We love mountains

My thoughts and experiences cycling, snowboarding and travelling around the world

Please visit our new home!

So hopefully if all keeps going well, my subscribers have been moved over and the new site is up and running. Therefore this will be my last blog post on … Continue reading

February 19, 2014 · Leave a comment

An awesome 2013 in just 12 Photos

2013 was great, we packed a lot into 12 months, visiting 16 countries across 4 continents. It started in Chamonix, France for a phenomenal winter spent snowboarding, back country ski … Continue reading

January 3, 2014 · Leave a comment

We made it to Istanbul by bike!

After 30 days straight with no rest and 3000km of cycling, since we left France we have finally arrived in Istanbul. In hindsight we should have had a day off … Continue reading

July 18, 2013 · Leave a comment

Greece Lightning

We made it into Greece a few days ago and have now arrived at Kavala. It has been such a freiendly country so far. It makes you realise how they … Continue reading

July 9, 2013 · Leave a comment

Cycle touring Albania

We have made it as far as Albania, it is an interesting country hugely different from even its neighbours Montenegro and Macedonia. It is kind of how you would expect … Continue reading

July 4, 2013 · Leave a comment

Hello and goodbye Montenegro

In Montenegro we cycled through some stunning scenery but also some stunningly bad over developed coast line. We entered from Croatia into Herceg Novi. This was a pretty horrendous seaside … Continue reading

June 30, 2013 · Leave a comment


It seems Croatia has a very long coastline and tomorrow will be the last day before we arrive in Montenegro. It has taken us about 10 days to pass through … Continue reading

June 27, 2013 · Leave a comment

Slovenia by bike – short but sweet

Slovenia is a small but perfectly formed country bordered by Italy, Croatia and Austria. I found it a remarkably peaceful and tranquil place. It varies from the high Julian Alps … Continue reading

June 22, 2013 · Leave a comment

Cycling across Italy

We left france about a week ago and progress has been good. We crossed into Italy via the Mt Blanc Tunnel. Abig thanks to Sam who gave us a lift … Continue reading

June 21, 2013 · Leave a comment

Cycling from Chamonix, France to Istanbul, Turkey

So only a few days to go until we cycle across Europe to Asia. Crossing 9 Countries (France, Italy, Slovenia, Bosnia, Montenegro, Albania, Macedonia, Greece and Turkey) and 9 language … Continue reading

June 9, 2013 · Leave a comment

Road cycling in France

It is hard to beat the road riding in the Alps during the spring. The snowy mountains and lush green valleys make the scenery its most spectacular. We cycled to … Continue reading

June 8, 2013 · Leave a comment

Summer in BC, Canada

Too much time was spent riding in summer 2012. Mostly in Fernie but also the following places; Nelson – This place rocks possibly favourite place for man made trails Rossland … Continue reading

August 5, 2012 · Leave a comment

So you want to hear my bear story eh?

This is Boo the Grizzly Bear looking fairly nonchalant against a tree (no it is not a man in a suit and yes I had a good zoom lens!). These … Continue reading

July 7, 2012 · Leave a comment

Mountain Biking Scotland

Scotland is rated as one of the best places to ride bikes in the world, if you can brave the weather then I can’t disagree. Its inspiring scenery and dramatic … Continue reading

August 6, 2011 · Leave a comment
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