The Waikato River trail – New Zealand

Peering over the giant concrete block and holding onto the strong pylons I nervously look down upon the dizzying heights of the Arapuni swing bridge below. I feel like I am about to have an Indiana Jones moment! I have joined my sister and her family on a weekend visit to the Waikato region. TheContinue reading “The Waikato River trail – New Zealand”

Cycling Cornwall’s Clay Trail

The Eden Project sat with its domes shining in the sunshine as we mounted our bicycles ready to go exploring through a landscape which had been created from 250 years of clay mining. ┬áThe recreational paths around here are aptly named the ‘Clay trails‘ for that very reason. The clay mined from this corner ofContinue reading “Cycling Cornwall’s Clay Trail”