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Nata's Birthday

The road from Le Mans presented very few options. As it was one half of DnR Touring’s birthday we decided to head north to a little town called Paris. 423 more words

7 very silly (but valid) reasons to go cycle touring 

There are actually too many brilliant reasons to go on a cycle tour; the never ending sense of freedom, unlimited thinking time and a perfect pace to absorb everything around – just to name a few that are key.

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Thai Bình to Ninh Bình : Lost and Found.

After all the excitement of visiting Cat Ba our attention was drawn West towards Thai Binh. We were now a good week into the trip and still only 100km from our starting point! 1,212 more words

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Oykel to Ullapool - a touring bike don't (oh and mum don't read this, just look at the photos)

Yesterday I completed one of my typically silly days of outdoors adventure, honestly I’d put it in the same league as my Naas Valley fire trail weekend but I should vet to the point. 311 more words

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Tyninghame beach for a summer bivvy.

Up on the favourites bar at the top of this computer screen, there are just 8 little icons. The most important by far is BBC Weather Musselburgh, which may be visited half a dozen times a day, more if I have stuff planned. 1,618 more words

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Bike Components for a Cycle Tour

In my previous post I mentioned the various different genres of bicycle that are commonly used for long distance cycling and cycle touring. Here I will discuss the different options that are available for various bicycle components so that you can understand more about the different choices available and how different components may suit your type of riding (terrain or style) better than others. 3,565 more words