Fales, 'Fros and seascape in Tonga June 3rd 2012 My travel blog has officially been reignited by time to think and something to report after a year away!
Travel experience poor for a year until now, I managed to arrange a long weekend in The Kingdom of Tonga. Arriving at Nuku'alofa airport was a standard Polynesian affair - don't expect efficiency, but do expect a sudden head-lift-come-nod, as in 'Malo e lei lei' to Tonga. Vic ... read more
September 2017 has approached fast and we are about to face a few firsts - a self guided, self sufficient cycling tour in Northern Spain, driving on the right in a European country, and a month of communicating in Español!
In the UK for the first week, we enter Spain at Galicia in Santiago de Compostela, and track eastwards by bike once we get to grips with panniers, GPS and any weather the 'rain in Spain' throws at us.
From Leon, it is north via two key national park areas (Picos, and Somiedo) in a rental car, and once in Gijon, getting another set of bikes, we then mount them for another... full info