Monthly Archives: June 2017

Hari, foot of the mountain

There is a mountain in my future. Tomorrow we go over the biggest hill yet. Climbing to 400 meters twice over 20 kms  We met another Aussie girl, Tabitga, today who rode with us and joined us in the hotel … Continue reading

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In Sangju City

This was going to be a short day which turned into a long one. 85 ks in the heat which is quite severe in the afternoon. We all wear ninja masks now. We arrived at our hotel at 7 and … Continue reading

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Namji to Gumisi in 2 days

Gumisi is considered the Silicon Valley of Korea.  It is a big town. Lots of industry   Huge LG plant here for instance. Yesterday we stayed near Daegu.  Coming in I was struck by how huge the road was 10 … Continue reading

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Yangsan to Namji

The trail led us past the mighty rivers today and through misty mountains It was quite flat and we easily covered 75 k and we quickly found a hotel as we came into town. After a bit of rest we … Continue reading

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Pohang to Yangsan

Up early from our crazy room to catch the bus to Yangsan Thoroughly enjoyed the hilly east coast ride  but Tessa arrives today so we are doing a quick trip to Yangsan just north of Busan from where we will … Continue reading

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To Pohang

A fairly easy day today. Virtually no hills except for nasty little climbs from the villages back to the road and vice versa The route petered out once or twice leaving us to fight through sand or gravel or just … Continue reading

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To Yeongok

Two more days of cycling done. Tomorrow we are off to Pohang and then 2 rest days The cycling was brutally hilly yesterday compensated by a fabulous hotel in Jukbyeon with a bath for 2 overlooking the ocean followed by … Continue reading

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First 3 days in Korea 

It is now Tuesday night and we are on the beach somewhere on the East coast of Korea. So far I haven’t mastered the names yet and the subtle differences between place names  We arrived Sunday afternoon in Seoul after … Continue reading

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Testing testing

Getting ready to go cycling in Korea  Enjoying the EATONS Hill hotel tonight with Tracey to see Becky Cole

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