Hi folks! Yes, we are alive and well! Sorry about the lack of updates. We're in Shangri-la(Zhongdian),China in Yunnan province right now. We are resting here and healing up from a bout of travel sickness(giardia). We'll give you a brief update with some pics etc(maybe to follow-keep checking) of how we got here along with some info. for cyclists on distances,road conditions etc. We had typed up an update for our first day after leaving Hanoi so we'll include that above first and then follow with the rest.
Hi, my name is Chris. I started this blog with my partner at the time Georgette as a way to document our trip to China by bike. Both of us being cyclists at home in Canada to some degree(me as a recreational mountain biker and G as a commuter) and both avid travellers, we put the two together for a short trip to Cuba and our love affair with cycle touring was born! We then both went on to solo trips of Morocco. We had kept photo records and journals but wanted a way for our friend's and families to keep track of our travels and we found this site suited us well. At the same time we figure... full info