I've just seen this message...am delighted I helped!!! Go on....take a month off!!crisscross said:It's partly your fault as well!
If your Leeds Liverpool canal trip hadn't inspired us to do our first trek last summer we wouldn't have made it to this one.
We won't be copying any more of your adventures though as they are well out of our league.
That sums up the French - over here they'd just leave the subsidence in as a feature....TheDoctor said:Just noticed this. I take it you wouldn't want to know that the problem on the Avenuue Verte that caused the detour up a big hill was a section of subsidence 5 yards long, that could easily be bypassed on the grass verge?
Ah, I see what you're dong there - tricking them into going round the world, one holiday at a time...JackE said:Thank you for a very inspirational write up and great photos. When you get Jack a "proper bike" the sky's the limit.
What about Paris to Brussels next time!!!!! About the same distance, it starts and finishes on canals and is a fantastic ride.