Cycle Touring

What I have learned while cycle touring.

Riding north

On Saturday the 21st we are jumping on a train here in London and head north to Luton. No we are not flying out,...

Fettling Ortlieb pannier hooks

I have talked about the Ortlieb pannier hooks and spacers falling off before (clicky here: Ortlieb Bike-Packer Plus (Rear). For some reason they fitted...

In search of a cup of TEA, Part II

Saturday the 25th.We slept until the rain woke us up in the early am, it continued for around 2 hours before it started to...

Sol, strand og vand

We got up early for a lovely spread and got ready for today's ride. Myold man gave us a lift to the start around...

Why don’t cows …

We loaded up Rob's (from Les Sorbiers) mini bus, with our bikes plus Richard

Croatia Day 1 : stress, what is that?

This is our first day of our week long cycle tour from Dubrovnik to Split.

Blog: New Zealand, North Island – Coromandel Peninsular

Auckland, Thames, Coromandel, Whitianga, Cathedral Cove, Hot Water Beach - 362km (Total 6481km cycled) Highlights : Wild camping in Auckland, tailwinds, stunning views, new...

Blog: Pacific Coast of California – Part II

The Bay Area - Santa Barbara - 671Km (Total 4506km cycled) Highlights : 4 July picnic, yacf pootle, more cake, finishing our Pacific Coast adventure,...

Blog: Two steps forward and one step back

Santa Barbara - Santa Fe - 65Km (Total 4570km cycled) Highlights : Train ride, great warmshowers hosts, Wiggos Gold in the Olympics, New Mexico green...

Ortleib Panniers Set

Description: (From their site) With its classical lid closure the waterproof rear pannier Bike-Packer Plus allows fast access to the bag’s interior. An internal...
roman road

Roman Road

azub six off road

Single tracking



Many stop

Two stops

Sheep on the road