My flight from San Francisco to London Heathrow was only $115 and there was the option of having a layover of up to 5 days in Portugal. So of course I stopped off on my way home. I wasn’t really ready to go home. Lisbon I took a real liking to Lisbon. I loved the…… Continue reading Lisbon, Madrid, Leicester
Only 5 more sleeps until I fly. It’s been great catching up with everyone over the past few months.
My last UK cycle tour before I headed off on my round the world cycle tour was from the East Midlands to East Anglia. The idea was that this might be quite a scenic route. I’d looked it up on Google maps and had visions of cycling by the sea. This was the route that…… Continue reading The East Midland to East Anglia
Trying quite unsuccessfully to whittle my gear down so that it easily fits into 4 panniers 🤣.
Five months to go!! Yay!!! Loads of cathartic decluttering ahead 😁.
Mont Ventoux dominated the breathtaking views of Provence. My past two summers had been spent cycling along the Canal Du Midi which was beautiful but it was time for a change. Cycling in the South of France was a great experience and I wanted to go there again and also it’s a great opportunity to…… Continue reading Pedalling in Provence
There are two routes to the Coast and Castles South route and and so we did both. Going from Newcastle to Edinburgh we did the slightly hillier route but far more scenic route. We spent the first two days on the coast and the last two days we went inland. The first day we cycled…… Continue reading Coasts and Castles (South)