The first time I got positive culture shock.
Military, puke and parties as we cycle along the Afghan border.
Cycling up to the Anzob tunnel in Tajikistan, also fondly known as the Tunnel of Death.
Ultimately, no one can tell you never to give up better than the voice inside your own head.
The story of cycling 500km across the Kyzylkum desert in Kazakhstan from Kuryk to Beyneu.
Cycling over the 2200m (7217ft) Goderdzi Pass in Georgia. I realised it was going to be difficult when I started pushing my bicycle through a river.
Stay in a hotel for a night and make packed lunches or sleep on a pier and eat like a king?
Cycling through and all over the Alps when I don’t really need to.