Why I’ll Never Cycle Land’s End to John O’Groats

Great Britain has much to offer the touring cyclist – lush scenery and plenty of historical interest. I’ve cycled many thousands of miles all over Britain yet have never cycled the great staple of British cycle touring – Land’s End to John O’Groats (LEJOG). Nor do I ever intend to. These are the reasons why. Logistics … read more

Cycle Touring in Scotland

The weather isn’t as bad as is often made out; in fact the eastern side of Scotland has a fair amount of sunshine. It may not be a huge country but that makes it good for short–medium tours and the long coastline and wide variety of landscapes make it seem much larger. What’s more if you’re … read more