Monthly Archives: August 2008

A few more photographs


Here’s another little collection of pics, including the lovely site of Kathryn’s legs after the mosquito onslaught.  Don’t miss it! http://photosbyneil.fotoblog.co.uk/c1570010.html

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Baltic bumblings


So here we are on the not-so-sunny Baltic coast.  The weather has been decidely chilly (10 to 12 degrees yesterday), but warmer today, so spirits are lifting.  Progress since our last update has seemed slow as our cycle route weaves … Continue reading

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The biggest thing to hit Luleå this week!


Hi all, thanks first for all your messages – keep ’em coming.  It’s good to know you’re thinking of us.  We are in Luleå now, just a litle way down the Baltic coast from Haparanda/Tornio from where we last wrote.  … Continue reading

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Hooray – some piccies!!


Good news folks – we’ve managed to upload a few snaps.  Sorry they’re a bit raw but we left PhotoShop at home. Visit the gallery here:  http://photosbyneil.fotoblog.co.uk/c1563730.html

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A wet afternoon in Tornio, Finland


Hey there!  It’s been a while but we’re back and firing on all cylinders.  We spent an extra day in Kautokeino after our hosts told us there was to be a wedding at the church and all the guests would … Continue reading

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one down…


Well we’ve made it to Kautokeino, capital of Sami Lappland, and tomorrow we head over the border into Finnland.  Progress has been steady so far, although we did have a rather slow stretch the day before yesterday when we decided … Continue reading

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Let Battle Commence!


  Hi All!   At 6pm last night, Norwegian time, we rolled up to Nordkapp at 71 degrees 21 minutes 10 seconds North, after an exhilarating ride over the mountains from Honningsvåg.  This isn’t really Europe’s most northerly point but … Continue reading

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