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Covid Lockdown and crossing the Nullabor desert

Covid Lockdown and crossing the Nullabor desert

Western Australia March 2020 So it’s been a while since my last blog when I’d just finished cycling the Munda Biddi trail in Western Australia.  As I left off it was mid March and I was just about to head out to cycle across the mighty Nullabor desert.  Well as you are probably aware there was a little something going on at the time although it didn’t seen to be effecting Australia all that much.  So off I cycled and…

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Arrival in Australia and the Munda Biddi Trail – 8 Feb to 15 Mar 2020

Arrival in Australia and the Munda Biddi Trail – 8 Feb to 15 Mar 2020

Australia 8 Feb 2020 Perth Intl Airport to Camillo 35km My flight arrives in to Perth from Bali to a very quiet airport. I pick up my luggage and the bike box and head outside. It’s still very quiet, even at 1pm in the afternoon. I find a place in some shade where I can put my trike back together. The sky is a vivid blue, its hot and there’s not a cloud in the sky. An hour later the…

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Dubrovnik to Athens – 24th October to 8th Nov 2016

Dubrovnik to Athens – 24th October to 8th Nov 2016

  Monday 24th October Dubrovnik to Ploćice Distance: 40.56km Average: 8.75 kmh Top Speed: 58.17 kmh Total Distance: 9425.43 km It’s a long, slow climb out of Dubrovnik but the views back down on the city make it worthwhile. We’re just by the airport, probably 20km out of Dubrovnik, when we meet Peter, a cycle tourer. He’s only been out for a few weeks, he flew into Bulgaria and will fly out of Dubrovnik tomorrow. Daz knows of him from…

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Finally the Cycling Begins

Finally the Cycling Begins

Finally our bike tour begins – 22 Oct – 28 Oct 2015     Thursday 22nd Oct Marlborough to Twyford UK 70.5 km completed 52kmph max speed 17kmph average Today our world cycling tour began. The alarm was set (first time in about 2 months) and we were up by 0705hrs. The bike was packed in no time and Gav kindly cooked us a leaving breakfast of bacon, sausage, egg and toast.  Lovely! By 0830hrs Daz was chomping at…

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