2,023.39 Miles in 186 hours & 30 minutes through 3 Countries The Best of Thailand We Biked to Paradise. Past Tense Lake Bumming Missing Bikes Charlie Learns Thai Dripping Sweat, Broken Spokes Picture Perfect Hijacking Monkeys
Biking Solo bike tour - getting married on the beach Spent a week on Koh Tao, scuba diving and snorkeling Lake houses Charlie rides in Thailand So many coconuts Broken Spokes Picture perfect in paradise Ocean at Khiri Khan
Biking

2,023.39 Miles in 186 hours & 30 minutes through 3 Countries

After completing our epic biking adventure, I sat down to do the math.  Here are some stats and thoughts to go along with them: We recorded 2,023.39 miles of riding.  This was done mainly through my bike calculator, which tracks movement of the front wheel.  We did some rides through cities that weren’t recorded in […]

Solo bike tour - getting married on the beach

The Best of Thailand

Thailand.  The country conjures up images of white sand beaches, flavorful curry, smiling faces and shinny temples. Unlike in China, where we could easily communicate, or Laos, where biking was made slow by the poor conditions of the road, Thailand proved to be one large, flat, hot country with modern roads full of big trucks. […]

Spent a week on Koh Tao, scuba diving and snorkeling

We Biked to Paradise. Past Tense

57.28 miles 4 hours 29 minutes Surat Thani – Koh Samui Miles to date: 2,019.22 bike data here View Larger Map April 6. On our last true biking day of the journey, we took our time getting out of the hotel.  The hotel served breakfast — a mixture of Thai dishes, poorly cooked eggs, and […]

Lake houses

Lake Bumming

After our less than stellar experience with Sam Roi Yod national park in Thailand, we wanted to give it another go. I’d been to Khao Sok national park with my mom in 2004 and had a great time, so Charlie and I made our way there (via minivan, not bike) and checked into Our Jungle […]

Charlie rides in Thailand

Missing Bikes

84.4 miles 6 hours 55 minutes Lang Suan – Surat Thani Miles to date: 1,961.94 Ride data here and here (in two posts because Charlie turned off the program at the first hotel we stopped at, but we kept biking after) View Larger Map April 2. Just 123 miles until we reach 2,000 miles and […]

So many coconuts

Charlie Learns Thai

54.72 miles 4 hours 17 minutes Miles to date:1,877.54 Chumphon – Lang Suan Ride data here View Larger Map April 1.  After our last day of biking took so long, we were anxious to get out of our hotel by 6am.  Most of our ride was on highway, giving us even more reasons to get […]