August 5, 2017

*Wrote the post below months ago but never got around to posting it. We have now cycled the entire length of Uzbekistan from West to East.*

Link to interactive route map for Uzbekistan here.

We have lived in Uzbekistan for 4 years (well, Matthew for 4 and Niamh for 3.......

July 23, 2017

Link to interactive route map for Uzbekistan here.

Exactly a week after arriving back to our home in Tashkent, we rolled out of the front gate, never to return.  We had rested fairly well, making sure that everything was in order to go off and wander the world for a few...

June 25, 2017

Link to interactive route map for Uzbekistan here.

We have recently arrived back to our nice air-conditioned house in the green and pleasant capital of Uzbekistan, Tashkent, after 10 days in the desert.

This was the second attempt at the western-most region of the countr...

July 28, 2016

Link to interactive route map for Turkey here.

It is with mixed feelings that I've just thrown my worldly possessions into a disposable bag for my flight to Kazakhstan. I leave early tomorrow morning having seen a lot of this currently rather troubled country.  I've cyc...

May 17, 2015

Bikes are feeling good. Riders are doing well, and the weather is perfect for training:

April 27, 2015

Our first day in the saddle on this tour will be June 15th, but it's good to know that the equipment is good to go. Getting things here to Uzbekistan is not easy.

This will be my first tour with a four pannier set up. I've had enough of the Bob trailer, and heavy back...

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Niamh & Matthew - We are teachers working internationally. We met in Togo, West Africa and most recently lived in Tashkent, Uzbekistan. We both love to travel and visit new places - especially by bike.

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