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Day 9; Away from everything

One last night in France. No cities, no tours, no nothing. The final night to be spent away from everything in the …

Day 7; Reims

Leading with a photo this time, this was taken on the way to Reims when I pulled over to get out of …

Day 5; Route Des Cretes

After getting out of the road works mess that was Dijon (twice – long story), I decided to give the scenic route …

Day 1; Normandy

Day 0 began at about 5:30pm on the Friday with loading up the bike for the approx 256km trip to Cork. By …

Crossing

While taking my time on the way back to the ferry from Derbyshire on a nice sunny morning, I found this place …

Standing Still

In the Glenmorangie Distillery just outside Tain earlier this year. Lovely lovely Scotch.

Perspective

Small/Far away. You decide. New York from out on the east river.

Damn Posers!

Gemsbok in the American Museum of Natural History in New York City posing for a photo. No need to ask them to …

Old Reliable

Parked outside the wool shop that Julie got lost in on Sullivan Street (I think). Don\’t know if it still moves or …

Bel. No.6.

Devils in the details of the doors in Dordrecht. A deliberate decision to deliver a dinging and donging depiction. No, not the …

Kinderdijk

Just down the road from Bleskensgraaf, where we spent our first few nights. Kinderdijk appears to be the place to go in …

The News Today

Many many moons ago, when staying in Montreal. Always been housed by Caroline without so much as a grumble or an eye …

Rooftops and Mountaintops

Taken from somewhere near the top of the Sir Walter Scott Monument (which was stupidly difficult for me to get to the …

One O’Clock Gun

The one o’clock gun fired at Edinburgh castle in Scotland. This is the second shot in a quick series. The first one …

Castle Gun

One of Edinburgh Castle’s cannon’s pointing out over the city toward the sea. I hadn’t been to Edinburgh in almost ten years …