well eventually got away on the bike but to a very bad start....:(
followed a small forestry path and forgot about the panniers :( hit a branch on the floor and knocked one out of shape...............
but worse than that is that the path came to a dead end and when riding back down strangely...
Meesh and I have booked our ferry crossing (Dover-Calais Saturday 2nd June, returning the same route the following Saturday) but haven't yet made any firm plans about where to go. Gorges d'Ardeche maybe, the Dordogne perhaps? Scenic routes wherever we decide, anyhow!
Anyone interested in...
Hi all we,ve just got back from 5 day tour of the Pre Alps, Mt Ventoux area staying with Norton ( John and Marge) in Buis Les Baronnies..... great hosts and guides.
The first day John offered to shows us the best roads round and up and over Mt Ventoux !!!! i think it was just an excuse to get...
I am taking the whole of June off work to go with 2 friends on a big bike trip.
I have got the adventure bike, so i guess i need an adventure.
Leave home for Dover - Calais
Greece ( staying at my parents...
Last week Offroader, Eammon and myself caught a ferry to Calais, for a little jaunt into France. We were heading down to visit a campsite owned by a French friend of mine in Charmes sur l'herbasse, which is situated between Lyon and Valence. First stop though was at Guignicourt near Reims as i'd...
Hi everyone :)
need some advice on some good campsites in France. In September myself and Hudders are riding to the Ardeche area of France. Has anyone been there?.....camped there?.....any recommondations....any good campsites on the way down?.....any good sites in Andorra?....
Myself and Hudders are planning a trip to the Ardeche area in September. Nothing is set in concrete....but we will be coming back for the National.
Dates are the following- 03/09/08 to 11/09/08. Like i said, nothing set in concrete.
Anyone interested let me or Hudders know :):)