Welcome to the travel blog of Luke Kelly. I flew to Brazil in January 2011 with a one way ticket. Follow me as I journey around South America, getting by on the proverbial shoe string. I love football, design, music & food amongst other things and I'll be working as I travel - so those will probably be regular themes here. But a bit like my trip, I haven't really got a plan for this blog, so lets see what happens...
Posts tagged "Bicycles"
45mph on a bike down Death Road, La Paz

45mph on a bike down Death Road, La Paz

The 'Death Road' is perhaps the most famous bit of adventure tourism in Bolivia. Even before arriving in South America I'd heard all about the 'world's most dangerous road' and the mountain biking tours that you can take down it. In the last 6 months I don't think I've met anyone who's passed through La...
Cycling around the vineyards of Mendoza... do I spit or swallow?

Cycling around the vineyards of Mendoza… do I spit or swallow?

The main reason most people seem to visit Mendoza is for the wine. The wine and more specifically touring all the vineyards in Mendoza which make the amazing wine. At least that’s how it seemed talking to people before I arrived, so the first thing to sort out was a tour of the vineyards. Before...