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Day 16 - February 11th, 2014 - Montélier to Rochegude

Sun!  Glorious sunshine and 12°c (54°f) today.  Not bad for Winter!

Started my ride back into Valence just after 9 am.  The deep blue sky was such a vivid contrast to yesterday, so I decided to take another pic of the fountain. 198 more words


Boring Mannar

Without mosquito nets in our room we had yet another sleepless night. The loud spinning fan above our beds meant we didn’t hear them, but they were there biting us constantly resulting in another restless itchy night. 2,193 more words

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Fort Lauderdale, FL to Zaragoza, Spain

At Fort Lauderdale airport I got my bag and bike checked in with no problems and I settled in to wait for my flight to Madrid. 2,715 more words

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Mission accomplished: the day I made it!

It was forecast for wind today. And a lot of it. I set off for the final leg of my bike tour, Invercargill to the Bluff. 432 more words

New Zealand

Cairns: The End Of The Road (For Now)

It’s taken a little longer than expected to get to Cairns.  It was the heat again, plus a dose of headwind.  Plus a little over-optimism. 674 more words

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Guerrero Negro - La Paz: To the Bottom of the Baja

Kilometres: 7494
Tommy’s “Taco-ed” Wheels: 2
Crashes: 1

We spent three days in Guerrero Negro in the end, haunting the eateries and internet cafes and returning to the local soccer stadium by night to sleep. 2,878 more words


Weather Update

No Rain for months and I go for a tour and the weather man says
“Rain, possibly heavy. North westerlies strengthening but at least it will be warm High 29°C”