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Aug 8, 2009 - Deutschland
Guten tag! We crossed into Germany last Sunday, after cycling up the Loire, the Canal du Bourgogne and the Doubs River in France. We have now cycled all the major water routes (with bike paths) in France. In Angers, where we last left off, Richard purchased his third back rack on this trip. The original was damaged on the flight over from Canada and after some on the road repairs (including a tent peg) in England, it finally gave up the ghost in Redon, France. The second rack, purchased after a goose chase through the suburbs of Redon to...Jump to full entry
Jun 15, 2007 - And so to the Danube........
What a trip this has been! I am so much enjoying myelf and am pleasantly surprised that I am getting increasingly better (or so it seems to me, anyway) at putting in these riding days. The bike skills still need a bit of work, though. I only started to use clips a week before coming on this trip, and I fell (again!) a couple of days ago - right at the feet of most of our group - and that was before we had even left camp when I came to a halt and failed to remember that I was clipped in! Ouch. Three more bruises to add to the rest. Randy...Jump to full entry