Category Archives: Italy

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Ferrly easy ride – Ancona to Patras

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(written by Dave) I’m posting this from the ferry – they have pretty good and cheap internet.  Technology, isn’t it great! I’m happy to report that while we’ve not reached Patras yet, Nancy is doing great.  Equipped with saltines, wrist … Continue reading

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Across Italy completed – Jesi to Ancona (39/12,785ks)

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(written by Dave) To Ancona – we’ve made it across Italy.  For a long time, Ancona was merely a dot on the map, a place to catch the ferry and begin our escape from the Schengen region.  Now it’s a … Continue reading

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A great day on the bike – Gubbio to Jesi (82/12,746ks)

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(written by Dave) Today was one of those days on the bike that you want to put in a bottle, store in a safe place and save so that you can pull it out and enjoy it over and over … Continue reading

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The not so flat, flat route – Camucia to Gubbio (78/12,664ks)

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(written by Dave) The hotel was quiet overnight and we both got a good night’s sleep.  I think the hills of Tuscany are taking their toll as we were both pretty tired.  Today based on advice from the hotel owner, … Continue reading

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Riding Microsoft wallpaper all day from Siena to Camucia (75/12,586ks)

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(written by Dave) Today we spent almost the entire day riding through Microsoft wallpaper.  When Windows XP was released the default wallpaper was a photo from Sonoma County, California.  Many of us who spend too much time looking at computer … Continue reading

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Through the rolling hills of Tuscany – Florence to Siena (71/12,511ks)

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(written by Nancy) The youth of Florence were out in full force last night – it seemed like most of them sauntered down our street at some point during the night, usually singing or at least talking very loudly.  So, … Continue reading

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Sightseeing in Firenze (Florence)

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(written by Dave) Florence is massive and full of so much history that it would take months to see everything properly.  We had one day.  Okay, that’s not long enough, especially when one of the things we like to do … Continue reading