…Provence-Alpes; the penultimate leg

…Provence-Alpes; the penultimate leg

After a fun couple of days relaxing and enjoying having other people to talk to for the first time in five weeks it was time to move on to the final European destination of this adventure. Up before the sun (& the heat) we headed off to catch the ferry at Porto...
…relaxing in Sardinia

…relaxing in Sardinia

The crossing to Sardinia was just an hour and the sea was as still as can be. We barely had time for a coffee and an ice-cream before we were hopping back on the bike and rolling down the ramp, back into Italy. But man it was HOT! We have to admit to breaking our...
…discovering wonderful Corsica

…discovering wonderful Corsica

The ferry for Corsica left at 8am, so it was a super early start for us that day. There was none of the palaver that surrounded the Dubrovnik embarkation! It was all very simple except I had to get off and walk on! It was a four hour crossing and quite uneventful so...
…under the tuscan sun – Part 2

…under the tuscan sun – Part 2

We were lucky how things turned out with this AirBnB, instead of a morning check out, Carlo was happy for us to stay as long as needed. This meant that we could go and relax at the thermal pools and then be able to come back and shower the stinky waters off before...
…riding up through Tuscany – Part 1

…riding up through Tuscany – Part 1

Looking back at the night before, it possibly wasn’t the most sensible thing we’ve done this trip! While spending the night in Gerrys Pub celebrating the Brazilian wedding seemed like fun at the time, when we woke up the next morning facing a six hour ride, it didn’t...