Or should that be, how good are you at lateral thinking?
If you are reading this then you may well know that I’ve been lucky enough to ride a couple of trips through Africa on a bike. Both a year long. Brilliant fun! So how about some top tips?
I’m often asked about what kit to take on a long trip but I’m not so brave as to attempt to tell anyone how to equip their bike and themselves. But, a few ideas may stop some lessons being learned the hard, painful, or expensive way.