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Posted in Aquitaine, Autumn, bicycling, Canal de Garonne, cycling, Europe, Fall, French, French Countryside, friends, friendship, Landscape, Landscapes, Lot-et-Garonne, photography, Rural, Travel, Uncategorized | Leave a comment

An Interlude

Although I’m cycling on the west coast of Malaysia right now I couldn’t help but intersperse my Asia blogs with this one. On the last day of 2016 I went for a bicycle ride near my home in SW France. … Continue reading

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A Tale of Two Canals

In mid-December we spent a night in Lalinde, a town on the Dordogne River east of Bergerac. As so often happens here in SW France, it turned out to be yet another charming medieval place, but this one has a … Continue reading

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Aquitaine

This is the Aquitaine Region of Southwest France where we now have our home. It was the aesthetic of the area that drew us here originally. Between rolling agricultural land, perfect medieval villages, and endless country lanes to cycle on, … Continue reading

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Panjim aka Panaji

Panjim or Panaji is the main town in the Indian State of Goa. Goa was part of Portugal until the early 1960s and the colonial architecture remains, some of it decaying and some restored. The centre of this is the … Continue reading

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Om Beach

I guess a trip to the tropics wouldn’t be complete without a stay at a beach. The original plan was to stop at Agonda Beach in Goa but just south of the Goa border in Karnataka we got waylaid at, … Continue reading

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Kerala So Far

Kerala is better set up for the traveller than Tamil Nadu is. There are more hotels, mainly, but there are even beach scenes where people flock to lie in the sun. Even at these beaches, though, there are still many signs … Continue reading

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