Last week we rode into Los Angeles and after a good 1000 miles of towing a surfboard behind me I sold it to a bloke in a car park near Venice Beach. Now for what it’s worth I thought I’d share my thoughts on bike touring with a surfboard. Why did I think it would… Continue reading Bike Touring with a Surfboard
Dear reader. By now you have probably come to expect quite a delay in my reporting back on our progress and so I will stop apologising for this. No doubt you’re desperate to know where we are at every point along our trip so have a look at our snazzy map which we try to update more regularly. On this occasion we find ourselves sat in a tourist lodge towards the grand and incredibly famous (not to mention busy) Yosemite National Park but I’ll tell you about that another time. For now we’ll return to Oregon, our second state in the US.
Crossing the stateline from Washington to Northern Oregon was a slight anti-climax. We took a wee ferry over the Columbia River instead of doing the huge bridge linking McGowan (WA) with Astoria (OR). We arrived and there were no fanfares or party poppers. The ride into Portland might have been downhill but it weren’t pretty… Continue reading Some from Northern & Central Oregon coast, some token Portland shots
In chronological order from beginning to end, Washington.
Hello dear reader. Predictably, it has taken me over a month to even begin writing anything about our trip so far. By this point we’ve exited Canada and entered the USA and have seen and done quite a bit inbetween. I don’t hope to cover all of that here and for those particularly interested in… Continue reading Brits Abroad