and have done many competitions/challenges over the years so that aspect was nothing new […]

August 24, 2017 × 6 comments

Bike Touring, Interview

This Retired Canadian Couple Has Traveled by Bike in the Americas For Years

Candian couple Charles and Denise have been into bike trips since they meet each other 18 years ago. Now they are retired, but that doesn’t mean things have slowed down. After Charles and Denise retired, they have traveled by bike in Americas for a total of 2 1/2 years. In […]

August 14, 2017 × 1 comment