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The Dordogne – Last Stop in Europe 2017

The Dordogne Riders had lured me to the Vezere Valley St Leon sur Vezere a beautiful Village in the Dordogne Region of Southern France   Camped on the edge of the river   Amongst significant historic and prehistoric sites The … Continue reading

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Some nights I just pinch myself – a photo montage 

It was just six months ago that I placed an advertisement on the Moto Guzzi Club of Great Britain asking if people would help me buy a Moto Guzzi in the UK to tour the UK and Europe. Six months … Continue reading

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Tassie (Tasmania)

    I’ve looked at Tassie from both sides now from in and out and still somehow Its Tassie’s illusion I recall I really don’t know Tassie at all (will apologies to Joni Mitchell)   I’m going to Tassie again … Continue reading

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A place of special serenity for me

Apollo Bay On the south west coast of Victoria is the little place of serenity Nestled between the Otway mountains and the sea A quiet fishing village in the cold of winter I have ridden or sailed there innumerable times … Continue reading

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Coal Mine or Food bowl

Bylong Way south of the Hunter Valley Rolling green pasture Snaking River The road snaking and curving under the tyres of my bike Along the northern edge of the Blue Mountains Will this be lost Will it be dug up For … Continue reading

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Impressions of South Australia – Fleurieu Peninsula

It was getting hot in the Flinders Ranges and the prediction was that it was going to hit 40 celsius. I couldn’t wait to get on my way south through the Clare Vand the Adelaide Hills and down to the … Continue reading

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