Total Miles: 12538
Rider: Bill Weir; Travel Writer, Non-Member UNITED STATES Email
Summary: A Grand Tour of China, Central Asia, Northeast India, Southeast Asia, China again, and Tibet--ending in Lhasa.; Self-Planned
Health Issues: none
Motivation: To experience the diverse cultures and landscapes of Asia.
Most Challenging Aspect:Central Asian red tape
Favorite Experience: Arriving in Lhasa after a fantastic high-elevation ride across northern Tibet.
Least Favorite: Theft of my bicycle in Kazakhstan, but police got it back the next day
Tips: Just go!
Online Journal: Click Here
Date Entered: Apr, 2011
Photo by Dennis Coello