Merry Christmas!

Merry Christmas!

A MERRY CHRISTMAS AND ALL GOOD WISHES FOR A HAPPY AND HEALTHY 2016 from Maggie and Oscar. Thank you so much for all your continuing support, generous donations and wonderful comments.  It was greatly appreciated – you will be pleased…

The last hurrah !

The last hurrah !

Well here we are the FINAL week ! A fairly wet and chilly week, wending our way along the Essex coast from Southend back to Suffolk, passing through Maldon, Brightlingsea, Harwich and Felixstowe to Bawdsey – 3 ferry trips in…

Essex

Essex

Our penultimate week – once again a week of WEATHER – torrential rain, wind and thunderstorms ! Some pretty perilous conditions out on the road making it very scary at times with surface water, spray and poor visibility – certainly…

Sussex & into Kent

Sussex & into Kent

What a wonderful week we have had – warm and sunny for the most part (there has also been some rain needless to say!) – some fabulous days cycling along the coastal paths from Chichester through the seaside towns of…

Hampshire inc IOW !

Hampshire inc IOW !

Damp, drizzly Dorset – as we started the new week on a chilly, wet morning to ride to Wareham.  Will the summer ever happen I asked myself as we arrived in Wareham wet through and looking as though we had…

Back into Devon and onto Dorset

Back into Devon and onto Dorset

This week we left Cornwall and travelled into South Devon .  The weather was good and we had a lovely few days cycling, visiting Plymouth – via the Torpoint Ferry – to Totnes and then on to Exeter. There were…

Cornwall

Cornwall

After reaching Land’s End last weekend it has been a great week of having the wind at my back and travelling eastwards towards home ! The weather has been for the most part good, but needless to say the traffic…

Lands End !

Lands End !

We have ended the week with a real milestone – reaching Land’s End ! It has been a tough week travelling down through Cornwall – the holiday traffic seeming relentless. We visited some beautiful coastal towns along the way –…

Somerset & Devon

Somerset & Devon

CARS, COACHES, CARAVANS AND CAMPERS – the holidays have begun and with that has come the traffic, making the narrow roads and hills of Exmoor and North Devon even more challenging and at times quite scary! After a lovely few…

Out of Wales & back into England !

Out of Wales & back into England !

We left Burry Port near Carmarthen, on Monday exploring the cycle path the whole way to Port Talbot via the Mumbles and Swansea Bay. A great ride away from traffic, meeting fellow travellers along the way. Now that the summer…