First Video online! RTWbyBIKE goes New Zealand

RTWbyBIKE goes New Zealand from RTWbyBIKE.com on Vimeo. HD Version will be there later today… hope you enjoy…

Gorgeous hospitality and incredible beaches in and around Esperance

Once more we experience a gorgeous hospitality! John and Steph invited us to stay over the weekend or even longer… We had to order a spare part for our GPS from Hong Kong. Unfortunately the Chinese were celebrating their Spring Festival and closed all their businesses for the time being. Finally we did an express order and we still wait for its arrival. In between we explored the closer surroundings on our own: the Great Ocean Drive, the Cape Arid National Park, the Cape Le Grand National Park, the Wetlands… Beautiful places, endless white beaches, turquoise bays, lovely rock formations. For sure it is not a place where you get bored. We learn a fair bit about kangaroo breeding. Steph adopted two roo babies who need care taking and we can tell you they are really funny and just lovely to watch hanging in their pouches or hopping around in Read More …

Life on the road again. First crash etc

High trees, endless white beaches, winding roads, crashed motorbike and “thanks for all the fish”! Our farm family prepared us a lovely good-bye dinner and we spent a last festive evening together. The last day packing was a real challenge. We had to remember where to store all the bits and pieces again… and of course we had little added things which came along during our 3 ½ month stay. It was time to say “goodbye” to our farm life; to all friends, to the Roo-baby, to our caravan. Shortly we thought about tossing it – but only shortly ;-) We harvested our last watermelon and finally we made it – back on the road loaded like never before. Off we went, along the coast, direction south… We had gusty strong winds and when we reached the Indian Ocean Drive it was hard work not to be pushed off the Read More …