The Adventures of Grandma & Grandpa

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


Grumpy without Bikes

We definitely need to get back on our bicycles. Whilst we are having a relaxing time here in the Canary Islands without our two wheel friends, it is turning into a mixed bag of observations and emotions. It is difficult for us to be lounging by the pool as we are preparing for our next… Read More

Top 50 Cycling Blogs

We don’t normally blow our own trumpet, but it is great to be named in the top cycling blogs. Okay, we didn’t make the top 50, but our name is out there.

Canaries then Greece

For any of you wondering, the Grandparents on a bike are off their saddles enjoying a well deserved break in the Canary Islands. No bikes here for us. Just take a look at the hills! We are dodging the electric bikes and mobility scooters whilst soaking up the sun and tapas. Yet the planning has… Read More

Bicycle USA 2015 Summary

It’s been a few weeks since we returned from our bicycle trip in the States, so we’ve had plenty of time to reflect on what was an eventful, emotional and enthalling 1,100 mile journey.   As you may know, the trip began in Memphis. Our quest was to complete the wonderful Mississippi River Trail. On… Read More