In March 2012, I left my home in Gloucestershire, UK, to cycle around the world. I have no idea how long this will take ...

What problems have you encountered?

I encounter innumerable problems ranging from flat tyres to swollen infections of the face. ┬áThe important thing to remember though is that NONE of these problems are insurmountable. ┬áProblem-solving becomes a part of daily life when cycling around the world and more often than not there’s someone friendly close-by to help.