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Ecuador has it all

Ecuador has it all

Ecuador is a rather small country but it covers everything from desert, coast, snow-covered peaks of the Andes and the ...
Yeah!!! Colombia at last and a new shock absorber

Yeah!!! Colombia at last and a new shock absorber

Not only words like beautiful sceneries, proud, happy, polite and very friendly people comes to mind when thinking about ...
Whoops!! I got my brain scanned by mistake in Panama City…

Whoops!! I got my brain scanned by mistake in Panama City…

We spent three weeks in Panama, which was two more than planned, I got my brain scanned by mistake, my shock absorber broke ...
Yeah!!! Back to Costa Rica and to our bikes

Yeah!!! Back to Costa Rica and to our bikes

After spending more than two months in Sweden and England  it was time to fly back to Costa Rica and to our bikes. So ...
Costa Rica – beaches, frogs, jungle and a few parasites

Costa Rica – beaches, frogs, jungle and a few parasites

Costa Rica has volcanoes, rainforest, beautiful beaches at both the Caribbean and the Pacific side. It has a rich colourful ...
A ‘little bit’ of bad luck in Nicaragua

A ‘little bit’ of bad luck in Nicaragua

In Nicaragua we had everything from beautiful beaches, fun dirt roads, broken bike, more parasites and lots of wonderful ...
Beautiful Honduras’ shocking homicide rates

Beautiful Honduras’ shocking homicide rates

 We spent three wonderful weeks in Honduras where we hiked through lush, dense and very green tropical rainforest full of ...
Weapons in every corner in El Salvador

Weapons in every corner in El Salvador

El Salvador is a tiny country in Central American with a reputation for having a high crime rate. It´s got the 4th highest ...
Colourful and beautiful Guatemala

Colourful and beautiful Guatemala

Another country with another culture, landscape, food, rules etc., etc. yes this has now started to become commonplace for ...
Belize – Smiles,  Reggae and Sunset

Belize – Smiles, Reggae and Sunset

Belize definitely a country worth visiting. Its colourful history has certainly given the country a diverse and rich ...
Mexico… we just loved it

Mexico… we just loved it

Mexico has certainly a diverse landscape, everything from cactus covered deserts to rainforest and dramatic mountains to ...
Chased by a horny bull in deep sand…

Chased by a horny bull in deep sand…

We rode about 2460 km (1530 miles) on Baja California in Mexico and we loved every minute of it. The scenery is beautiful ...
The ‘amazing’ and ‘awesome’ USA…

The ‘amazing’ and ‘awesome’ USA…

USA and its people might not have the best reputation around the world and our expectations were not very high. However, we ...
Canada – bears, glaciers, forest, forest, forest…

Canada – bears, glaciers, forest, forest, forest…

Canada is supposed to be famous for the Stanley cup, CN Tower, their Totem Poles, Celine Dion, maple syrup, Tim Hortons, ...
Alaska – space, tranquillity, bears….

Alaska – space, tranquillity, bears….

In Alaska, we were riding next to glaciers, camping with bears that were lurking around the tent, rode to the most northern ...
‘Crazy’ lovely India and Nepal

‘Crazy’ lovely India and Nepal

 India was the country where we rode on one of the highest motorable roads in the world, 5,602 m (18,380 ft), where I ...
Wow we crossed Myanmar/Burma overland

Wow we crossed Myanmar/Burma overland

Myanmar is probably one of the most exciting countries we have visited so far. It is one of the few countries left on earth ...
“Crisscrossing” Thailand….

“Crisscrossing” Thailand….

We arrived in Thailand on first of December by crossing the border at Poi Pet (Cambodia)/Aranyaprathet (Thailand). ...
The runaway from the mob in Cambodia

The runaway from the mob in Cambodia

We were a bit unlucky the first couple of days while entering and travelling in Cambodia. It already started at the border ...
Laos’ shocking history

Laos’ shocking history

Both Anders and me left China with mixed feelings. Though we were excited to get to Laos we were also sad to leave China ...
The escape from the racist guide

The escape from the racist guide

First a few words about Mongolia. We ended up spending a month in this vast and lovely country, which was very challenging ...
I poked a poor man in his eye

I poked a poor man in his eye

After we had enjoyed a magic evening at that beautiful lake Uureg muur up in the northwest of Mongolia, it was time to get ...
We conquered our fear…..

We conquered our fear…..

The day before we crossed the border to Mongolia we stopped in a little town called Kosh-Agach. When coming into the town I ...
I wish I had a hairy bum…

I wish I had a hairy bum…

I guess most of you who are following the blog have figured out by now that we, in the end, got our visas for Russia. This ...
When one door closes, another opens.

When one door closes, another opens.

(warning this text may contain strong language 😉 So after spending many hours border crossings in and out of Moldova we ...
So what has happened since the last blog post?

So what has happened since the last blog post?

The first of July we rode from Poland to Slovakia where the roads where full of potholes in all sizes. We crossed the border ...
Riding through Poland

Riding through Poland

The last day in Sweden felt a bit sad leaving family and friends behind but it was also mixed with feelings of excitement. ...
Wow….

Wow….

. is how to describe the last week and especially the last weekend which we spent at Touratech’s Adventure Event in ...
The perfect start….?

The perfect start….?

…. with sunny weather and perfect packed panniers, yeah that was the plan, what we got was 5 degrees, rain, hail, ...
Everything is under control….

Everything is under control….

Today it’s only 16 days until we are off or actually it is 10 days until we are leaving Macclesfield. I must admit that ...
All vaccinations nearly done

All vaccinations nearly done

At last we’ve had all the jabs for the trip the only thing missing is the cholera vaccine that we will have a few weeks ...
At last we got our BMW F800 GS :)

At last we got our BMW F800 GS 🙂

At last, after been waiting such a long time (not that long really), Anders and me picked up our new BMW F800 GS yesterday. ...

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