The Rome Gelatour

Everywhere you go in Rome there are shops offering gelato, and since being here we have obligingly stuffed our faces. When we were discussing what to do on our last day in Rome, Eric said: ‘Why don’t we just eat a lot of icecream?’ ‘Haha… no Eric,’ I said. The same “no” I give Eric…

Rome: we came, we saw, we cycled off

Wednesday 24th June What better way to spend our first day in Rome than sitting in our apartment, waiting for our new bike tyres to be delivered?  I tried to do some useful things, but I think I probably spent quite a large amount of time scrolling down the Facebook feed in a zombie-like Facebook…

The journey from Florence to Rome: bike says no

   Wednesday 17th June Miles: 40 Today we left Florence and began the journey south to Rome. We have given ourselves a very generous 6 days to get there so that we can enjoy some of the lakes on the way. It was an easy-going start. A few hills, but not bad. We stopped at…