“Why would anyone choose to cycle down something called the Death Road?”

Death Road, Bolivia

Death Road, Bolivia

“Are they completely crazy?”

This was my flatmate’s response when I told her what I was reading: Andreas’s account on London Cyclist of his recent trip down the world’s most dangerous road.

It’s a good question – and one that I’m qualified to answer, given that that’s exactly what I did a little under six years ago. Continue reading