Category Archives: Taiwan

Eat Sleep Surf: TAIWAN – Two Friends Cycle & Surf Their Way Across Taiwan

I just watched a new 4-part television show called Eat Sleep Surf: Taiwan… and I wanted to take a moment to tell you all about it. Eat Sleep Surf: Taiwan is a 2-hour-long video series produced by Australian filmmakers, Rian Cope and Dylan Brayshaw… and it’s the story of the duo’s own self-supported bicycle/surfing adventure […]

Random Video Footage From My 2014 Bike Tour In Europe & Asia

During the second half of 2014, I rode my bicycle across 14 different countries in Europe and Asia. Because I’m traveling alone most of the time, and because it’s easier to do, I tend to shoot mostly PHOTOS on my travels. But I did happen to capture a few moments on VIDEO as well – […]

Cycling In Taiwan – Everything You Need To Know

The island nation of Taiwan is a small, but crowded place filled with friendly people, good food, affordable accommodations, and some of the best cycling infrastructure in the entire world. Taiwan is truly a land built for bicycle travel! Click here to read about (and see photos from) my month-long bicycle tour in Taiwan… and […]

The Month I Spent Living in Taitung, Taiwan

After my month-long bicycle tour around the island nation of Taiwan with my friend Kevin, I decided to stay in the country for another 40 days on my own. Kevin flew back to his home in Australia and I traveled to the city of Taitung, where I took up residence on the third floor of […]

The Best Moments Of 2014 – Plus, The Lessons I Learned Along The Way

2014 has been a pretty amazing year… and I wanted to take a moment to look back on everything that’s happened. Over the last 12 months I have cycled across 15 different countries on 3 different continents (North America, Europe and Asia); I published the new and improved version of “The Bicycle Touring Blueprint” – […]

It’s The People You Meet Along The Way That Make Bike Touring So Special

It’s kind of cliche, but it’s also terribly true. One of the best things about bicycle touring is the people you meet along the way. But meeting someone special takes time. It doesn’t happen every day. If you travel alone (the way I do much of the time), weeks can pass before you have an […]

Full Circle: Reflections On A Month Of Cycling In Taiwan

Bicycle touring in Taiwan was Kevin’s idea. I met Kevin in the summer of 2012, on a week-long bicycle tour across the Swiss Alps with a company called Bike Switzerland. Kevin and I were the two vegetarians on the tour, so that was our sticking point. We kept in touch over the last couple years […]

The Bicycle Touring Pro’s Travel Plans For 2014

2014 is going to be an incredible year for Bicycle Touring Pro! Not only will I be bicycle touring across 11+ countries on three different continents, but I am also going to be: Giving you the opportunity to go bicycle touring with me (Keep reading to find out more. The dates in red below are […]

One Mile Above: A Feature-Length Film About Bicycle Touring To The Highest Point In Tibet

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I just watched the most wonderful movie… and I’d like to take a moment to tell you all about it. The film is called “One Mile Above” and it is the story of a young, 24-year-old Taiwanese man named Shuhao who, after his brother dies in an accident, takes it upon himself to cycle from […]