La Truite d'Argent
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Another wet start, tents and things started to get pretty damp. A new chill in the air aswell, did add poetry to a very pretty area, the woods envelope eveything around so it feels wild. Trevs rear tyre went pop, we managed to sort it out so we could ride... only very slowly to Bastogne. It was meant to be a rest day but we ended up doing 20 miles that took us hours. Found the local bike shop, and da'corrd it's closed on ...
After such a frustrating day we got off to a poor start. Rain had started to lash down, we waited it out from the warmth of our tents. We eventually set off 2 hours later than intended but the navigation was thankfully easy, a fair few hills were thrown in to deaden our legs. We joined the N4 in Namur. This was a nice striaght road to lead us to Bastogne, it was infact as close to ...
... chilling next to the river for a few minutes, we decided our time was best spent taking an afternoon nap!
We had dinner at a restaurant a block from our hotel, with their claim to fame being that they have the only real pizza oven in Vianden. I put their pizzas to the test and I have to admit that it was exquisite. A drunk guy almost ruined the evening, but luckily his friends escorted him home before they completely lost control over ...
... second as they pass) or you can be high on the hill and see more of the race. David is walking around the track looking for the best place for race day. I'm sitting under a tree with ear plugs on. The grandstands are far away. Someone will have to tell me the ...
Battle of the Bulge
The Battle of the Bulge is sometimes referred to as something to with a weight loss program, however this time it refers to the Battle of the Ardennes which took place in the very cold winter of 1944/45 . The Bulge being the mountain ranges; the name refers also the same named war movie Battle of the Bulge.
There have been times that I have (re) visited a place because I have a friend who has an association ...
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