2019 and 2020 plans (and more)

Always good to put ideas down on paper 🙂 Our interests are varied, cycle-touring, backpacking and campervanning.  And the current small campervan (aka car) is used as a car so we don’t feel bad if it doesn’t do big trips as its not left of the drive doing nothing.  We’ve got…

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Plans vs Reality

Wow.  Back in late 2016 we posted about our plans for the next year (or two) – see HERE So how did we do 2017 Cycle camping trip to the south of France (again) direct over the hills DONE!  Excellent trip (see HERE ) Month around Scandinavia up to the…

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10 years on…..

Wow.  Can’t really believe it  Its 10 years ago since we left full time work and decided to do something a bit different, so thought it would be useful to have a quick review of what its been like.  If you didn’t know, we’d planned doing different for many years,…

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Austria to Home

For trip index click HERE – for all photos of trip see HERE Austria isn’t really on the agenda for this trip, so we really just used it as a cut through. We stopped at Graz for a quick lunch and explore then headed back towards Germany via the mountainous…

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Prague to Austria

For trip index click HERE – for all photos of trip see HERE Our first post-Prague stop was at Beroun which is a rather pretty old town with a big square, and interesting walk around. Pretty building. Nice, but not wow. But also there in the park was a bear…

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Top tips for long cycle rides

Trip index HERE Okay, here is a brain dump! Take less than you think you need Take less than us! If you are camping, get an ACSI card – it can be cheaper GPS’s Android phone with OSMAND offline maps Download Archies Camping GPS database and import as into OSMAND…

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