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by delilah
13 Mar 2019, 7:58pm
Forum: On the road
Topic: Riding in North Wales
Replies: 16
Views: 3322

Re: Riding in North Wales

If you pm me your email address I'll let you have the route sheet for a 200k audax which I did from Llandudno. It took in much of the roads you're thinking of and has some good riding which you could adapt
by delilah
1 Mar 2019, 12:18pm
Forum: Touring & Expedition
Topic: Mallorca
Replies: 9
Views: 1292

Re: Mallorca

San Baulo hotel outside C'an Picafort give access to all sorts of rides book with Tui
by delilah
31 Dec 2018, 4:55pm
Forum: Touring & Expedition
Topic: Portugal
Replies: 12
Views: 732

Re: Portugal

Sorry cello but I have not received your pm. I need your email address to send you an attachment of my route, but I understand its not advisable to post email addresses in the open forum.
by delilah
29 Dec 2018, 8:31pm
Forum: Touring & Expedition
Topic: Portugal
Replies: 12
Views: 732

Re: Portugal

If you pm me I'll let you have a copy of my route from Faro north to the Spanish border on quiet roads
by delilah
29 Dec 2018, 8:28pm
Forum: People, Events & Rides
Topic: Companion For Sri Lanka
Replies: 2
Views: 4273

Re: Companion For Sri Lanka

Sorry bit late notice for me this year but I'm very interested in touring there.
When you're back if you've time could you do a post with your itinerary/route/accommodation etc?
Oh and I hope your trip goes well!
by delilah
6 Dec 2018, 12:43pm
Forum: Touring & Expedition
Topic: Vietnam
Replies: 2
Views: 311

Vietnam

Vietnam The Trip From Hanoi airport north to Thai Nguyen then made our way east for a couple of days across to Halong for Halong Bay. A Unesco world heritage site although you’d never find it as there was no signposting!!! P1010445.JPG P1010468.JPG Rode out along the coast and on to Tuan Chau island...
by delilah
23 Oct 2018, 11:07am
Forum: Cycling Goods & Services - Your Reviews
Topic: Woodrup cycles
Replies: 4
Views: 4831

Re: Woodrup cycles

Jezrant wrote:Wouldn't be the first place I'd think of for accessories and clothing, but they've been building well regarded custom frames for decades.

I'd second that about the quality of their frames. Very pleased with my 631 tourer.
by delilah
13 Oct 2018, 5:38pm
Forum: Does anyone know … ?
Topic: waterproof cycling jacket repair-bristol area
Replies: 3
Views: 307

Re: waterproof cycling jacket repair-bristol area

These people may be able to help you
Lancs Sports Repairs
http://www.lancashiresportsrepairs.co.uk/index.htm
And Scottish mountain gear repair
http://www.scottishmountaingear.com/
But not in Bristol.
by delilah
12 Oct 2018, 6:05pm
Forum: Touring & Expedition
Topic: Hanoi - bike/box logistics
Replies: 4
Views: 348

Re: Hanoi - bike/box logistics

I'm off to Hanoi in November flying with Qatar.
Cardboard box out, leave at airport, CTC plastic bag back.
Will post how I get on!
by delilah
23 Sep 2018, 7:54pm
Forum: Does anyone know … ?
Topic: Should I sell my Mercian?
Replies: 55
Views: 2199

Re: Should I sell my Mercian?

I'm reluctantly selling mine. See "bikes for sale". Great bikes but technology has moved on.
by delilah
21 Sep 2018, 9:20pm
Forum: Touring & Expedition
Topic: Flying with a Bike
Replies: 28
Views: 1227

Re: Flying with a Bike

Ryan Air have almost signalled the death knell for me touring with my bike by air! Flew out to Charleroi in June with bike in cardboard box. On returning dismantelled, packed and taped bike up in plastic CTC bag only to be told Ryan Air would not accept it! They took me round the counter and showed ...
by delilah
9 Jun 2018, 9:21pm
Forum: On the road
Topic: Huddersfield Narrow Canal Greenfield to Guide Bridge - Local knowledge please
Replies: 2
Views: 290

Re: Huddersfield Narrow Canal Greenfield to Guide Bridge - Local knowledge please

Yes no problems and quiet scenic. Your route would be Greenfield, Mosley, Stalybridge, Ashton, Portland Basin, Guide Bridge.
by delilah
9 Jun 2018, 9:08pm
Forum: Cycling Goods & Services - Your Reviews
Topic: Canyon
Replies: 2
Views: 547

Re: Canyon

Well that's given me some thought for thought. The Canyon Endurace CF was one on my list of 3 but I'll seriously consider it now . Thank you for the information
by delilah
11 May 2018, 12:23pm
Forum: On the road
Topic: No longer an Audax virgin
Replies: 45
Views: 3249

Re: No longer an Audax virgin

I can recommend these lights for audax
http://www.candb-seen.co.uk/
by delilah
17 Dec 2017, 2:48pm
Forum: Touring & Expedition
Topic: Portugal End to End
Replies: 9
Views: 1751

Re: Portugal End to End

Replied. Hope its useful.