Frank van Rijn is the ambassador of CooP-Africa, Cycling out of Poverty. Frank is a global cyclist and writer. He spends a large part of his live on his bicycle. Pilgrims and Peppers has 26 ratings and 0 reviews. Van Rijn paints with words. On the list of most valueable paintings that are privately owned Rembrandt. I pulled into the for snacks, then gave Frank van Rijn a call. Like myself, Frank discovered many years ago that he loved cycle touring.
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A short jog north on Hwy.
I pulled into the for snacks, then gave Frank van Rijn a call. He was cycling in from the north frank van rijn arrived just 10 minutes later, having ridden two long days from Nong Khai.
Like myself, Frank van rijn discovered many years ago that he loved cycle touring. So much so that he began to support himself by giving talks in his native Holland and publishing a series of books on his cycling adventures.
frank van rijn Just about all the cycle tourists in Holland know of him. After years of commuting between home and market it could just be that that colour had faded for them, it seemed to me.
Africa frank van rijn gave me mixed feelings: Once I got a good idea: If these people would have a bicycle just like me, they would be able frank van rijn ride to the market, enabling them to carry a bigger load in a shorter time.
After studying electrical engineering I had the idea of exploring a bit of the world before starting a business career.
For that purpose the bike seemed the most appropriate means because, as I had already experienced on a few bike frank van rijn through Europe and the US, it brings you much closer to nature and people than any other means of getting around, hiking excluded.
Shortly after my return to Holland I found a job as a physics teacher, but during every lesson I gave it became clearer to me that those nine months of freedom should be repeated.
Frank van rijn currently lives the life of a global cyclist and a successful writer.
By now he has cycled over half a million kilometres, visited all continents and written eleven travel books. Frank is frank van rijn by his fans for the pictorial and funny way he describes his adventures and his meetings with people.