Le Tour de France 2018

In the summer of 2018 we travelled to France in our Mercedes Sprinter campervan. We were excited to follow two stages of Le Tour de France. Here's a little video of our adventures...

What is Eroica Britannia?

In June 2019 we won a competition to attend 'Eroica Britannia'; a British Cycling festival. The competition was run by Leigh Day (the lawyers for British Cycling) and we spent a fun weekend in Derbyshire.…

Sailing with Challenge Wales

We took the opportunity to try out sailing with a local organisation called Challenge Wales in Cardiff. Their one day sailing trip was excellent and we were lucky to have great weather too!

Review of 15w PortaPow solar panel

We bought this little 15w solar panel about a year ago and have used it on cycling, backpacking and van adventures with great success. We love how you can charge 2 devices at once, and…

Two Wheels to Chamonix

Hey! It's Ali here with some news...Two Wheels to Chamonix is a book that I've started which catalogues my journey from our home in South Wales to my sister's home in the French Alps by…

Brecon to Merthyr Hike

In the spring of 2018 we decided to catch the bus from Pontypridd to Brecon and hike back as far as we could...we made it as far as Merthyr in the sweltering heat! We wild…

mercedes sprinter

We’ve got a Mercedes Sprinter campervan!

After many happy years of ownership, we've just sold our beloved VW T4 campervan. Now we've got ourselves something slightly bigger. Welcome to the family, Sam the Mercedes Sprinter! The T4 served us well for…

#JFDI – Just flipping do it!

In March 2017 Amy and I completed a relay-bike-ride through all 22 Local Authorities of Wales. The year before that (May 2016) I cycled from our home in South Wales to Chamonix. Past adventures We've…