Cycle Touring

What I have learned while cycle touring.

That would teach …

... me, to call someone something not nice.We got up with sore legs but very keen on getting going. Peli's really wanted to go...

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...

Croatia day 5 : Sunday a day of rest ?

So much for Croatia being a catholic country, I was sure that Croatia would be dead as a Dodo on a Sunday. But no...

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,...

A small …

... error of 6 million and change.At the Stansted Airport we found out that my printer had given up, and only printed the part...

Blog: “Is this the end of the beginning?”

Buenos Aries -135Km (Total 2119km cycled) Highlights: Warmshowers, America Embassy, Masa Criteria. Day 111-127 – April 28 - May 14 : Changing plans The last few weeks...

A new year dawns …

... and what are your plans for 2011 ? Last year saw us in Wales in April for a three day sunny mini tour. Then...

Neglected Brooks saddles

I was at a friends place today helping him out with some computer problems, as payment I got two rather knackered looking Brooks saddles....

Peliroja shows Woollypigs her lumpy bits, Part IV

 We got up bright and early and drove up to La Gaubie, 1550m, for a walk up through the Aygues Cluses valley to the...

Post-tour ponderings

A cycle tourer or traveller is easy to spot, you know when you have spotted a kindred spirit. They walk in a more relaxed,...

Greenfly

Festival

Many stop

Two stops

Sheep on the road

Donkeys

Off road on Lewis