The Travelers Blueprint - Biking 900 Miles Alone on the Chilean Pan American Highway
 
 
Posted by Adilson Randi

Lina Montopoli divulges her decision to bike 900 miles alone along the Pan American Highway. Her journey through the Patagonian countryside is incredibly inspiring and when you find out she really didn't plan any of this trip in advanced you’ll be even more impressed!

Inside the Episode:

  • How to prepare for a long distance bike ride;

  • Navigating the Pan American Highway by bike and the difficulty of finding places to rest;

  • Packing light (very light) for a trip abroad;

  • How and why you should have peace of mind on a spontaneous trip;

  • What it’s like to meet people abroad and spend a night in their home, especially as a solo woman traveler; 

  • When a travel book may be useful during your trip;

  • Discussing the benefits of using Couchsurfing; 

  • The safety and certainty provided by using ride sharing services; 

  • Adapting and overcoming hardships on the road; and

  • We make a pact to go on a bike tour of our own one day!

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