Tour cycling is the best.

Being a tour cyclist is the best.

When I was a teen and in my 20’s, I was mostly backpacking. But as I am getting older, I am increasingly choosing to travel by bicycle. Here is why I have become a tour cyclist:

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Make sure that your hotel window is closed.

Make sure that your hotel window is closed.

Theft from hotel rooms is rare. But when it happens, it mostly happens because of unlocked windows.

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Begpacking has been around for decades.

Begpacking has been around for decades.

2017 has seen a lot of debate about the so called begpackers. Many people seem to think that this is something new and only has to do with the young generation of today. But beg packing was also around when I was a teenager traveling the world 30 years ago.

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Ask me a travel question.

Ask me a travel question.

I have been on the road for 29 years. And I have visited more than 75 countries. So I know a fair bit about traveling and I am always happy to help fellow travelers if I can. More »

Getting older is easy, as long as you keep traveling.

Getting older is easy, as long as you keep traveling.

I just turned 48 today, but i am not worried about getting older. I am still on the road 365 days a year and I feel a lot younger than most people my age do. Last year i celebrated my birthday in Brazil and this year I celebrate it in San Luis Potosi in Mexico. Traveling keeps me young.

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