Sayarer's thoughtful, meditative travelogue actually feels very important. This is less a personal adventure than an exploration of how people persevere in the darkest of circumstances
Vivid and meditative . . . Hope is found, again and again, nowhere more so than in this wonderful book
A great read by a great travel writer. Takes me right back to some very special places
Sayarer is a brilliantly thoughtful writer ... One can't help thinking that the future of travel writing lies in this adventurous, post-modern genre
Sayarer has made something of a specialism of reporting on the world from the roadside.
On the Road for the Occupy Generation
Sayarer's love of the open road and his ability to evoke the beauty of travelling by bike are a potent combination that makes you itch to go cycling