Andrew is currently in Cadiz, Spain trying to improve his Spanish.

However in early April 2015 he will be travelling once again, on a bike called Reggie of course, from the southern tip of the European mainland at Tarifa in Spain to the northernmost point at Nordkapp in Norway.

BREAKING NEWS: For a limited period, the ‘wonderful, witty, inspirational’ cycling travelogues ‘Crossing Europe on a Bike Called Reggie‘ and ‘Along The Med on a Bike Called Reggie‘ can be purchased for just £0.99 / $0.99 / €0.99 on Amazon Kindle. That’s a massive saving of 66%! This offer is only available until the author sets off on his third continental crossing on Tuesday 7th April 2015, an epic journey to beat (most) epic European journeys from Tarifa in southern Spain to Nordkapp in northern Norway. Prepare yourself for a summer of travel and adventure by catching up on Andrew P. Sykes’ two previous cycling odysseys at a never-to-be-beaten price! Download, read and be inspired NOW!

You can follow his journey at and find details of his route here. Comments on are always welcome (although if it’s your first comment it will have to be authorised so don’t worry if it doesn’t appear immediately).

Alternatively you can interact with Andrew via the Cycling Europe Facebook page or via Twitter (not forgetting Instagram, Flickr and YouTube of course!). If you’d like to offer him a bed for the night or a patch of grass for his tent he’s even on Warmshowers. There’s no escape…

The final book of the European cycling trilogy will be published in 2016

BBC-Radio-LogoListen to Andrew ‘s discussion with Martin Kelner about cycling, travel and music  by following this link

What they are saying about ‘Along The Med on a Bike Called Reggie’:

“Andrew P. Sykes once again delivers a wryly amusing and inspirational account of his travels on Reggie” “A brilliant book, I can’t put it down… excellent writing style and plenty of humour” “I found his writing made me want to keep turning the pages. His self-deprecating and dry, delightful wit are a joy” “Beautifully written with natural wit and a view on life that anyone, not just cyclists, can associate with.”

Crossing Europe on a Bike Called Reggie and Along The Med on a Bike Called Reggie recount the author’s continental cycling journeys of 2010 and 2013 respectively. 

: eBook/Kindle & paperback
 : paperback
 : iBook 
 : eBook 

“Inspired by Olympic athletes, secondary school teacher & naive touring cyclist Andrew Sykes set off on a trans-continental cycling adventure from his home in southern England along pilgrimage route to Rome & beyond. A comical tale recounting the highs & lows of six weeks in the saddle, for cyclists and non-cyclists alike!”Screen Shot 2013-08-31 at 12.17.37


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