SALAM FROM IRAN! FRIENDLY FOLK, TASTY FOOD AND A SWEATY TENT. Kelly made some final adjustments to her new best buddy the ‘hijab’ (head scarf that she was legally required to wear in public) and I swapped my disgustingly revealing ‘man tights’ for a respectable pair of long pants that covered my skinny weird legs as we nervously approached the Iranian border. We were expecting to be interrogated for several hours and have all our stuff thoroughly gone through by heavily armed
So after a few months living comfortably with all the food and luxury you’d expect to come with working and living in French ski chalets, we decided to do something slightly less comfortable….ride over 10,000km on a pair of cheap bikes with no training, experience and very little preparation. Yeah we like to mix it up a bit. A cycling trip is something that’s always been in the back of my mind to do, but I never actually thought it would happen…I blame Kelly. We had originall
I'm Mike. I like stuff. Stuff like travelling and foraging for cheap kebabs. I’m also a fan of being invited to Mexican weddings and drinking Tequila with the guests. Oh I don’t mind writing the odd blog either. Balls out!!.