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by Dunkgrease
9 Oct 2015, 6:22pm
Forum: Does anyone know … ?
Topic: Which bike to buy now?
Replies: 8
Views: 931

Which bike to buy now?

For the past five years my wife and I, just 59 years young, have been touring around the globe on our trusty Thorn Raven Nomads. We have now settled in Portugal's wonderful Algarve region and are looking to buy new bikes for our local riding, rather than our heavy and laborious tourers. Our dilemma ...
by Dunkgrease
2 Mar 2012, 1:45pm
Forum: Touring & Expedition
Topic: Starting to tour
Replies: 32
Views: 2043

Re: Starting to tour

Take a look at http://www.my-bicycling-adventure.com

You may also like to get a copy of The Bicycle Traveller's Blueprint by Daren Alff. http://www.bicycletouringpro.com/affiliates/idevaffiliate.php?id=163_4_1_16
by Dunkgrease
2 Mar 2012, 1:37pm
Forum: Touring & Expedition
Topic: Pau to Santiago de Compostella
Replies: 21
Views: 1306

Re: Pau to Santiago de Compostella

One reply said "one of the most rewarding rides we've ever done". I would totally agree. Along the route you keep coming across others doing the route by bike and on foot. Staying in the "alberques" is a great low cost and friendly way to find accommodation. The hills are not gen...
by Dunkgrease
20 Feb 2012, 3:57pm
Forum: The Tea Shop
Topic: Introductions - tell us about yourself
Replies: 1172
Views: 338042

Re: Introductions - tell us about yourself

Karen and I sold our home and most of our belongings in August 2009 and set off from our home in Scotland to travel the World by bicycle. 2 1/2 years and 20,000 kilometers later we are still cycling and enjoying life. Our web site http://www.my-bicycling-adventure.com gives the full picture. I hope ...