If you browse through these links you’ll find loads of useful information.
Houston’s journal from his ride up South America and across Canada.
Houston and Johnny’s Photos – Not all of Houston’s and Johnny’s photos make it into the blog. All of our photos can be found here in their full resolution.
Brodie Bikes – Get a bike like Johnny’s Brodie Argus. A Vancouver based company renown for their frames.
Trek Bikes – Get a bike like Houston’s Trek 520. A classic touring bike.
Crazy Guy on a Bike – A site where other bicycle tourists post their blogs. This is a fantastic resource for planning your trip.
Bike Forums – There’s an infinite amount of knowledge here and you’ll be able to share your experience from participating in this community
Other touring journals:
Ketchup & Mustard across Canada – One of the first journals Houston read that inspired him to get started in bicycle tourism.
Jeff Kruys – This guy has done it all from tip to tip of the Americas and back and forth. Jeff is a celebrity in the touring community.
David Holmes – Along with Jeff this guy helped Houston figure out what he was doing in South America and made him want to take better photos.
Malena Stiteler – Houston met Malena in South America. After getting bored with backpacking and writing about candy Malena bought a cheap bike with ultra cheap gear and spent six months cycling South East Asia and then carried on to South America. She was utterly clueless but she did it!