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Beijing Bound: The final stretch

I’ve arrived in Beijing. Hard to believe I’ve cycled from Dublin all the way to the far side of China. I won’t delve into that right now but will cover the final 1000km from Jingbian to Beijing where I passed … Continue reading

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Passport, Hotel…Passport, Hotel…Passport, Hotel

Passport, Hotel…Passport, Hotel…Passport, Hotel. I’ll come back to that later. So I’ve made it to Osh in Kyrgyzstan after cycling 450km from Tashkent in Uzbekistan. What a crazy couple of weeks it has been. In 13 days, I’ve crossed the … Continue reading

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Turkey: Güle Güle, Georgia: Gamarjoba!

Distance so far: 5150km Distance in Turkey: 1600km Number of days in Turkey: 32 Number of cups of Cay in Turkey: 53,127 Number of times I said “Merhaba”: 1.2m Number of times asked “Where are you from?”: 1.5m Güle Güle … Continue reading

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Latest Video: Vienna to Istanbul

Latest video is up now. Took an age to upload on this dodgy connection. Hope it’s enjoyed!  

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Bulgaria into Turkey

After the excitement of arriving in Istanbul last weekend I forgot to post on the route from Bulgaria to Turkey, so without further delay, grab a cup of tea as this is a long one! After the dogs of Romania … Continue reading

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And the winner is…

Huge thanks to the generous donations in November. Another €750 was raised via the PayPal donations and €300 through sponsorship cards and other offline donations, so a very successful month of fundraising. It was a close race, but Scott Field … Continue reading

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Cycling in Iran

Pretty much every time I tell someone of my plans to cycle to Beijing, the first thing they say after “Are you mental?” and I tell them the route, they say “Is Iran not, eh….seriously dodgy?!!!” To be honest, I … Continue reading

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