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Channel to the Med Bike Ride, days 1-5, the first 650 km....

Back in April, I met a friend for coffee on a drizzly morning in Brighton. She had a mad idea about cycling from the English Channel to the Mediterranean Sea on the Southern Coast of France, and was looking for a friend mad enough to accompany her on the thousand ish mile trip…. 1,380 more words

Photos from Monday ....!!!

Beautiful in the still air…..

It’s that bridge…..

Surfboard….?  Hmmm….

Two Bikes having a rest!

This is Plomodiern !! 6 more words


The Remote Valleys of Kyrgyzstan

Bishkek to Osh via Issy Kul Lake and the Central Mountains

Bidding farewell to our new friends at Nomads Home we cycled to the ‘bus station,’ which is a slightly misleading term in Kyrgyzstan. 2,638 more words


8/22/14 Day 70 – Dunnville, Ontario to Niagara Falls, Ontario – 38 miles

Today was G day. Ed was Gerard and Michèle was Genevieve.  Generally speaking, we were genuinely grateful and giggly about our ride today which was… 1,103 more words

Camaret Sur Mer at Breakfast Time....!!

There is around 30 miles to ride today – terrain undulating, but an easier day.  Catherine has back pain, so will have to work around this.


Alert Bay

I’m always interested in learning about indigenous culture which led me to take a detour to Alert Bay on Cormorant Island to visit the U’Mista Cultural Centre. 262 more words

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8/21/14 Day 69 – Port Burwell, Ontario to Dunnville, Ontario – 80 miles

Today was F day. Ed was Fernando and Michèle was Freda.  We two friends find fun in all we do.  We have seen… 943 more words