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Mulhouse Motor Museum

Alsace (France) – Wed 14th Sept 2016 – Rest day in Mulhouse Weather: 16⁰C min – 30⁰C max, fine, clear blue sky Another 30 degree cloudless day greeted me when I awoke in Mulhouse this...

Relaxing in Strasbourg

Alsace (France) – Wed 7th Sept 2016 – Rest day in Strasbourg Weather: 14⁰C min – 26⁰C max, fine, clear blue sky “Death may have no master, but the bicycle is, most emphatically, not...

Safe and Scenic

Alsace (France) Stage 2 – Sun 4th Sep 2016 – Nancy to Niderviller (83 Km) Weather: 14⁰C min – 24⁰C max, overcast, some showers “You don’t suffer, kill yourself and take the risks I take...

Beating the Barge

Mosel Bike-Barge Day 7 – Fri 2nd Sep 2016 – Schengen to Thionville (bike tour 30 Km) Weather: 16⁰C min – 26⁰C max, fine, clear “A bicycle ride is a flight from sadness ”...

A Taste of Luxembourg

Mosel Bike-Barge Day 6 – Thurs 1st Sep 2016 – Saarburg (Germany) to Remich (Luxembourg) – bike tour 50 Km Weather: 14⁰C min – 25⁰C max, fine, clear “Get a bicycle. You will certainly not...

Rolling Along the River

Mosel Bike-Barge Day 4 – Tue 30th August 2016 – Bernkastel-Kues to Trier (bike tour 50 Km) Weather: 14⁰C min – 22⁰C max, fine, clear “Brains before beauty, wear your helmet!” ~ Unknown What better...

Cycling Paradise

Mosel Bike-Barge Day 3 – Mon 29th August 2016 – Daun to Bernkastel (bike tour 62 Km) Weather: 14⁰C min – 20⁰C max, fine, cloudy “ Work to eat. Eat to live. Live to...

Black Cats and Vines

Mosel Bike-Barge Day 2 – Sun 28th August 2016 – Cochem –> Zell –> Bernkastel (bike tour 50 Km) Weather: 16⁰C min – 28⁰C max, mainly fine and clear. “Don’t buy upgrades, ride up grades...

My London

“When a man is tired of London, he is tired of life” ~ Samuel Johnson Spending the last four months in London with a bicycle has been an incredible experience, possibly the best time...

A Sunday Ride Around London

Sunday 24th July 2016 – Willesden to Brick Lane Loop There is no better way to see the many and varied sights of London than by bicycle, with delightful surprises around nearly every corner....

A Walk Around Venice

Sightseeing around Venice – Mon 11th July 2016 Photos: View photos Walking Around Venice View mapped photos – Walking Around Venice View photos Naval History Museum – Venice View photos Basilica San Pietro di Castello – Venice Weather:...

Far From the Madding Crowd

Cycling the Lido – Sun 10th July 2016 Photos: View Cycling photos – Lido to Pellestrina View Ferry photos – Lido to Piazzale Roma View mapped photos – Riding “The Lido” Maps: Ferry –...

Venice – Island of Dreams

Sightseeing around Venice – Sat 9th July 2016 Photos: View urban photos – Venice View Burano photos – Venetian islands View Murano photos – Venetian islands View Lido photos – Venetian islands View Just...

End of a Dream Bike Tour

Italy Stage 10 – Fri 8th July 2016 – Padova to Mestre (44 Km) Photos: View route photos – Padova to Mestre View mapped photos – Padova to Mestre View urban photos – Venice...

Palazzos, Basilicas and Gardens in Padova

Rest Day in Padova – Thurs 7th July 2016 Photos: Basilica of Saint Anthony Giardini Dell Arena La Chiesa Degli Eremitani Palazzo della Ragione Orto Botanico Food Glorious Food Padova Street Scenes Mapped photos...

Riding in Tandem

Italy Stage 09 – Wed 6th July 2016 – Vincenza to Padova (47 Km) Weather: 21⁰C min – 32⁰C max, fine and hot “Like dogs, bicycles are social catalysts that attract a superior category...

Blue Skies and Green Grapes

Italy Stage 08 – Tue 5th July 2016 – Verona to Vicenza (70 Km) Photos: View route photos – Verona to Vicenza View mapped photos – Verona to Vicenza View urban photos – Vicenza...

Romeo and Juliet Town

Italy Stage 7 – Mon 4th July 2016 – Sirmione to Verona (43 Km) Photos: View route photos – Sirmione to Verona View mapped photos – Sirmione to Verona View urban photos – Verona...