Day 0 – About this diary.

It’s all about my Europe trip, just giving friends and relatives a sense of what I’m doing and thinking, as well as some photos of course. 

Main happenings

January 2 – 19: Bristol to Durres,  Albania via Caen, Lyon, Avignon, Bordighera, Pisa and and Ancona. 

January 20 – ? Stay for up to 90 days in Albania before heading to the Alps. 

 

January 13-14

What I didn’t say was that the train stopped at Ventimiglia  and I cycled around eight miles along the coast (mainly nice cyclepaths) to Bordighera.

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January 12

Time to leave Avignon and make a decision about where to go and how long to take. I could have just got on my bike

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January 7-11

My first proper experience of a small French town. Notable finds were the Pope’s palace, from which I had good views of the river and

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January 6

Train to Avignon was uneventful. Had a nice breakfast at the station as I was a bit early for check-in at the airbnb. When I

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January 5

January 5 Up early to cycle into Caen and catch train to Paris. Unpleasant cycling against the wind and rain and nearly missed the train.

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January 3

Tuesday, Jan 3rd. Didn’t want to get out of bed – it felt so good! Turned on the Google lady giving directions, which worked well.

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January 2

January 2 – train to Portsmouth Airbnb was a bit iffy I felt – through an open gate, down an alley between two buildings and

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About this diary

Day 0 – About this diary. It’s all about my Europe trip, just giving friends and relatives a sense of what I’m doing and thinking,

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