Tag: Cycle touring

The minor inconveniences of long term travel, a sacred mountain and the end of my time in China

*I’m still trying to reach my target of raising £5,000 for CLIC Sargent and Hope and Homes for Children. If you like what you read, please donate* I left you at the Maijishan grottoes, in the south of Gansu province at a temple in the mist. From there, I continued my journey, drifting into Shanxxi province towards its capital,…

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Cycling companions, an abandoned Silk Road settlement, the end of the Great Wall, the infectious serenity of monks and a temple shrouded in mist

*I’m now just a boat ride away from Japan, and still trying to reach my target of raising £5,000 for CLIC Sargent and Hope and Homes for Children. If you like what you read, please donate* Where do I start? It’s been over two months and well over 2000km since my last update. I’m in…

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Sandstorms and scorpions

*I’m now more than halfway to my destination, and still trying to reach my target of raising £5,000 for CLIC Sargent and Hope and Homes for Children. If you like what you read, please donate* [This post should have been released two weeks ago but after contact with a professional journalist, who gave me the…

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