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The Sultan's Route

For sure, Camino de Santiago de Compostela is the most famous pilgrimage route in Europe. But there is another one which is very interesting, closer to the Balkans and rich in history. 188 more words

Punky Funky Stuff

Stage 9 - La Grande Finale in Monaco

The final stage of any Grand Tour is usually a procession and today was similar.  Apart from the climb at the start.  I was on good form today and set off at the front with Oli and Rob.  101 more words


Stage 8 - Cayolle

A lovely start to the day with a little climb to Saint Vincent Les Forts followed by the stunning 35km long HC climb up through the national park to Col de la Cayolle.  178 more words


Stage 7 - The 21 Hairpins of Alpe d'Huez

This is the big one – perhaps the most iconic climb in World cycling.  A pretty punchy start to the day with a quick warm up then straight up the climb.  118 more words


Mongolian route

Since it’s impossible to prepare the route for Mongolia with Google Maps or MyRouteApp, everything must be done manually. And later is just compass as addition. 166 more words

Adventurous Me

Greenhills - PhotoWalk #125

Pachamalai is a hill behind Tambaram Sanatorium Hospital, Chennai. This hill is known as land of medicinal plants which also serves as a source for chitlapakkam lake. 141 more words


Stage 6 - Back in the saddle

Wow – first big alpine climbs today – Lascet, Moullard and Croix de Fer.  All punchy and hope to post some good photos soon.  Some of the climbs go on for ever and are mentally draining – you can end up in some dark places on route.  32 more words