We spent 18 months planning for our cycle trip of South America, including researching everything from kit to routes and of course practising pedalling about.
We took the bikes out as much as possible to get used to long distance touring, you can find out more in the trips section. Some of our specific tours include:
Planning the trip was great fun and for the last few months all-consuming. It was good to know before going though that we had thought as much through as we possibly could.