Lisbon to Monte Gordo on de bike with himself ... cycle hard and recover hard !
  • Day8

    The border ... the arrival

    September 26, 2019 in Portugal ⋅ ☀️ 26 °C

    Well we did it ... super cycle and some great roads the cycle apps keep u off the main roads. Cycling through market gardens ... orange groves, olives ... the smell of mint drove us on too ! This place has it all ... my garmin was used today no maps but of no real use to me as I can’t see them ! So my compass worked fine ... 76km all in ! Thanks to my very good travel companion who only snores sometimes...Read more

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  • Day7

    Pump it pump it

    September 25, 2019 in Portugal ⋅ ☀️ 24 °C

    Another super day for cycling ... gravel, tarmac whatever baby ! We had a slow puncture to start and one to finish ... but himself did loads of pumping ! Garmin issues again today ...TG for tour guide Barbie on google maps, she is spot on ! Maybe a new garmin required for himself one needs to have reliability on these trips ! Inspector gadget needs an upgrade !Read more

  • Day6

    De shortest route is not always the ...

    September 24, 2019 in Portugal ⋅ ☀️ 25 °C

    Savage cycling today ... never saw climbs like it... having a pannier did not help but u just get on with it ! Kinda like life really ... but boy the views ! So happy we took the short term pain ... great day in Alvor ...

  • Day5

    Twas a day for the sun

    September 23, 2019 in Portugal ⋅ ⛅ 19 °C

    Super day on the bike ... started with a visit to contente for the water wipes... very refreshing on a hot day ! Once again komoot had us on the backroads .. if I only had a gravel .. so on the tarmac for most of it ... lunch in villa nova de milfontes .... made it to rogil .. found a super restaurant 1:20 a bottle of beer ..Read more

  • Day4

    De day of 2's

    September 22, 2019 in Portugal ⋅ ☁️ 18 °C

    The days of 2’s ... 2 punctures...2 ferry rides ... 2 crap sat Nav’s ... 2 over 50’s .. if Carl berg did cycling ... 111 km all day long in fine weather ! I mean ya baby ... de odd couple of things ...