A journey through Great Britain in pictures.
Another great start to the day. I felt invigorated and had a lot more energy. I think part of this was that I knew that I didn’t have far to go and so I could push myself without having to worry about saving energy for the next day. Amazing how much more power you can […]
This day started a lot better. I felt rested. I felt energized. I felt like I could ride a lot further. Then I started climbing the hills again. The day went a lot better with the motorists. Not as many close calls. Nobody stopping and reversing to yell at me. But I did notice that […]
I felt a lot better in the morning. I had slept well and felt a lot fresher. The day played out as a blur until the hills started. The narrow roads and increasing traffic from the beginning of the vacation season caused a lot more stress on the roads than normal. People started passing very […]
The day didn’t start well. I had been awake since the early morning and skipped breakfast because of what the burrito the night before had done to my stomach. My legs felt like lead and every small hill seemed like a giant mountain. After a few miles I decided that I might be able to […]
Over breakfast I had a great discussion with the owner of the hotel about what it is like being a programmer in London and how the world has been changing. Then I set out into a light drizzle that I hadn’t seen since Scotland. By midday the rain had disappeared, but the clouds remained. When […]