Marin County and Oregon, USA

Apparently there are only two Filbert Streets in the whole-wide world, one is in San Francisco the other is in Leicester. (I’m sure that that’s wrong, but it makes for a good story) This photo was taken in San Francisco around about 1998 with my old university chum Amy. My biggest worry before I started…… Continue reading Marin County and Oregon, USA

San Diego

After spending two days getting a bike box, gaffer tape and Chinese bags. I finally did a bit of sight seeing and went to the Cabrillo National Monument on a bike ride organised by the hostel. Views from the National Park San Diego’s dog Beach 🏖 Sunshine everyday in San Diego. The hostel that I…… Continue reading San Diego


When I turned up to my hostel in San Diego I bumped into Swann. I met him maybe about 8 weeks ago in Oregon at a campsite. There were a lot of cyclists at the campsite that night and we all arranged to meet at the same campsite the next day. Neither Swann nor I…… Continue reading Swann

San Diego

My last day’s touring ride on mainland America was to San Diego. I loved it. The route was scenic and finished with some urban riding that was fun. It was a great end to my tour in mainland US and my tour in the US has been such a positive fun experience. All I can…… Continue reading San Diego