Niederranna – Linz

So today was epically hot, like 30+ degrees hot. Don't get me wrong I love the sunshine but 42 miles in that temperature was something I wasn't quite prepared for. Anyway, last night at the Gasthof Draxler we had a storm, I say storm because it was so bad I woke up and assumed we … Continue reading Niederranna – Linz

Passau – Niederranna

Sat at the gasthof (guesthouse) Draxler waiting for´╗┐ a shower. Time to blog me thinks! Today has been a really hot day, and I'm tanning (well burning in places - and Helen yes, I did wear suncream I promise!!) which is good. The day started a bit chaotically, once we'd finished breakfast. So we decided … Continue reading Passau – Niederranna

Day One: Aaaaand we’re off

Tuesday - Airport Bound - Thanks Pa Robbo for the 11pm drop off - packing was completed at the weekend, almost 20kg under the weight limit (whoever can fit 23kg into the case size for BA is clearly a legend). We boarded our flight to Heathrow  around 6 from Newcastle after an uneventful spell of people … Continue reading Day One: Aaaaand we’re off


This year I'm finally going on holiday (other than the annual centre parcs trip), and I'm going cycling with my Mam, so be sure to check out her blog too for updates! So yeah, Germany and Austria. More specifically we're cycling 214 miles of the Danube (read more here). And you can guarantee you'll get … Continue reading Germany/Austria