Balancing on the edge of the world

It is possible to get lost on an island with only 120km of paved road. I just did… For about 6 weeks. Haida Gwaii lies right on the edge of the continental shelf and about 100km from the mainland. And even though it’s small there is a lot to see and has a fascinating history! So…

Ice and the beauty of the North

For some reason everything turns out so wonderfully! I was nervous and excited to be heading up the ice road on the MacKenzie river delta and the Arctic Ocean. The plan was to catch a ride to Tuktoyaktuk and point my wheel south from there. In luck I met a couple of guys headed that…

Here we go

Do you recognise this thing? You see or hear something and it won’t leave you alone? It’s been month’s since I saw this youtube video and though: Far out! That’s ridiculous! Who would do such a thing..? ……….. I could never even attempt something like that! ………… It looks miserable. ……….. And beautiful …………. How awesome! ……….…

Mini Adventures, Magic, and one Mabsoot

Sometimes you arrive in a place that you sorta kindda like a lot. And you don’t want to hurry through. I had pitched my tent on the other side of the mountain the night before in the hope to catch some Northern Lights after cycling the glorious road down from Egilsstaðir.  It was weak, but still…

Reindeer, Rocks and Royalty

The past few weeks have been an amazing collection of awesome scenery, Lots of rocks, large… and small. Wonderful encounters, and mad weather. I know that it can be windy in Iceland. It’s the biggest issue. I don’t mind cold, I don’t mind snow and I don’t mind the occasional windy day. But when it’s blowing a gale…