Monthly Archives: April 2016
We were given ‘Around the World by Bike’ by Alistair Humpreys and I started his section in Asia. It could not have been more dissimilar to our comfortable SE Asia trips: Alistair cycled across Siberia in winter to be able to cross frozen rivers, camping in -40′!! ” Even today the waste, cruelty and de-humanising of … Continue reading
I have never skied in March! Brilliant snow, clear calm sunny days, can one ask for more? Well yes! The slopes were empty, no queues at any lift, and half price accommodation. Samoens is still a delightful medieval town without any tour groups. An awesome visit! Our best ever ski trip!
I seem to have forgotten to finish Sri Lanka, so here it is, the last week of our trip. Finally arrived at the coast again, ready for a few days of sunshine. We had one (day of sunshine) but mostly it was cloudy, very blustery and occasionally wet. But our little house on the beach … Continue reading