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First stop Quito

ECUADOR | Sun, 5 Jan 2020 | By teresa421 | Views [185] | Comments [5]

Quito, a 6 hour flight from home, elevation 9300. Center of Ecuador. We are a group of long time friends who have had many adventures just not together. We share alot, but most importantly we share a desire to explore. Explore a new place, a different ... Read more >


AUSTRALIA | Tue, 4 Aug 2020 | By countryboy | Views [150] | Comments [3]

I feel like an Airfix model that somebody started in 1972, forgot about, and rediscovered in the attic when they had to sell the house they’d inherited because they’d decided to downsize and move to Mudgee. All the parts are actually there ... Read more >

Tags: blog, corona, covid, joural, lockdown, sydney

The NO WAY to São Paulo or “Wer nicht wagt, der nicht gewinnt” (Who doesn’t dare, doesn’t win)

BRAZIL | Sun, 13 Oct 2019 | By margitpirsch | Views [205] | Comments [1]

Saturday October 12th. We gathered a bunch of conflicting information how to get to São Paulo on our bikes. James and I were clear that we are going to cycle ....we both had no interest of taking the bus! We were told by one source “... Read more >


AUSTRALIA | Sun, 22 Mar 2020 | By kiwiaoraki | Views [155] | Comments [1]

COVID-19 has officially wreaked havoc. When I flew from Bangkok to Gold Coast last week a device was held to my forehead to see if I had a fever, and at Australian immigration I was asked if I've recently been to China, South Korea, Iran, or Italy. The ... Read more >

Iceland Road Trip day 1 - 3

ICELAND | Mon, 2 Dec 2019 | By david_vanessa | Views [130] | Comments [1]

Day 1 – 26Nov19 Newcastle - Sydney We weren’t 100% sure whether we were going to be able to travel as planned as Vanessa had had to have surgery  to replace  her spinal cord stimulator  a little over 3 weeks ago. Thankfully ... Read more >

Machachi Sunday market

ECUADOR | Mon, 13 Jan 2020 | By teresa421 | Views [115] | Comments [1]

We left the Hacienda La Alegria early today so we could attend the weekly Sunday market in Machachi. It was a great place to see how people in this area and in the surrounding mountains live. There were so many people walking around in town, stores were ... Read more >

Emily Bay in Colour

NORFOLK ISLAND | Sun, 12 Jan 2020 | By kiwiaoraki | Views [100] | Comments [1]

From Anson Bay to Emily Bay, It's my final full day on Norfolk Island. The colour was magical today. I slept in reasonably late after walking all the way home last night. Several days ago I met a Fijian lady named Jipa when she offered me a lift home.... Read more >

Tasmania 7 2019 North East Corner

AUSTRALIA | Mon, 30 Dec 2019 | By johnsteel | Views [81] | Comments [1]

Tasmania 7 – December 2019 - The North East Our first visit to Tasmania was in 2007, this is now our 7 th visit – had it changed? Overall not really. More visitors from China, Japan and SE Asia. Just as much road kill ... Read more >

Tags: bicheno, binalong bay, blue tiers, derby, launceston, lilydale, pyengana, st helens, st marys

No, not another road trip, is it? – Spain

PORTUGAL | Sat, 26 Oct 2019 | By pauluiza | Views [43] | Comments [1]

Badajoz, Mérida, Cáceres in Spain and Marvão in Portugal Yeah, it’s that time of the year again, wedding anniversary, 26th this time, and as our “family” tradition goes, it involves a jam packed, lots of fun, ... Read more >


AUSTRALIA | Sat, 18 Jan 2020 | By graynomadsusa | Views [281]

FOLKS SAY, “IT’S NOT THE HEAT, IT’S THE HUMIDITY.”  Cooktown has both heat and humidity— in abundance! — and a bit of rain to keep things interesting.  But not much else, at least not the birds we were seeking.... Read more >

Link to the next Bubble... out of it!

BRAZIL | Tue, 19 Nov 2019 | By margitpirsch | Views [228]

..... https://bicyclediariesinfo.blogspot.com/ Out of the bubble, by Margit Pirsch

Safely in Cairns

AUSTRALIA | Mon, 6 Jan 2020 | By graynomadsusa | Views [217]

THE BRISBANE AIRPORT SEEMED FILLED WITH Queensland Fire and Rescue troops on their way to Victoria where the bushfires are out of control, just like Victoria's firefighters recently helped with Queensland's blazes.  The seasonal “Wet”... Read more >

Our first “little” weekend in the 7th biggest city in the world.

BRAZIL | Wed, 16 Oct 2019 | By margitpirsch | Views [211]

Note: world nomads won’t let me insert any links or photos right now....I will try later... October 14th. Somehow we landed us a WarmShower gig at a retired university professor with his wife and her momma.  Riding up from the ... Read more >

São Paulo close in reach and a ticket to leave.

BRAZIL | Tue, 8 Oct 2019 | By margitpirsch | Views [211]

October 1st. Zigzagging our way north. Brazil is cool! There is ALWAYS good food around and people to be friendly with. This country is easy to travel in and I am already “homesick” for it when I think about leaving this great place.... Read more >

New journal platform!!!

SOUTH AFRICA | Sat, 2 Nov 2019 | By margitpirsch | Views [207]

This is now my new journal platform and all my next posts will available under this link: https://bicyclediariesinfo.blogspot.com/2019/10/our-first-little-weekend-in-7th-biggest.html Bare with me while I stumble around in this ... Read more >

An Autumn Day in Seoul

SOUTH KOREA | Mon, 11 Nov 2019 | By krodin | Views [196]

My first introduction to South Korea came on the Peach Airline flight that showed a video of Yeongdo Island that had been illegally annexed by the Japanese and after recovery was now a symbol of independent Korea.  The advertisements and videos ... Read more >

Tags: city visit, museums, sacred sites

Day #1 - Old Spice Nepal Style

NEPAL | Sun, 29 Sep 2019 | By simonehawkins | Views [164]

Kathmandu (1400m) > Phakding (2610m) OK early start for the day, after a cold shower last night, but it's here... we're about to set off.   We're on a bus We're in an Airport We're on  bus We're on a plane We're off ... Read more >

Tags: #trekking #mountains

A Birthday Journey Towards the East Coast of Zamboanga City

PHILIPPINES | Sun, 8 Dec 2019 | By ritchiebasilio | Views [163] | Video

Sometimes your mindset shifts to what you don’t expect that it doesn’t happen anymore and yet it is still being practiced by some. It became also a major concern too that you feel amazing with the original tradition that brings you to the ... Read more >

Tags: chavacano, chavacano birthday celebration, chavacano birthday song, vitali, zamboanga city

Norfolk Lucky 7

NORFOLK ISLAND | Sun, 5 Jan 2020 | By kiwiaoraki | Views [162]

To the "duchess of my travels" I've returned, the same way MacArthur vowed to return to the Philippines. Every time, before I leave Norfolk, I utter MacArthur's famous words. Every time, I've returned to where I love most. Coming to Norfolk is always ... Read more >


USA | Fri, 8 May 2020 | By graynomadsusa | Views [159]

DESPITE THE DARK TIMES, THINGS ARE GOING surprisingly well for us.  The rates for both Covid-19 infections and deaths in Colorado are declining — which is not the case nationally.  "Stay-at-Home" has given way to "Safer-At-Home." ... Read more >

Journey in my Tangled State of Mind

PHILIPPINES | Tue, 25 Feb 2020 | By ritchiebasilio | Views [158] | Video

Maneuvering along on a narrow rocky road, like a country cowboy, this I remember, I switch off the engine of my utility vehicle when I spot this man walking towards us. A then asks, for a way and behind am my friends this is what I see in my mind's eye, ... Read more >

Tags: connecting locals in vitali district sitio pico, mt pico, mt pico zamboanga city, zamboanga city stone climbing

Rocky Mountain High

USA | Wed, 13 May 2020 | By graynomadsusa | Views [157]

BLUE SKIES.  SEVENTY DEGREES.  CLEAR PINE-SCENTED AIR.  On a day like this Eldorado Mountain Open Space seems like the right place to channel our inner John Denver and maybe see a few birds.          ... Read more >

Oh, Say Can You See?

USA | Tue, 26 May 2020 | By graynomadsusa | Views [157]

PERFECT VISION THIS YEAR — 20/20 IN 2020 SO TO SPEAK — just might not be in the cards.  Our annual visit with the ophthalmologist this morning was far from routine.  Connie’s ongoing vision problems are now attributed to ... Read more >

You Can't Roller-Skate In A Buffalo Herd

USA | Thu, 30 Apr 2020 | By graynomadsusa | Views [157]

WHEN YOU SAY "BUFFALO" MOST PEOPLE THINK OF YELLOWSTONE National Park. But a substantial herd of American Bison — buffalo are native only to Africa and Asia — are thriving at Rocky Mountain Arsenal near Denver.      ... Read more >

The Company You Keep

USA | Fri, 24 Apr 2020 | By graynomadsusa | Views [142]

THE COVID NUMBERS ARE CLIMBING, LOCALLY, NATIONALLY and Worldwide. I’m not especially anxious nor overly concerned but I do check the new cases on the web every morning.  The odds are still very much in our favor — fewer than three ... Read more >


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