Holiday Inn Express Dundee
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Today we headed towards the East Scottish coast for a change of scenery and a chance to meet up with Lorenzo in St Andrews. The land here is much flatter. Some lovely Norfolk-esque fishing villages. Isaac enjoyed running on the sand at a forest beach and then at St. Andrews. We took the scenic route back past the East Neuk fishing villages. Very picturesque and the sun even kept up with us! Wish it wasn't always accompanied by so much wind ...
... take in the vast ocean expanses and activities and was well worth the detour. Simply beautiful country and we are probably seeing it at its absolute best at this time of the year. The farmland is magnificent and meticulously laid out. We passed through many small towns with their enchanting, quaint and historic homes and farms.
A feature of many of the farms are the beautiful all-stone fences that go on for miles. They are as good as the day they were put ...
... oldest, (post bar mitvah) who is wearing a broad brimmed hat and is clearly acting Father for the day despite his teenage spots and tendency to suck his thumb if he thinks no one is looking. He and the oldest girl manage all the little ones, Mum just pays the fares and quells toddler riots with A Look. They all speak broad Scots; why should one be surprised? Did I expect them all to shout "oy vey!" and break into a chorus of "If I Were A Rich ...
... complete with a streaky window! I was on the right side in order to see the gorgeous coastline of the Atlantic Ocean. The views were riveting, I never even made eye contact with the person sitting across from me.
I kept an eagle eye out for my stop. I was looking so forward to seeing Steve and his wife and daughters again and didn’t want to end up in London. I managed to get off and didn’t even have time to wonder if I was at the right ...
... car in that weather, so it was very, very wise to stop when we did. In terms of cycling though, that stretch still doesn’t beat the climbs in the Peaks for being the hardest cycle – those hills put everything else in the shade!
How was the final day?
The last day was absolutely brilliant. The only disappointing part of the day was making the tough decision at Dundee as to whether we should all continue cycling to reach MGM Dundee, or if ...