It always amazes me how little spare time you have when you’re travelling. Surely not working should equate to lots of spare hours in the day. Maybe we are doing it wrong but our days are really busy. From the minute we wake up, we start – breaking camp, packing everything away, breakfast, making a […]
We arrived at Heathrow and anxiously waited for our luggage – our fingers were crossed that the $2 shop Chinese laundry bags tied up with washing line had held up to the job and that the bike boxes were in one piece and and not spewing bike parts. A big sigh of relief as they all […]
‘The Husband’ has joined the creative endeavour that is this blog. Below is his inaugural post … Mere days away from departure on Cyclopolitans Trip 2.0 I managed to complete knitting my very first jumper! This had been 18 months in the making – but spurred on by the Etsy-like industry of The Wife who was frenziedly sewing […]
There is big news coming 🙂 … so this has guilted me into finally finishing the video I have left over from our 2014 trip … what’s 3 years between friends? This video is from our month long stay in Nijmegen.
As time goes by, it gets harder to sit down and edit the videos of our trip … not because I’m doing other things now and can’t be bothered, but because it gets more painful to watch what we’re NOT doing anymore 😦 I have a great new job now but as they say “a bad day […]
Croatia was a mixed bag of experiences … good times with friends followed by busy roads, lots of buses and trucks and hills. Check out the video of our time in Croatia:
I’ve just loaded the second ‘Cyclopolitans in Italy’ video to Youtube. In this episode, we succeed in the ‘sister intercept’ mission and the Bromptons meet a couple of other bikes … they were a little bit intimidated but I don’t think it shows! Then they meet some trucks on the way to the ferry but again stand their […]
After Toulouse, we took the train north and headed for the Ardennes with Belgium and the Netherlands to follow. Once we hit Paris again the temperature plummeted and we were once again battling rain and wind with intermittent very hot days of 30 degrees plus. I have been staggered how changeable the weather is from […]