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Cycling Day T+2: Honningsvåg

As the sun peeks over the hill at 5am, it’s just me and a certain bicycle waiting by the quayside in Honningsvåg for the start of our long and hopefully leisurely journey back to Yorkshire. 173 more words


Cycling Day 96: Ready For The Final Leg... Kind Of.

About to set off on the final 35 km ride to Nordkapp. I’m told it’s uphill most of the way which, bearing in mind the condition of the rear brake pads, is no bad thing… Back here at the hostel in Honningsvåg on Wednesday after a night at the cape before catching the ship south early on Thursday morning.


Cycling Day 95: Olderfjord To Honningsvåg

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What a day! Horrendous weather for almost all the cycle but, well, I am in the north of Norway so I can’t complain too much. 116 more words


Mad dogs ...

Everything has changed.  Gone are the thousand lakes and the endless forests.  Gone too, if temporarily, are the midges. We have crossed into Norway, into snow-capped mountains on the edge of the sea. 301 more words


06 and 07 May 2015 - Nordkapp and heading South

Right, where to begin? It’s been an exciting few days and I’ve covered quite a few kilometres; I’ve decided to work in kilometres now, seeing as I’m in Europe and all that. 2,033 more words

Bicycle Touring

Hunting the Light Continued ... Part 5

Happy New Year!  Day 6 of our voyage we were approaching the northernmost point of our journey — Nordkapp ~ the North Cape, on the Barents Sea.  1,058 more words

Hunting The Light December 2014