And we finally have some progress on our tour plans for 2018 - and we're travelling (as planned) using Vrienden op de Fiets which allows us to travel more economically and hopefully experience more of the local culture. So here's our route outline for the tour.... Ijmuiden - Leiden 30 mile Leiden - Gouda 18 MileLeiden … Continue reading Netherlands, we are coming!
Sometimes you just need a break. Sometimes just not being in your normal environment is enough to have a reboot. Sometimes good times with good company and good friends is key. ..................................................................... That's the principal behind our annual mini-breaks to center parcs. A week in whinfell in January is just what it takes. After all … Continue reading Mini-break chills
So a plan is forming for the 2018 cycle holiday.... And Maastricht is appearing to be the central location we've selected in the Netherlands mission - roughly 327 miles on the circular, or 596 depending on where we decide to put wheels to road.... We're going to hopefully go it alone this year - plotting … Continue reading Europe on a Bike
After the week that somehow has flown over, it's now time to start the journey back to the home country and a proper cup of tea (which I will have as soon as we land in Heathrow!!) Last night we spent our last evening in Austria by having a stroll to the centre monument and … Continue reading Day 8: The Journey Home
Final day of cycling. Today we made the decision to get away early again because the weather was due to get hotter or rain depending on our location. So off we went (after I consumed the best GF bread and a dippy dippy egg), back up the track to the Donau from the Traisen. From … Continue reading Traismauer – Vienna