Patricia is apparently setting off shortly to cycle from Irún in the north to Tarifa in the south. Um, it’s snowing all across the north at the moment.
I am grounded for the moment, but a gears-free Barcelona-León trip is in the works, if anyone fancies a spin. ViaMichelin now offers a bike route planner which says that routes cannot exceed 200km. Duh.
J recently cycled to Santiago and came back on fast trains without packing up his bike by getting on the next train whenever conductors put him off the previous one. Perseverance!
- If car-drivers become arseholes because of deindividuation
… then why do single cyclists end up the same despite lacking most of the contributory conditions?
- Non-existent roads on Spanish maps
I’ve cycled south from Albacete via Yeste twice. On both occasions it would have been really nice to have had a
- How to make your trip more confortable
“Confortable” is one of the mainstays of lousy Spanish-English translation, and Barcelona’s transport authority is happy to oblige: If you know what
- Barcelona and the great European fire sale
And an explanation of why “La gata sobre el tejado de zinc” is, in metallurgical-roofing terms, an inappropriate translation of “Cat
- For drone-hunters, a walk westward from Gatwick airport to Ockley station
Dedicated to those at Gatwick considering tracking down and killing the source of their stasis. Features two good drinking establishments, the