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I’m a sucker for long-distance biking stories. Its been a dream of mine since I was a kid and my Boy Scout troop (yes, I was a Boy Scout, people!) went on a bike trip up to the Pulgas Water Temple in Woodside, California. I think I was ten, but it was such a great trip and I remember day dreaming about doing longer trips when I was big enough.

So today on Vagabonding I read part one of a great interview with a group of people who have recently biked the 5000+km length of the old Silk Road to raise money for a charity and then made a movie out of the adventure. So cool. So Poverty Jet Set. I can’t wait to see it! Here’s the trailer:


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  • I can't remember off the top of my head, actually. I think it has something to do with Central Asia. Here's their website: http://cyclingsilk.blogspot.co...

  • what a great experience to be captured on film. i can't wait to see more. i've thought/dreamt about doing something like riding from LA to NY...i might think otherwise once i see what they went through. how ambitious and fantastically challenging. wow.

    what charity?

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    Wow! This looks so incredible. hmmm...reminds me of a couple of people i know:)...

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