Stephen Ewashkiw

Yoga Teacher, Bicycle Adventurer, Bon Vivant

Stephen Ewashkiw is a yoga teacher who has (temporarily) traded in his classes and students for the life of a bicycle nomad. In an attempt to explore a more environmentally friendly mode of travel, he cycled from Rome to Russia between March and August 2013 and is currently cycling from Beijing to Bali with his wife, Jane Mountain. Along the way he'll be teaching yoga in local studios and filming classes for his students back home.
Brahmacharya, China, and

Brahmacharya, China, and Me

I am currently cycling through China and this kerfuffle over a shopping bag has got me thinking about what brahmacharya means to me, and also how a lack of brahmacharya has dramatically affected China.
08/11/2013 10:44 GMT
Need Something? Just

Need Something? Just Ask

In the West we have an inbuilt weakness. We don't want to impose. We don't want to put someone out. We just don't want to make a nuisance of ourselves.
18/07/2013 14:39 BST
A Coffee Junkie on the

A Coffee Junkie on the Road

When it comes to coffee, I am a junkie. Knowing I am an addict meant that preparing for my daily fix was a priority when planning a bike trip around the world.
03/05/2013 17:19 BST
Six Tips for Planning an Extended Adventure

Six Tips for Planning an Extended Adventure Trip

Taking off for an extended, leave-it-all-behind, adventure trip is a darn sight more complicated than planning for your annual week-long beach holiday. The world is not set up for people who decide to have no fixed address, no job, and no itinerary.
28/03/2013 17:55 GMT