500km Done

We've made it, back to the ferry and on the shortest route of the journey so far. Holland it's been wonderful. We literally had two extremes of weather, but in reality we've been really lucky it didn't rain and thunder the whole time. I've eaten Salmon and Steak nearly every day #fuelling and had some … Continue reading 500km Done

Utrecht (Tienhoven) – Amsterdam – Haarlem

Amsterdam is horrific to cycle in. That is the summary of cycling in the city, awful, horrible, confusing, frightening.... any of those words fulfil the emotions felt during our cycle across the city to our host accommodation. The journey to Amsterdam wasn't so bad, it rained and was a lot cooler - you could tell … Continue reading Utrecht (Tienhoven) – Amsterdam – Haarlem

Amersfoort – Utrecht (Tienhoven)

Short but sweet, today has been a quick cycle ride but hotter than the inside of a McDonald's Apple pie. The ride over wasn't so bad, mostly downhill as we're on the journey towards the coast again now. But the place we're staying was 41 degrees when we arrived! And it's got progressively hotter until … Continue reading Amersfoort – Utrecht (Tienhoven)

Arnhem (Wolfheze) – Amersfoort

Today's adventure started out from the lovely home of our hosts in Wolfheze. A beautiful bungalow in the middle of the village, you wouldn't know it was there it's so well hidden. And the best breakfast, Ma Robbo got hot croissants!!! Aaaanyway, the journey wasn't such a long and windy one today it was more … Continue reading Arnhem (Wolfheze) – Amersfoort

Leerdam – Nijmegen (Oosterhout) – Arnhem (Wolfheze)

4th June: So our hosts and everyone else were correct. The route to Nijmegen from Leerdam was long, oh so very long, and hot! One thing we've found over here is the distinct lack of facilities for cyclists. Cafes, Restaurants or even little rest stops are very few and far between. This is making the … Continue reading Leerdam – Nijmegen (Oosterhout) – Arnhem (Wolfheze)