A Brompton Copy

The day before I made a visit to the A Day Bike Fest 2017  at the Airport Link Makkasan station,  and was pleasantly surprised to see the fair increased in size from previous years, there were more distributors and retailers selling accessories. Perhaps the downtrend of cycling caused the big boys to come out, hoping to create an uptick in demand by offering discounts. Continue reading “A Brompton Copy”

A Folding Bike Dilemma

I need a folding bike.  But why-oh-why, so many of my friends ask, why would you ride a collapsible small wheel bike?  Well there are very good reasons for that, first it’s so I can cycle to the subway station and from there take the bike, folded, on to the train, and secondly I’ve been exploring more and more is actually touring on a bike I can fold up.

The thing is, which bike?  As I also want the bike to be able to handle long journeys…. and this is where making a decision becomes bloody difficult. Continue reading “A Folding Bike Dilemma”

Thailand Weather Averages

Weatherbase is a good & quick reference website to find out weather averages for each month of the year.   I use this website on a regular basis when planning my own  or other peoples trips.  The site has everything you need to know and it’s a good starting point to plan your trip so.  It’s also available as an app, but only on iOS and Windows Phone unfortunately (why on earth a Windows phone?). Continue reading “Thailand Weather Averages”