Tag Archives: Summer 2017

Tying Up Summer

I am tying up summer with this post. We have been back for three days. It was a productive summer with lots of activities, mainly involving me juggling on the two wheels. I got to push my physical and mental limits through the two wheels while exploring Transylvania. Fractured metatarsal I have safely survived all …

Retezat National Park

17-19 August 2017. Retezat National Park, the oldest of the 14 national parks in Romania, is not easily  accessible. It is situated within the Retezat Mountains, which are part of the Southern Carpathian mountain range. The area is famous for its 80+ glacial lakes and 20+ peaks of 2,000m+.  However, the breathe-taking landscape will make it worth …

Cycling in La Loire

20-23 July 2017. Pumped up with adrenaline while watching Le Tour de France. Seduced by the varied French landscape flew through by the indefatigable cyclists. We decided to embark on a bike project: cycling in La Loire, centre-west of France. We would be based in Tours, the popular basecamp to explore the region. From Tours, …