Mull May 21st 2012 Making our way down into Oban on the cycleway from Dunbeg was a real treat, smooth tarmac and brilliant sunshine. Is this to be the weather pattern for our last week? We hope so as we board the very busy ferry to Mull with everyone scrambling for a seat on the outer top deck, a phenomenon rarely seen during this last three weeks. Bill is familiar with Mull, having visited here for the last 30 year ... read more
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I am a retired engineer, born in 1945, who loves cycle touring. I have ridden Lands End John O Groats, C2C, the Three Towers (Blackpool - London -Paris Blackpool), European section of North Sea Cycle Route (Rotterdam to Bergen), several sportives and trips to Spain and the Alps, Slovenia, Turkey, Japan, Kerala and Tamil Nadu (India), Vietnam, China, Australia, including Tasmania and New Zealand.
This was followed by a trip to South Island New Zealand for three weeks in Jan/Feb 09 and one week in Geelong, OZ, to see my son.
I ride several sportives each year and ride one day every week wit... full info