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The French Haute Route – 2013

The wheels won’t be turning this year on the French alps and I am sad, it will be the first time since the beginning of the French Haute Route that we will not be traversing those familiar high peaks and … Continue reading

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Tower bridge and beyond by bike

London’s surprise of late summer sunshine brings back memories of the glorious sunshine we had one weekend in April and the unexpected cycle journey we went on. There had been no map or plan, but we were keen to escape … Continue reading

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Finding Cornish treasure

With summer in the air we went in search of cool breezes, singing insects and glistening waters. We eagerly pedalled along a tiny road stretched along the Lizard peninsula.  After our visit to the Clay trails and the Eden Project … Continue reading

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A Welsh beauty – the Taff Trail (Part 1)

The Welsh city of Cardiff seemed desolate and empty at 8am on a Saturday morning.  Grey skies loomed overhead as I helped untie the bicycles from the back of the car.  The air was chilly as my boyfriend and I cycled … Continue reading

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A trail full of surprises!

I like surprises and I know for a fact that a  journey on a bicycle can lead you to hidden treasures you never knew existed.  Uncovering these treasures can leave you happy for days or even a life time… and … Continue reading

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A petite Tour de France

Have you ever watched the Tour de France and wondered what it must be like for those top cyclists to pedal up the French alps?  they seem to have such amazing stamina being able to push themselves higher and higher … Continue reading

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The Crab and Winkle Way

Where do you go with your bicycle when the sun shines in the U.K? You go to the seaside! A few months before the cycle I read about the ‘Crab and Winkle Way’ a six-mile disused railway line which runs … Continue reading

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