Postings

November 19th, 2014 by Michael Coo

Australian time flies by

There are a million reasons to come to Australia - the sun, the food, the wine, the beaches, koala bears, kangaroos,
November 16th, 2014 by Michael Coo

Painted deserts & missing jacks

Heading into our rest day in Coober Pedy, a few of us decided that we would rent a car in
November 13th, 2014 by Michael Coo

The Stuart Highway

One of the world’s most famous roads, the Stuart Highway, crosses the continent of Australia over 3,020 km between Darwin
November 12th, 2014 by Henry Gold

‘Cycleabout’ through the Australian Outback

Click here to read Mike’s take on Alice Springs from last week. Henry is also on the Trans-Oceania cycling expedition.
November 10th, 2014 by Michael Coo

A Town Called Alice

A whole street’s belief in Sunday’s roast beef Gets dashed against the Co-op To either cut down on beer or
November 7th, 2014 by The TDA Team

Our Cyclists are Celebrities

Two of our 7 Epics events finished up recently in Lisbon and Istanbul. Upon returning home, two of the cyclists caught the
November 3rd, 2014 by Henry Gold

Cycling The Australian outback

“Our Nature lies in movement: complete calm is death” – Pascal, Pensees “He who does not travel does not know
October 30th, 2014 by Nellie Gold-Pastor

Why I am going to miss Indonesia

Finally, after two months of culture shock and exposure I had felt that I had adjusted to Indonesian-living. I’d adjusted
October 28th, 2014 by Nellie Gold-Pastor

Hello from down under!

We are half way through the tour, and just a few days ago we flew from the country of East
October 22nd, 2014 by Henry Gold

First half of the Trans-Oceania bike expedition is over.

“It has been a privilege to be part of the Trans Oceania bicycle tour through Indonesia.” – Chris Wille So
October 21st, 2014 by Erin Hamayda

Why cycle the North American Epic in 2015?

Have you ever wanted to explore the majestic beauty of the Moab Desert and Monument Valley? How about ride along
October 20th, 2014 by The TDA Team

Trans-Oceania Cyclists arrive in Darwin

“It has been an extraordinary journey so far” Twenty cyclists who started the Trans-Oceania cycling tour two months ago in
October 16th, 2014 by Michael Coo

Big, bigger, biggest. Is Australia obsessed with size?

We all know Australia is a big country……from the Big Wet in Darwin… …to the Big Rock in the desert…
October 14th, 2014 by Henry Gold

The job of ‘Chief Plugger’

Flores, the 6th island we have cycled through on the Trans Oceania Cycling Expedition, is now done and over with.
October 10th, 2014 by Henry Gold

Amalfi coast go home!

There are sights and scenes on this trip (I suppose on each cycling trip) that appear all of a sudden
October 6th, 2014 by Andreas Pakenham

Mount Bromo adventure

Yesterday, I walked my bike eight kilometers, others walked even further. Sounds like the makings of an unpopular stage, but
October 3rd, 2014 by Henry Gold

Cycling in Java – Is it the most difficult multi-day ride ever?

“From now on ‘Faire La Java’ will have a different meaning for me.” – Gerald Corniel We have arrived in
October 1st, 2014 by Jude Kriwald

Through the Hills of Anatolia to Istanbul and the end of the 2014 Silk Route

The final leg of the Silk Route Expedition 2014 would be celebrated not only as marking the achievement of cycling
September 30th, 2014 by The TDA Team

Visit us on the 2014 Trans-Oceania

Always wanted to do a TDA tour but not ready to commit yet? Find us in Australia this year. Meet
September 27th, 2014 by Henry Gold

A brutiful day cycling Java

“A day that one will never forget.” –  Brett Lanham It was on the Ruta Maya – the Doomsday Ride
September 25th, 2014 by Jude Kriwald

Rider Profile: Yolande Field, 61, Inverlock near Melbourne, Australia

Jude: So Yol, what made you choose the Silk Route? YOL: Oh, I’ve told you that before! I just follow
September 24th, 2014 by Miles MacDonald

The 2014 Trans-Europa arrives in Lisbon!

14 Countries 6000+ km 80 days 25 cyclists 4 staff The 2014 Trans Europa Tour is complete. The group arrived
September 23rd, 2014 by Henry Gold

Cycling Indonesia – Toughest gradients ever

“If you want to win next year’ s Tour de France you should come here to train on these gradients.” 
September 21st, 2014 by Miles MacDonald

Iberian Crossing, er, Climbing

The Trans Europa Tour is currently enjoying a rest day in the old town of Caceres, Spain; an official UNESCO
September 20th, 2014 by Guest Author

Chinese Cooking

Ni hau tda allumni. After a 3 week nap in Cape Town I joined your friends and family in Lanzhou
September 18th, 2014 by Guest Author

A day on the bike (chef’s version)

It was a rough few days on tour: a 6 hour border crossing with scanners, sniffer dogs and searches of
September 18th, 2014 by Jude Kriwald

Silk Route Garden of Eden Section Summary

Although they all officially belong at least somewhat in Iran, North West Iran plays host to many different ethnicities, all
September 17th, 2014 by Nellie Gold-Pastor

Salam Java

“No kingdom on earth can equal this one, which is the Gate of the World. Its countless islands, from the
September 16th, 2014 by Jude Kriwald

Silk Route Magic Carpet Ride Section Summary

The gold décor of the surrounding walls of the complex was like something out of Sacha Baron Cohen’s “The Dictator”.
September 15th, 2014 by Henry Gold

An epic day on the 7Epics?

As you, dear readers, know – we are the creators of the 7Epics, which are, as we often like to