The Adventures of Grandma & Grandpa

One big world, 2 bikes, 6 grandchildren many postcards…


Casinos… But no cows!

Wisconsin is the Dairy State of the USA, yet all the farmland we pass is corn and more corn for as far as the eye can see. So where are all the milk and cheese producing cows? Sadly, they don’t get to graze in lush green fields, cooped up in huge grain fed sheds instead.… Read More

What made Milwaukee famous..?

This will not be the last reference to Rod Stewart songs or beer! Our cycle trip this June started from Chicago O’Hare and we were heading across Wisconsin to Minnesota and the Mississippi headwaters. It could not have been a more perfect start. A few miles from our airport motel, we joined the Des Planes… Read More

Coming Soon…

The Adventures of Grandma & Grandpa Let us introduce ourselves; Gavin and Jenny, mostly nomadic, but English calling London home, retired in our 60’s grandparents. We have been cajoled by our daughters and 5 grandchildren to join the mysterious world of blogging to share our experiences whilst cycling around various countries of the world. So… Read More