When we visit a tailor's shop to have our clothes mended, I have a conversation with a Peruvian who shows me cultural differences.
Cycling the road up the mountain slopes is tough, but the reward is great views and a sunset over the clouds.
We travel to Baños, climb into a tree house and swing over the abyss. As Hannah recovers slowly, Marius gets sick.
We spend some more time in Quito to visit the local market and cross the equator.
After our arrival we explore Quito and look for a name for our Lama.
How to fly with two bicycles: We and our odd-sized luggage get ready for departure from Amsterdam to Quito.
The last days before we leave: we say goodbye to our friends and pack. What do you need for five months on bike?
We visit the Norwid bicycle construction workshop for a last checkup on the bicycles.
We cycle up on the Brocken with our bicycles and luggage and attract a lot of attention among the hikers.
We leave for a cyclingtour to train and test the euqipment. When we reach Goslar, it rains and rains...