Cycle Touring

What I have learned while cycle touring.

Peliroja shows Woollypigs her lumpy bits, Part I

Packing and running about a bit trying to find the very last bits to bring. Manged to get all done and ready 10min before...

Into the wind

Since we had not been to the shops the night before and had that hairpin to start with we decided to have breakfast at...

Pedallers’ Paradise by Nigel Rushton

We’ve just come back from a trip to New Zealand where we cycle toured for five weeks. I had crawled the internet for information,...

Blog: “Battling with Mother Nature, and a wheely annoying surprise”

Porvenir, Punta Arenas, Puerto Natales 30th Jan - 4th Feb 2012. 60Km (Total 690Km cycled) Highlights: Steak, wind, broken spokes, veggie curry, cake and meeting...

Cycling in the Peak District

We have just spent four days in the Peak District in the north of England, pootling about and enjoying the views. And, of course,...

Washing a down sleeping bag

Our Alpkit Skyehigh sleeping bags are getting a bit smelly even with the silk liners. We have tried a few times to organise to...

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...

Meet my little tank – Surly Long Haul Trucker 2009

If you have landed here after a search, click here to read my review only about the Surly Long Haul Trucker. Below is a...

Bicycle tourist meet up, Tuesday, March 9th 2010.

I was reading The Travelling Two website tonight as fell over a post there, Alastair Humphreys is planing a meet up for bike tourist,...

Peliroja shows Woollypigs her lumpy bits, Part VI

Well since you are reading this I survived the Tourmalet, though I did have to have two goes at it before I managed it,...

Greenfly

Festival

Many stop

Two stops

Sheep on the road

Donkeys

Off road on Lewis