Sunday. Whahey, the first 1,000 miles! Now in a small town called Ferreira do Alentejo. Two more long days and then It’s Lisbon. The first bike hiccup today with a slow puncture in the back wheel. A lovely days’ cycling. If I had a Euro for every olive tree that I’ve seen today I would … More 1000 Miles Done!
Saturday. I realised last night that I was in the heart of “real Spain” when as I was tucking into my Bull’s Tail Iberian Style in the bar/restaurant I noticed that it wasn’t football on the TV but bull fighting. It all seemed a bit predictable and formulaic until the 3rd bout when the bull … More And so to Portugal
A very pleasant days cycling, part urban getting out of Seville, and part rural getting into the Sierra. When Google Maps bike route works it often takes you a way you wouldn’t have thought of yourself and you see some interesting lesser known sights on the way. So saw a ceramics factory, Seville University, including … More Meeting Sir Isaac