Peter Gostelow

Adventure cycling, Photography, Writing

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Testing out komoot

Posted by on Jul 8, 2018 in Uncategorized | 0 comments

Still here – if anyone is reading…. Well it’s almost 2 years since I posted something. The silence can be attributed to a lack of time – significant time anyhow, exploring on two wheels....

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A short tour of England and Wales

Posted by on Aug 26, 2016 in headlines | 0 comments

In July 2016 I managed to squeeze in a 12-day cycling trip of England and Wales. I say squeeze as a week later I was back in Saudi Arabia, where I moved shortly after finishing my Mwanza-Muscat tour. Don’t...

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Back on the road: Mwanza-Muscat

Posted by on Jul 14, 2015 in headlines | 0 comments

I’m back on the road in Africa. In June 2015 I departed Mwanza, Tanzania on another two-wheeled adventure. The destination is Muscat, Oman. For more details and blog posts head over to The Big Africa...

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Africa Calendar 2014

Posted by on Dec 1, 2013 in Uncategorized | 0 comments

Following on from last year’s Big Africa Cycle Calendar I’ve decided to put together another collection of images for 2014. Since May this year I’ve been living and working in the city of Mwanza,...

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Photo Story: Rwanda

Posted by on Apr 7, 2013 in Photo Stories | 0 comments

Rwanda is one of the most scenic and challenging countries I’ve cycled through in Africa. Le pays de milles collines (land of a thousand hills), as it’s sometimes called, seems a rightly justified...

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Photo Story: Congo (DRC)

Posted by on Mar 24, 2013 in Photo Stories | 1 comment

You wouldn’t know this picture was taken on a boat unless I told you. I have no idea how many people were on board those two Congo River barges. I don’t think the captain who powered the tug boat...

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Photo Story: Central African Republic

Posted by on Mar 12, 2013 in headlines | 2 comments

They emerged from the forest just as I was cycling past. Exactly where and for how long they’d been out hunting I have no idea. Communication, at least in a manner of pointing and miming, centered on the gun and...

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			Peter Gostelow posted a photo:	Sustrans route towards Maiden Newton in West Dorset.
Following the Frome Valley Trail
			Peter Gostelow posted a photo:	Always happy when I find a nice field to camp in with a view. End of summer and this one even had the grass cut and bailed so I could rest my bike against it. To cap it off I had just picked up a couple of bottles of cold Bulmers to quench the thirst after a day on the saddle.
Found my field
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Bagamoyo and the daily catch
			Peter Gostelow posted a photo:	Following a Sustrans route that avoids this busy main road through the west country.
Under the A35 out of Axminster.
			Peter Gostelow posted a photo:	Dhows here travel back and forth from the mainland, which is closer to Kenya than Tanzania.
Beach on Pemba
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Looking over Exmoor National Park.