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Antelopes, coyotes and rock paintings – Baja by bicycle part 4

Antelopes, coyotes and rock paintings – Baja by bicycle part 4

Antelopes, coyotes and rock paintings – Baja by bicycle part 4 Country: Mexico From Coco’s Corner to Guerrero Negro Lesson learned: Everything that grows in the desert has prickles Laughed about: Coco’s flirting attempts Most wonderful miracle: Mexican antelopes Animals we saw: vultures, coyotes, antelopes, lizards, mice, bunnies, wild horses, […]

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Miguel The Cycling Poet

Miguel The Cycling Poet

El Rosario, Sinaloa, July 2016 He calls himself Miguel, no last name. He is a poet, a cycle wanderer, editor, muralist, publisher, artist and holder of a proud beard he has been able to grow the past months. When Miguel speaks, his words end up in rhymes without him even […]

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Three Unknown Jewels of the Baja California

Three Unknown Jewels of the Baja California

Mounted on our saddles we have discovered three unknown jewels for many in Baja: Puertecito, San Luis Gonzaga and Bahía de los Angeles. Three Unknown Jewels of the Baja California  Puertecitos After pedaling 90 kilometers south of San Felipe we arrived to Puertecitos, Baja California. This eco town is inhabited […]

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Hot springs and giant cacti– Cycling Baja California part 3

Hot springs and giant cacti– Baja by bicycle part 3 Country: Mexico From San Felipe to Coco’s Corner Lesson learned: Don’t camp without a tent on a windy night Laughed about: Chopping ice bricks is a profession down in the Baja Most wonderful miracle: Hot springs Animals we saw: vultures, […]

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Our new friends from El Huerfanito We started the day with some climbing Empty desert road in Baja California They say the last part of Highway 5 will be paved by December 2016 Comedor near Coco’s Corner View from top of the morning climb
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Pedaleando la Baja California Norte

Junio 2016, Baja California, México Pedaleando la Baja California Norte Esta es la segunda vez que cruzo mi Estado en Bicicleta. La primera vez lo hice por la carretera 1 en el año 2007 si mas no recuerdo. Aquella vez lo hice con un grupo de amigos en invierno, cuando […]

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Baja by bicycle IMG_8732 Terminamos la Baja! Cycling the Baja California Cruzando por la Baja en Bicicleta IMG_9158
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Desert, wind and a salt cloud – Baja by bicycle part 2

Desert, wind and a salt cloud – Baja by bicycle part 2 Country: Mexico From Ensenada to San Felipe Lesson learned: Tailwind can be exhausting too Laughed about: Bike shorts that look like diapers Most wonderful miracle: Walking the mudflats Animals we saw: Hummingbird, squirrels, bunnies, vultures, serpent Days on […]

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Mudflats of San Felipe Shady lunch stop A lot of sand, dust and skies Back onto the Highway 3 Cactus Cactus
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About sunscreen and ice cream – Baja by bike part 1

About sunscreen and ice cream – Baja by bike part 1

About sunscreen and ice cream – Baja by bike part 1 Country: Mexico From Tijuana to Ensenada Lesson learned: Apply sunscreen before sweating Laughed about: Mexico and Australia aren’t that different after all Most wonderful miracle: History lessons from first hand Greatest challenge: Finding out whether those legs are still […]

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Winter break in Mexico

Winter break in Mexico Missed the last blog? Here it comes: Tijuana, our home for a while Blog auf deutsch: Winterpause in Mexiko When March came, it was clear we couldn’t call this a “winter break” anymore. But there was still so much work undone and so many projects we had started […]

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“I do!” the kiss My German students playing a homemade vocabulary game Butterfly in Tijuana’s City Center #tijuanatransforma IMG_20160321_155332 Cleaning Nopales cactus leaves Primas and Primos
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