Category Archives: 4000 miles in 40 days

This is why we cycle!

What a brilliant day in the saddle. Some days everything just fits together.  The morning started cool and fresh on a quiet undulating road.   We cycled through New England in near perfect weather with a slight tail wind, warm sunshine … Continue reading

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It Rained Today

After riding for thirty four days and only been rained on once previously, the short but heavy showers today were almost welcome. Today had started with a fleeting glimpse of Geneva at the very northern end of Lake Finger . … Continue reading

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On Fire in New York State

Thankfully the torrential rain storm that hit Niagara last night had passed  as we weaved our way through the deserted streets of ‘Tacky Town’ at 6:30 this morning.  The bridge that lead us back into America was just down stream … Continue reading

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Rest Day blog

You would have thought after getting up early each morning and hurrying to get on the bikes, we would relish a lay in.  My body clock woke me at 5:30 this morning,  but it was a luxury to be able … Continue reading

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On the shore of Lake Erie.

What a difference a day makes! Although the wind was still against us, it wasn’t so bad. The sun had returned and things and places of interest were on our route. We are in Niagra Falls and feel we have … Continue reading

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The sun didn’t shine today

It isn’t often that a large ship sails past the cafe window where you are having breakfast, but that is exactly what happened to us in Marine City.  An oil tanker came down the St Clare river whilst our ferry … Continue reading

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Tarmac Termites

We left Midland when the sun rose. The air was cool as we settled into our long ride. Through chemical works the size of Flixborough and into the ‘English’ style countryside. It took a while to warm up as the … Continue reading

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