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Way of the Roses

The Way of the Roses, a beautiful scenic coast to coast in the North of England. The route explore the cultural heritage many towns and cities of the red rose county of Lancashire and the white rose county of Yorkshire. The route as you are no doubt fully aware is names after the War ofContinue reading “Way of the Roses”

Cycling in Somerset

Axbridge in Somerset is on the Sustrans cycle route, the Strawberry Line. It is also within easy cycling distance of Wells, Burnam on Sea and the spectacular Cheddar Gorge. This tour is fixed base with three nights spent in an Air BnB in Axbridge. The accommodation is a very large coach house with plenty ofContinue reading “Cycling in Somerset”

Pedalling in Provence

Mont Ventoux can be viewed from anywhere in Provence, it does dominate the local landscape and is a ride that is highly recommended on this tour. The tour is self-guided, so plenty of opportunities to go off the beaten track and discover new adventures. France is a cycle friendly country, be prepared for the cheersContinue reading “Pedalling in Provence”

Lancashire Cycleway 2 nights: The Northern Loop 120 miles 3 days (Friday to Sun)

The glorious and challenging Northern Loop of the Lancashire Cycleway haven’t yet daunted the women who have completed this tour since 2013. Starting out in Preston at Broughton crossroads, and heading first to the small market town of Kirkham the route covers several parts of the undulating Lancashire countryside. The small country roads and pathsContinue reading “Lancashire Cycleway 2 nights: The Northern Loop 120 miles 3 days (Friday to Sun)”

Coast and Castles

Exploring the majestic and ancient in this coastal and country route from Newcastle to Edinburgh The route is the southern part and since we cycled this an alternative section has been linked which extends the coastal cycling pathways. Castles ancient and more modern are sprinkled throughout this cycle stunning route, which winds its way throughContinue reading “Coast and Castles”

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