Announcing The Biketripper
thebiketripper website screenshot

Everybody has a website these days. Almost every adventurer, traveller, weekend-get-away-er, decided at one point in time to get themselves a domain name and record their adventures for the world to follow. We did too. Almost a year ago to the day, we purchased the domain name for Tanlines for Two and started something we […]

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Cycling and Hiking Rainbow Mountain Peru
Rainbow Mountain Peru Bike Touring

What’s so Special About Rainbow Mountain? You may have heard of Rainbow Mountain (Winicunca/Vinicunca National Park) in the region of Cusco in Peru, but it’s far more likely that you have seen a picture taken by somebody at the top of the mountain; it’s been a favourite on image sharing websites for years and is […]

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The day it began
Couple cycling biketouring bicycles Italy travelling nomads

8:00am Written on a plane to Croatia. British airways is taking these two Euro travellers to the very beginning of their adventurous lives. From London, Gatwick to Dubrovnik, Croatia. I’m sitting in seat 21D, tapping my fingers against the food tray creating disaster scenarios in my head; What if the bikes get broken on the […]

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What Do Vegan Bike Tourers Eat?
MSR vegan cooking bike touring

This is probably one of the most commonly asked questions on social media, and one of the easiest to answer! Being a vegetarian consists of avoiding meat products, chicken, beef and fish etc. But being vegan involves avoiding animal products all together, eggs, cheese and milk…anything taken from an animal, including the animal itself. Pretty […]

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You hate Wednesdays
routine, biketouring, adventure, dream

Get into your own sheets, sink your head into the pillow that smells just like you. Pull that duvet up to your chin and marshmallow yourself into your mattress. You fast-forward today’s outstanding events in your head, you think about the lunch you had today and then you think about the lunch you have to […]

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