Posts tagged "Ilhabela"
Snaps - August 2013

Snaps – August 2013

At the end of each month, we’ll post ten-ish photographs that might help to provide some sort of narrative arc for those of you who’d like to follow our journey. There are many more such amateurish snaps on our Flickr page. July’s photographs, sneakily backdated although we only posted them a couple of days ago,...
Mend and make do

Mend and make do

We bumped into this jolly chap a few days ago while riding around Ilhabela, a postcard-perfect island just off the coast of São Sebastião. He was intrigued when we told him about our travels, but not half as fascinated as we were by the enterprising bike modifications he was very keen to demonstrate to us....
To boldly goap

To boldly goap

When the two of us are faced with a fierce hill, Ruth is the pragmatist. If the going gets tough enough that she’s in danger of riding to a standstill or losing control of her steering, she’ll simply stop riding and start walking. Will, on the other hand, is ox-stubborn on even the stiffest climbs,...