Total Miles: 6800
Rider: Bill Weir; 59 years old, Travel Writer, Non-Member.
Summary: From the Mekong River in NE Thailand, I headed north through Laos and Vietnam, then entered China and gradually climbed onto the Tibetan Plateau. Lastly I rode in the far west of India, mostly in Gujarat State.; Self-Planned
Health Issues: none
Motivation: Experience diverse cultures and geography of Asia.
Most Challenging Aspect:High elevations of the Tibetan Plateau.
Favorite Experience: Too many to list. I particularly enjoyed meeting the friendly Tibetan people.
Least Favorite: Cycling in a raging thunderstorm on the Tibetan Plateau.
Online Journal: Click Here
Date Entered: Apr, 2011
Photo by Dennis Coello