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Episode 16 Gina and Craig Bike Italy 1 of 4

This past fall I cycled from Milan, Italy to Split, Croatia with Craig Andrews, who I met while I was living and teaching in Laos. We toured unsupported, carrying all of our cycling and camping gear on our bikes. This is the first of a four part series on the month long journey.

Artists paint on the wall of fame in Milan.

Artists paint on the wall of fame in Milan.

The Duomo in Milan is an incredibly impressive cathedral.

The Duomo in Milan is an incredibly impressive cathedral.

Our first stealth campsite by the river was the most beautiful one of the trip.

Our first stealth campsite by the river was the most beautiful one of the trip.

Craig and Francesco enjoy tiny cups of coffee at a bike shop outside of Isseo.

Craig and Francesco enjoy tiny cups of coffee at a bike shop outside of Isseo.

Our second stealth camp site was behind a building. We woke up to hunters and their dogs in the field.

Our second stealth camp site was behind a building. We woke up to hunters and their dogs in the field.

Lake Garda is beautiful and cold.

Lake Garda is beautiful and cold.