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A Father and Daughter Tour Around the World

A three to four year bicycle ride
By Michael Rice
#640 - posted Sunday December 14, 2014 by Neil Gunton

"In a few weeks we fly with our bikes to Marrakech, Morocco to begin our world tour. From there we will head north to Spain then follow the Mediterranean Sea around Spain and France. At the border of Italy we will continue north over the Alps and then east through Switzerland and Austria. From there we will drop down to Hungary and Romania to Turkey. We would like to cross Iran but that depends on if we can get a visa. Eventually we would like to cross China then drop down into Southeast Asia to Singapore. If we are still riding then Australia and South America to Alaska then home. Our plans are a yard long but if we make it a foot we will be happy..." - read this journal

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Journal: "Madison-Madison, the Long Way" by Charles Brigham Journal: "Bicycle Bound" by Graham Suffield Journal: "Two Grads and a Dad on Tour" by Pete Staehling, Erica Staehling and Lauren Varboncoeur
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Latest journal updates:
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The Really Long Way Round *   Chris Pountney  03:24 
521 of ??? daysFeatured Journal #591
Patagonia on Fridays *   Richard Hughes  03:13 
8 of 78 days
AroundOz *   Bruce Wharrie  03:06 
59 of ??? days
Taiwan 2014 *   Scott Anderson  02:32 
Completed Dec 2014
Freedom and Fun *   Steve Ruelle  02:13 
44 days until start
A South African tour *   Amanda Kruger  00:47 
661 of ??? days
Four Legs on the Slow Road *   Jeff Arnim  00:47 
113 of ??? daysFeatured Journal #627
Mostly Thailand *   Brian Shaw  23:56 
23 of 75 days
Tour of Cantabria and Asturias *   Chris Benjamin  23:50 
Work in progress
Cycling south from Mexico City *   Timothy Tower  23:05 
8 days until start
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My Cycle Touring Gear *   Timothy Tower  22:37 
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Creating crazyguy web pages using a phone *   Mark Boyd  17:28 
Completed Dec 2014
Pecan House: The Grand Reopening *   Jenia LeFevre Ciomek  Mon 15 
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Cycle Tourists I Have Meet on the Road *   Frank Denman  Sun 14 
Completed Oct 2013
The Appalachian Cycleways Network *   James W McNeely  Sat 13 
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In Memoriam  Phyllis Gunton, 1923-2014   Neil Gunton (admin)  09:09   42   02:13
Regional: Oceania  Tour of the east coast of australia   Jon Hall*  Mon 15   14   20:51
Touring Mindset  Solo touring or with companions?   Graham Smith  Sun 14   50   20:48
General Touring  Quitting a tour, regrets or not?   Kelly Iniguez  Fri 12   34   15:44
Photography  The Year in Review: Your photos from 2014   Bill Stone  Fri 12   64   14:30
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Shorts  Zoic Black Market Convertible pants   ****_  1   Robert Ewing  Mon 15   1   22:47
Pants (off-bike)  Long pants: On and Off bike: Ground Effect Ranchsliders   *****  1   Graham Smith  Sat 13   11   Sun 14
Computers (tablet)  Iwerkz folding keyboard   ****_  1   Robert Ewing  Jan 4   2   Sun 14
Saddles  B-17 Flyer (Sprung)   *****  *****  2   Steve Lybrand  Mar 2009   1   Thu 11
Sleeping mats  ThermaRest "Neo-Air" Trekker camping pad   *****  *****  4   Chris Zacho  Oct 2011   9   Thu 11
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Category  Summary Price  Status  Author  Created 
Companions  May 2015 - Miami to Eugune (or Seattle)*   open  Andy Estrella* 2014-12-17 
Companions  Bogota early March to Manaus and south*   open  james yeiser 2014-12-17 
Companions  South for winter *   open  Aaron Bullock 2014-12-16 
For Sale  Tout Terrain The Plug 2* $50  open  Aaron Lisco 2014-12-16 
For Sale  Shwalbe Mondial tires x2* $50  sold  Aaron Lisco 2014-12-16 
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Bicycle Routes 305 - Descubriendo la Florida* www.bicycleroutes305.com Website 2014-12-17 
Account of a trip on Rts. 500 and 389 from Emeril Jct., Labrador to Baie-Comeau, Quebec* https://sites.google.com/site/quebeclabr... Travelogue 2014-12-15 
'Bikepacking' routes collection* www.pedalingnowhere.com/bikepacki... Route, Website 2014-12-11 
Oregon Coast Bike Route trikeasylum.wordpress.com/more/or... Books 2014-12-09 
Route from airport to city centre (with video). caa.org.nz/committee/sky-to-sea-a... Route 2014-12-07 
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Reed, Jim (22hornet) 17 Dec 2014  16 Jan 2013 
Griswold, Jerry (TouringbyBike) 16 Dec 2014  30 Aug 2005 
Riha, Raymond (Recumbentrider) 16 Dec 2014  14 Jul 2008 
Jacobsen, Dea* (Gamlestork) 15 Dec 2014  24 Nov 2014 
cox, simon (coxsimon) 15 Dec 2014  26 Mar 2008 
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PC123927a.jpg A bridge on a bridge!

Image on journal page: Onward to Sangkhlaburi and Three Pagodas Pass in journal Bill & "Bessie Too the Bicycle" Explore Thailand, Cambodia, Vietnam, and Laos by Bill Weir (25 of ??? days)

 2014-12-18 2:02 
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P1070045__1280x627_.jpg A very interesting caterpillar.

Image on journal page: An adventure hike on our day off in journal A Father and Daughter Tour Around the WorldFeatured Journal #640 by Michael Rice (309 of ??? days)

 2014-12-18 1:45 
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P1070043__1280x494_.jpg The Rice's overlooking the rice paddies.

Image on journal page: An adventure hike on our day off in journal A Father and Daughter Tour Around the WorldFeatured Journal #640 by Michael Rice (309 of ??? days)

 2014-12-18 1:45 
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P1070009__1280x960_.jpg A rice paddy closeup.

Image on journal page: An adventure hike on our day off in journal A Father and Daughter Tour Around the WorldFeatured Journal #640 by Michael Rice (309 of ??? days)

 2014-12-18 1:38 
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Image on journal page: An all day climb to Sa Pa, Vietnam in journal A Father and Daughter Tour Around the WorldFeatured Journal #640 by Michael Rice (309 of ??? days)

 2014-12-18 1:33 
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