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Alaska Highway or Stewart-Cassiar?

Does it happen often to you that you can’t take a decision? No matter how much you think about it, both options have pros and cons and you just can’t see a way out. We’ve been wondering for a long time about our route in Canada, wether to keep going on the Alaska Highway or […]

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Chinese visa extension in Shangri-La

Chinese visa extension is always a gamble. Information in the web are confused and mostly outdated. This is how we easily extended our visa in Shangri-La, bearing in mind that we hold an italian passport. REGISTRATION CERTIFICATE First step to proceed with the visa extension request is to collect your registration certificate. How to do […]

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Col de La Bonette, our first goal!

The morning of Colle della Lombarda (the pass that will lead us to Bonette) ascent our worries about have not diminished. At the camp site everyone who knew about our ascent of the pass with such heavy loaded bicycles, said it was not going to be a great challenge! Above all of them Sergio, a […]

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The rehearsal

The Ligurian route is all a meeting of old and new friends. The first is in Lavagna, a cozy village on the coast, where we are joined by Luigi and Lorenzo, two dear friends who wanted to go with us for a short part of our trip. On his way back Luigi wrote a beautiful […]

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Bicycle Museum

Luciano Berruti is an institution. The testimonial living of Eroica race, a person that can climb up Izoard pass with a fixed gear bike dated 1909 with a ratio of 44-23 and with only a brake pad on the front tire. Steel legs for the climb and nerves for the descent. He turned his experiences […]

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THE FIRST RIDE

Tomorrow July 12th we’re off to the world! We did not even have the time to realise what this means to us. It’s night and we’re still preparing everything. At two am Daniele is cycling around is neighborhood to test the bike and to check how it’s to carry 40 kg. Since we decided to […]