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Cycling on "drugs"

I'm totally against using drugs while cycling, though I do take them myself. I wrote about eating in my last post and how much...

The joy of eating aka cycling fuel

After I read a few of Anne Mustoe's books and a friend asked me about what to do to avoid aching muscles after exercise,...

Lone Traveller: One Woman, Two Wheels and the World

After I read Anne's book A Bike Ride, I just had to read one of her other books and got hold of Lone Traveller:...

Tyre belt

Recognize these ? I have now found a use for the "wonderful" Dahon Special Edition Schwalbe Stelvio tyres, a belt ! My friend Bettina of...

Bike Touring Basics: A Free eBook

The TravellingTwo have just written a free eBook about the basic touring. I have just signed up for their news letter and read their first...

a review of Evergreen Farm Woodland Camping, East Grinstead, West Sussex,...

Description: (From ukcampsite) Evergreen Farm is set in beautiful scenery of fields and woodland close to the medieval town of East Grinstead. Evergreen Farm...

Blue bells

We got up and ate our left overs, since we ran out of gas yesterday, packed up and left the wonderful campsite. Since the...

Light my fire

Last Thursday I was utterly knackered and couldn't see beyond my bed that night. But Peli managed to talk me into going camping since...

Ground Effect, Submerino and Hot Toddy merino wool base layer

Up to two years ago I never tried merino wool and was pretty sure that it was just a gimmick. Thinking back at my...

Ground Effect, Underdogs cycling shorts

I don’t wear lycra but don’t mind some padding on my dear derriere. I wear a normal pair of shorts with some sort of...

Bang on!

A wee outing

Time files

tent in the dark

I failed …

Pinhaw and back

Summer Rain