Heading Home – Part 1

So it’s been a little while since my last update. I’d put this down to a mixture of excitement of being home and post-exped lazyness. I wasn’t actually going to post the details of my return journey as it wasn’t really part of the expedition...

Decision made

So i’ve spent the past weeks since announcing my ‘U-turn‘ and leaving Istanbul thinking about my next move. I back tracked through Turkey and Bulgaria and into Serbia. I ‘m currently back in Belgrade staying with friends while i work out my...

U-Turn

So I had set off to pedal most of the way to Iran along the Black Sea coast before heading back to Istanbul via Bus once i had received confirmation of my LOI’s (Letter of Invitation) to get my visas. With my LOI’s almost 2 weeks late I began to worry. Why hadn’t I...

Guns and Bakers

I left Istanbul and headed for the coast and the weather was miserable. Visibility was poor and thick mist hung in the air covering everything with moisture. I quickly came to realise that i wasn’t as unfit as i had previously thought – just a little podgy round the...

2 Month Hiatus

It’s been a few weeks since i did a  real update so in between important skype calls and drafting emails i thought i’d write a quick post. My time in Belgrade had to come to an end at some point. The need to get back on the road was growing ever greater. I...