A lifelong dream
Adventurer & Photographer 

Stephen Peel

To circumnavigate the world on a bicycle

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Cycle Touring Insurance

Posted by Stephen Peel - Adventure Travel - Cycling Around the World on April 10, 2017 at 7:35 PM Comments comments (1)


Cycle Touring Insurance


And so, as the day I leave on this amazing adventure draws near, I am struggling to find an insurance company that will insure me for more than 12 months at a time, without me havi...

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How healthy do you need to be to cycle around the world?

Posted by Stephen Peel - Adventure Travel - Cycling Around the World on October 26, 2016 at 5:25 AM Comments comments (0)

How healthy do you need to be to cycle around the world


I don’t believe for a minute that you need to be a regular cyclist or athlete to do this, as long as you are not in a rush or on a record breaking attempt. 


I've been run over by an articulated lorry, fallen out of a 100 foot tree onto a rock, trapped by the ankle under a digger in a flooding pond, broken bones all over...

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Safety Helmet or Not?

Posted by Stephen Peel - Adventure Travel - Cycling Around the World on April 27, 2015 at 12:40 AM Comments comments (0)



Safety Helmet or Not?


Understandable and widely excepted, is the feeling that wearing a safety helmet when mountain biking trails and woodlands, could save your life if you went flying through the air and into a tree, or over the edge of a large drop to the ground below, but what about cycling on ordinary roads? Some say it is safer not to wear a helmet, and other of course do, so why is it sa...

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