Overall distance cycled 11,500 kilometres:
1,100 South Korea
1550 Malaysia and Singapore
Punctures fixed 20; Martin 1 Janet 19
Chased by dogs; every day in Thailand
Cases of the squitters; one Martin
Mechanical problems; none just an ongoing oil leak on one Rohloff which would need to be sorted before any more cycling.
Number of flights of stairs the bicycles have been carried up; 19
The number of kind people met; many in every country
Nights camping; 210
Biggest night skies; The Nullabor
Maddest City; Bangkok
Best Currency; The won, we had half a million at one stage
Most annoying insect; ants in every country
Number of mosquito bites; too many to count but never to be a problem
Most useful things; Sunhat, tub of vaseline, small plastic chopping board, microwavable pot, kindle, Clarity Credit card (zero cost foreign currency withdrawls)
Things not used; Our waterproofs! Our first Aid Kit!
Number of SIM cards purchased; 10
Most bicycles seen; Japan
Number of Kangaroos seen; 324,439
Country with the most roadkill; Australia
Number of haircuts; 4, Janet one Martin three
Number of photographs taken; 4,000
Number of relatives will afraid to visit us in case we force them to sit and watch our travel photographs; all of them
3 thoughts on “The totals of our journey”
Fantastic. Well done. It’s been a real pleasure to follow you for the past (nearly) 12 months. Hope to meet up sometime. Best wishes Jon and Lyn
It has been a fabulous journey for us, we be in touch and will see you soon
I have enjoyed reading your emails all about your travels. I am a friend of Sue, Janet’s sister.
I would love to meet you time.