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Finish of Another Tour

Berlin to Copenhagen – Stage 13 – Køge to Copenhagen 61 Km (Fri 23-Jun-17) Weather: 15⁰C min – 18⁰C max, cloudy, afternoon rain “Bike lanes – I put that now in the category of things...

A Bit of Everything

Berlin to Copenhagen – Stage 12 – Faxe to Køge 56 Km (Thu 22-Jun-17) Weather: 15⁰C min – 18⁰C max, overcast “Well, you go to Holland and everybody’s on a bike – nobody would think...

Hey Præstø!

Berlin to Copenhagen – Stage 11 – Stege to Faxe 64 Km (Wed 21-Jun-17) Weather: 13⁰C min – 18⁰C max, partly sunny “I hate going to the gym, so sweating outdoors sure beats sitting on...

White Cliffs of Møn

Berlin to Copenhagen – Stage 10 – Møn Island Circuit 51 Km (Tue 20-Jun-17) Weather: 13C min – 19⁰C max, clouds breaking to sunshine “A lot of fun stuff happens when you go out on...

Thatched Heaven

Berlin to Copenhagen – Stage 09 – Nykøbing to Stege Møn 72 Km (Mon 19-Jun-17) Weather: 18⁰C min – 25⁰C max, clear and sunny “No bird soars too high if he soars with his own...

Danish Delights

Berlin to Copenhagen – Stage 08 – Rostock to Nykøbing 24 Km (Sun 18-Jun-17) Weather: 15⁰C min – 24⁰C max, fine and sunny “You jump on a bike and start peddling. You fall down and...

Germany Conquered

Berlin to Copenhagen – Stage 07 – Bützow to Rostock 44 Km (Sat 17-Jun-17) Weather: 13⁰C min – 19⁰C max, partly sunny, fine “Who seeks shall find.” ~ Sophocles Although the route from Bützow to...

Dodging the Showers

Berlin to Copenhagen – Stage 06 – Krakow am See to Bützow 47 Km (Fri 16-Jun-17) Weather: 12⁰C min – 18⁰C max, showry, partially sunny “You have to make it happen.” ~ Denis Diderot With...

Rough with the Smooth

Berlin to Copenhagen – Stage 05 – Waren (Müritz) to Krakow am See 54 Km (Thu 15-Jun-17) Weather: 14⁰C min – 24⁰C max, sunny “Never, never, never give up.” ~ Winston Churchill Another perfect sunny...

Waren … Wow, Wow, Wow

Berlin to Copenhagen – Stage 04 – Neustrelitz to Waren (Müritz) 70 Km (Wed 14-Jun-17) Weather: 12⁰C min – 19⁰C max, mostly sunny “I am a bike enthusiast; there’s a certain amount of romance to...

An Easy Day

Berlin to Copenhagen – Stage 03 – Fürstenberg to Neustrelitz 47 Km (Tue 13-Jun-17) Weather: 10⁰C min – 18⁰C max, overcast “When I was a kid a long time ago, when the sun rose, I...

Forests, Lakes, and Rivers

Berlin to Copenhagen – Stage 02 – Oranienburg to Fürstenberg 74 Km (Mon 12-Jun-17) Weather: 15⁰C min – 22⁰C max, mostly cloudy, fine “I do not own a car, and my main form of travel to Westminster...

Heading North

Berlin to Copenhagen – Stage 01 – Berlin to Oranienburg 55 Km (Sun 11-Jun-17) Weather: 20⁰C min – 28⁰C max, fine and sunny “Do the difficult things while they are easy and do the great...

West of the Wall

Sightseeing in Berlin (Thu 8-Jun-17 and Sat 10-Jun-2017) Weather: 14⁰C min – 20⁰C max, cloudy “If you worried about falling off the bike, you’d never get on.” ~ Lance Armstrong The 4hr 20 min ICE train...

Saving the Best Until Last

Germany: Main River Tour – Stage 07 – Schweinfurt to Bamberg 80 Km (Wed 7th June 2017) Weather: 9⁰C min – 23⁰C max, partially sunny with occasional showers, chilly breeze “I am definitely capable of just enjoying...

Red Poppy Day

Germany: Main River Tour – Stage 06 – Kitzingen to Schweinfurt 52 Km (Tue 6th June 2017) Weather: 10⁰C min – 16⁰C max, mostly cloudy, rain showers in afternoon “A goal is a dream with...

Count Dracula’s Tomb

Germany: Main River Tour – Stage 05 – Zellingen to Kitzingen 56 Km (Mon 5th June 2017) Weather: 14⁰C min – 20⁰C max, mostly cloudy, light rain “Step by step and the thing is done” ~ Charles...

Off the Beaten Track

Germany: Main River Tour – Stage 03 – Miltenberg to Marktheidenfeld 56 Km (Sat 3rd June 2017) Weather: 12⁰C min – 25⁰C max, sunny in morning, thunderstorms in afternoon “Have fun, be active. Ride...

Pearl of the Main

Germany: Main River Tour – Stage 02 – Aschaffenburg to Miltenberg 46 Km (Fri 2nd June 2017) Weather: 15⁰C min – 24⁰C max,  mainly sunny “Things do not happen. Things are made to happen”...

Summertime in Germany

Germany: Main River Tour – Stage 01 – Frankfurt to Aschaffenburg 59 Km (Thu 1st June 2017) Weather: 13⁰C min – 25⁰C max, mostly sunny “I can think. I can sleep. I can move. I...

Back to Frankfurt

Germany: Main River Tour – More Sightseeing in Frankfurt (Wed 31st May 2017) Weather: 14⁰C min – 24⁰C max, partly cloudy > “Joy in looking and comprehending is nature’s most beautiful gift” ~ Albert...

Mannheim Ancestral Tour

Germany: Main River Tour – Mannheim Ancestral Tour 53 Km (Tue 30th May 2017) Weather: 16⁰C min – 29⁰C max, partly cloudy “To us, the ashes of our ancestors are sacred and their resting...

Train Trip to Mannheim

Germany: Main River Tour – Sightseeing in Mannheim (Mon 29th May 2017) Weather: 17⁰C min – 33⁰C max, sunny “Don’t think, just do.” ~ Horace Another fine sunny day was predicted, perfect for my train trip...

Cycling Around Melbourne

Tue 28th March 2017 – Melbourne Cycleways (53 Km) Weather: 15⁰C min – 23⁰C max, fine and sunny “A bend in the road is not the end of the road … unless you fail to make...