Author Archive | Sam Manicom

A Fair Trade

I was looking around our lounge at some of the things I’ve collected over the years of travel. Each item has a memory attached and nearly always its a people memory. With these two, I’d arrived at Victoria Falls and was looking to lighten my load. I was carrying a used front tyre (but still […]

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Settle back for a surprise interview!

I took the opportunity to sit down with him and talk about his life on the road for the podcast. Since we were sitting in my dining room, we talked …and talked …and TALKED for over an hour! That makes this the longest episode of the podcast, but it’s well worth listening to, if for […]

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Do you ride in jeans?

I was knocked off my bike in California earlier this year – the classic, ‘Sorry mate I didn’t see you.’ I would have been a real mess, even at the slow speed I was doing, had I been wearing ordinary jeans.

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