Vennbahn

The Vennbahn is a 125 km cycle route from Aachen (Germany) to Troisvierges (Luxembourg). It follows the route of the disused Vennbahn railway line and

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Monschau

Monschau is a small German town with medieval origins, in the western state of Nordrhein-Westfalen. To the east is the impressive Eifel National Park and

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Orsbach

After 8 days off the bike I was keen to get out this morning for a quick 43 km circuit to the south of Heerlen.

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Hurtgenwald

Friday’s 68 km cycle ride started in the German town of Stolberg, some 25 km from Heerlen. My aim today was to explore the Hurtgenwald,

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Epic Ride Weather

Cyclists, whether the professional peloton or enthusiastic recreational individuals like me, have an almost obsessive interest in the weather. When out on our bikes we

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Venlo

Sunday’s 77 km cycle ride was not at all what I had planned it to be. I was awoken at the B&B in Venlo at

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Oss

This weekend’s cycle ride is a planned 235 km, two day adventure following the famous ‘Maasroute’.  This is a 480 km route alongside the river

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September

September has been another great cycling month for me, despite indifferent weather most of the time. I cycled a total of 1009 km over 15

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Aerwinkel

Thursday’s 80 km cycle ride started near the Dutch town of Maria-Hoop, some 35 km north of Heerlen. The bike and I were transported there

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Geilenkirchen

Tuesday’s cycle ride was a great 71 km circuit to the north of Heerlen and mostly in adjacent Germany. For about 16 km I followed

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