São Paulo Exhibition

One for the road

Stray Dogs Of Sucre

The ancient connection between these two towns is a strong one: Poor Potosi, site of a silver mine where millions died and where, even today, thousands continue to work in terrible conditions and Super Sucre, the place built on Potosi’s money by the mine-owners and still now the posher side of Bolivia, a city both… Read more »

Vegetarian Restaurants In La Paz, Bolivia

Being a vegetarian in South American countries can be a testing experience and, in general, Bolivia is no exception to that rule. In their capital city, Nuestra Señora de la Paz, however, you will find plenty of healthy, good food that has been cooked deliberately without meat or fish – pretty much an oasis of… Read more »

A Short Ayahuasca Detour On A Long Journey

Ayahuasca is a brew of various plants traditionally found in the Amazon region where it is used by people there for ritual, cleansing and spiritual practice. Generally one of the ingredients is a plant that contains DMT, a hallucinogenic drug that is illegal all over the world although in Peru the preparation and consumption of… Read more »

Drive From Lima To Cuzco

Two Hours by Plane, A Day by Bus – Nearly a Week with our L.O.C. After so many months in Lima, we were really looking forward to the drive to Cuzco. Time to let the cobwebs blow free and get some movement on again. For this run we had a couple of Londoners on board… Read more »

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    Polish Ruts

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    What are the factors involved with ruts on an asphalt road? Weight of traffic, sure – what about the quality of tarmac or weather, use of studded tyres…? These ones on the high roads of Poland have got to be the worse I have ever seen. Jigsaw is sliding about so much that we’re down… Read more »

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    Białystok

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    The race is on to get to the border with Russia in good time because our three month visa already started. We just had to put the frustration about speeding through these countries aside – Poland, a country I last visited twenty years ago, we pass through in a day before Lithuania and Latvia, countries… Read more »

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    Bruntál

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    In Bruntál, Moravia, the eastern part of Czech Republic, where Radka is from, we hold a small event. It’s just days now before we leave but so many things remain to be done – we still have to buy some dollars, get some booster vaccinations, buy a jack and wheel-brace for the Iveco while the Jigsaw… Read more »

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    Soundfeer Festival

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    At last both our trucks are out and about – we’ve been invited to a electronic music festival to do the second of a series of events we hope to stage around the world. It’s all a bit of a mad rush, getting the vehicles ready in time and the growing feeling that, of course,… Read more »

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    Earthcircuit HQ

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    After more than four weeks spent on the farm, helping us turn an old wheelchair bus into Jigsaw – the truck of dreams – Nick is finally packing his tools away into the back of the car. Tomorrow, we drive him back to Croatia…

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    London

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    Time to leave. First, half of us drive out in a car to Czech Republic to rendez-vous with the first truck, the others will follow…

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    Cheesefactory

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    Multi-modal exhibition – guest stars were Giant Paw, Bon Pied Bon Oeil and me old mate Sam doing her turn with the violin. Special thanks to Hekate for carrying on, on into the night and to Nathan for supplying the hardware. I’m gonna miss this place. [nggallery id=5]