Guide at a Glance
English, Khmer, Kyrgyz, Mandarin, Russian, Swahili
Kenya & Tanzania
John Etherington is the founder of Escape Adventures. His passion is creating and leading adventure tours in stunning and interesting locations around the world.
John is our trusty team and tour leader, bike fix-it man, new trip dreamer upper-er and vital cuppa tea boy.
You could say that John is a bit of an ideas man. Escape Adventures began one day when an idea planted took seed and grew into a plan. John put on his tool belt, made a few alterations to an old land cruiser and off he went!
More than fifteen years on, John continues his passionate work to finding the most amazing cycle touring routes and developing relationships with people in remarkable places which has grown our cycle tours to what they are today.