Happy New Year Everyone!
Get those bucket lists out and mark your calendar when the next item is being ticked off.
Time passes so quickly. 1 month gone already!
I have 3 bucket list items I’m ticking off this year …
… so life for 2017 is looking something like this;
Achievement is nothing. Experience is everything.
Cycling solo 4,500 km across Brazil to reach Amazon Jungle
Catch wee boats along Amazon with my bicycle from Brazil to Colombia
Cycle solo Colombia
It’s going to be some experience finding out if this adventure is actually possible. If there’s a way I’ll find it.
But there’s no chance I’m researching it. I’ll get freaked out by all the creepy crawlies! I’m a big whimp.
I know there’s animals that can eat me and tribes that kill on first contact.
But then. In Scotland we have Neds.
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I’ve just went and cycled across Brazil! When my front wheel touched the beach I smiled and thought wow I’ve just cycled another country. I thanked my body, pulled my bikini out my panniers and embraced the beach! Over the last 11 months I’ve pedalled across Chile, Bolivia, Brazil and parts of Argentina. I’ve cycled […] Click to continue reading →
Giving a television interview for Costa Norte in Brazil. Talking about the ban against women cycling in public in Iran and the international campaign to release award winning human rights activist and mother of two, Narges Mohammadi. Jailed for 16 years for exercising freedom of speech. Interview is in Portuguese. To find out more […] Click to continue reading →
Meet the firefighters of Bertioga, Brazil. They are an example to people the world over of human kindness and the positive contribution we can make to the world around us. Not only do these men and women risk their lives daily to save others they also rescue street dogs! The firefighters stand for every women’s […] Click to continue reading →
I am a British Iranian woman and I’ve been cycling the world for 2 years. I’m currently pedalling across Brazil my 16th country by bicycle. On the 10th September 2016 the Supreme Leader of Iran issued a Fatwa against women cycling in public. Before cycling the world I was riding and racing for the Iranian […] Click to continue reading →