Browsing: geneva

Barry – on left – has spent much of his life in the South Pacific and Australia. He started complaining about the cold here, back when I was still wearing shorts!

But we’re slowly converting him.

Gale force winds last night have tilted a tree in my backyard. I awoke and it was pouring, but I really felt like riding.

The hourly weather forecast predicted two hours without rain, so I put on my cycling gear.

Another beautiful day. The Fall colors are out in full force. Barry and I rode from Switzerland into France to the Juras near Thoiry up a quiet road to Le Tiocan – a scenic lookout point overlooking Geneva and the Lake.

Despite having climbed many of the hardest and biggest routes in France, there is a…