We started the day with a massive breakfast! After we awoke in our comfortable hotel beds, I declared my intention to investigate the hotel breakfast, given that any bakeries were too far away. Bert had some leftover bread from previous days but I wanted something good before we set out. To our surprise, there wasContinue reading “Day 8: Lake Como”
We awoke in our tent at Le Fontanelle to find wet conditions, with the weather promising more rain in the developing morning. Our laundry hadn’t dried – in fact, some of it was wet and the winds had blown a few things onto the grass, including my bike helmet. We packed up as quickly asContinue reading “Day 7: Descending the Trebbia Valley and on to Genoa”
Just checked into a cheap hotel in Milan, after a 157.3km recording-breaking (again) ride. I feel like we are the Beverly Hillbillies. We were searching for our soap and towels to use in the shower. Forgot those are free. Gotta eat now.