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Postcard from Nordkapp

I couldn’t resist this card with my love of all things northern, this has been on my list of places to visit for a long time. 19 more words


17 & 18 June - Paris & Fontainebleau

Scandinavia and Nordkapp seem like quite a long time ago now, but they aren’t really, it just appears that way when you’re filling each day with new sights, sounds and experiences, and lots of pedalling. 2,332 more words

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Days 58-60: Weather!

58 – Monday:  A grey day with a splash of red

We slept in the national park car park with the empty cars owned by the intrepid serious overnight camper / hikers.   1,183 more words

A FoodMap Trip #Nordkapp 2015

(Rough overview of our planned ride)

Hmm…we’ve just realized this is gonna be a long one. 5000 km on just over three weeks on a bike might seems doable, on tarmac – but this one is mostly on gravel!  77 more words


31 May 2015 - to Denmark

It feels really good to be writing this from a new country, having spent about 3 weeks pedalling through Sweden. Whilst I enjoyed Sweden, the weather over the last week has been dubious to say the least, and whilst it may not improve in Denmark it’s like a fresh start, with new adventures ahead. 1,840 more words

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Twenty Years

Twenty years and sixty pounds ago I would not have had to wet exit. These days however, these days.


24 May 2015 - to Stockholm

I woke up at 07.00 excited about getting down to Stockholm, my first major milestone after Nordkapp, and time for a day off, or maybe even two if the mood takes me. 1,228 more words

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