The Adventures of Grandma & Grandpa

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C2C Cycle Route – The Beginning

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Most cyclists will probably have heard of the Sea to Sea Cycle Route from Whitehaven or Workington to Sunderland or Tynemouth. Arguably, the most scenic yet strenuous cycle route in England, we could not resist giving it our best shot. Last Thursday, our starting point was Workington nestled on the Irish Sea. Having arrived by… Read More

South India by Bicycle – A Summary

Ahead of our bicycle tour of South India we were filled with a certain amount of trepidation. Afterall, we are in our 60’s. Would we be safe? What is the state of traffic and roads? We need not have worried. So, what were our overall impressions of this 2,300km trip? As for the actual cycling, we… Read More