Eighty years ago bicycle touring was a different animal. Mountains, dirt roads and all of two gears. One rider pays homage to the old-school guys by ditching the materialism and touring in dirtbag style.
Nicholas and Lael of Gypsy By Trade have been exploring Europe by bike to establish a network of bikepacking routes. Catch up with their adventures as they travel from the North Sea in the Netherlands to the Black Sea in Ukraine.