The world by bike is a question of heart or mind

©Barry Sandland/TIMB - Touring rider in Brussels

©Barry Sandland/TIMB – I could not tell if this was a touring rider or a local – turns out it was a bit of both.

“Riding all around the world is something more in my mind than in my heart.”


Longer tours mean more miles

©Barry Sandland/TIMB - Distance rider with his Brompton

©Barry Sandland/TIMB – Foldable bikes do far more than short commutes

“I usually do lot longer tours.  We were in Morocco doing 100 kilometres a day. You carry everything in the panniers. The foldable works very well. I have over 50,000 kms on this one. Big tours in the USA, like that.” Continue reading