Climbing Mt Ventoux

Having researched the Caen to Nice cycling route as a future trip one of the options was a climb of Mount Ventoux. Our Autumn motor home holiday was to cross France and head down the east coast of Spain so it made sense to me to take a diversion and tackle one of the iconic…

The food for superheroes #porridge

Porridge is like Marmite, you either love it or hate it. I love marmite but couldn’t say the same about porridge. When I read that it was the preferred breakfast of my superheroes on the Tour De France I decided I should try a bit harder to like it if was going to fulfil my…