The 2nd edition of “Bicycle Touring Photography - A quick guide to taking better pictures” is now online and can be downloaded for free at: http://www.pauljeurissen.nl/photo-tip-book http://farm9.staticflickr.com/8202/8198342825_4a43c76bdb_z.jpg It’s not a big update. We wanted to include some equip...
Looking for something to read? Then why not download Bicycle Traveler. It’s still non-commercial, full of inspiring photos and stories plus free to download at: http://www.bicycletraveler.nl This issue also features an interview with professional newspaper photographer Peter Jordan who cycled throug...
The following are some great English language female bicycle touring authors:

Barbara Savage, Anne Mustoe, Helen Lloyd, Bettina Selby and of course Josie Dew plus Dervla Murphy.
In the June 2013 edition of Bicycle Traveler magazine I published an interview with Gijs Stevers who cycled from Norway to South Africa on a Gazelle Fuente Plus Innergy e-bike. Before the trip Gijs customized his bike with a stronger back wheel and front fork so that it could carry his 50 kg. of gea...
Thanks for the compliments!

Bangladesh is a fantastic country but it did dent our egos a bit. We thought we were ‘strong’ cyclists – yet overloaded rickshaws regularly passed us carrying everything imaginable (and I mean EVERYTHING!) :D
One of the places that we pedalled through on our current world trip is Bangladesh. It’s an extremely colourful country and a bicycle photographer’s paradise. In the coming months photos from our trip there will appear on our blog http://www.bicyclingaroundtheworld.nl . http://farm4.staticflickr.com...
What are you waiting for?

The magazine is still non-commercial, full of inspiring photos and stories plus free to download at: http://www.bicycletraveler.nl

Afbeelding
Hi Willem, We flew into Bishkek, Kyrgyzstan and cycled the main road to Osh but unfortunately there was a lot of truck traffic plus drunk drivers on that route. (We could see people drinking straight from their vodka bottles while driving.) We heard from other cyclists that there is almost no traffi...
Our “Tips for cycling Tajikistan’s Pamir highway” has just been posted on Travelling Two’s website at: http://travellingtwo.com/13692 The Pamir highway is fantastic!, it’s a classic bike route which we enjoyed even more than the Leh – Manali – Spiti ride. There are a number of advantages to cycling ...
Afbeelding

Camping in Kyrgyzstan.
Very impressive – and in just 3 weeks- wow!
Hi Marten, The pdf has been saved in Acrobat Pro to open as a double page spread with the cover as a single page – the same way as earlier versions of the magazine. Unfortunately some people’s pdf viewers are now overriding the pdf settings of the magazine. For example my new pdf viewer is now set t...
Hello Wereldfietsers,

The 5th issue of Bicycle Traveler magazine is now online and can be downloaded for free at: http://www.bicycletraveler.nl

We hope you enjoy it!

Afbeelding
Hi Blanche and Anneke, The image that Karlijne made of Anneke photographing the Vietnamese kids is fantastic and I would love to publish it in Bicycle Traveler magazine as an “Image from the road” and on our bicycle photography blog under the category “Guest photographers” http://www.bicyclingaround...
Do you have a photo that captures the magic of bike touring? Enter it in Travelling Two's photo contest to find a cover shot for the 2nd edition of the Bike Touring Survival Guide (due out in spring 2013). You could also win a prize! • First Place - Your picture on the front cover + €50 in cash + a...
The fourth issue is now online and can be downloaded for free at: http://www.bicycletraveler.nl http://farm9.staticflickr.com/8068/8184236867_7e6c77266a_z.jpg In this edition: Cycling the Americas Cass Gilbert reflects on bicycling, travel and the final destination. Ian Hibell An interview with a bi...
Some further information for people planning on cycling in Myanmar - there are serious price increases and hotel room shortages. "Considering Myanmar has essentially no places that accept a credit card, travelers cheques or ATM cards, you need to plan how much money you’re going to spend – and get t...
Hi Jonny, Travelling Two’s website has a lot of information on cycling in South East Asia http://travellingtwo.com/resources/southeast-asia Amaya and Eric of http://www.worldbiking.info are cycling from China to Indonesia and next month they will be arriving in East Timor. Laos Luang Prabhang highwa...
De volgorde van de items op de paklijst komt me erg bekend voor The original plan was to directly link to the packing list on Jim’s site and let Google translate it into English, but then I discovered that Google came up with a couple of “interesting” translations such as aantrekt = attract and foe...