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    On the way home from the Briançon we broke the journey down by calling in on the Champagne region to find out if any deals were to be had. They ...
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    The Etape du Tour is just around the corner. So with tapering of training efforts in mind to give legs every chance to fully recover the weekend saw the last ...
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    Steve, Laetitia, Zac, and I set off for what looked like an easily accessible and long (10 pitches) relatively easy (max grade 5+) rock climb. The guidebook said it ...
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    As part of the efforts to get acclimatised ready for the Etape du Tour - we had a great medium length walk with Steve, Sandra, Laetitia, and Zac from the ...
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    Did you know that in the UK you can use your mobile phone's SMS text messaging to summon help from the emergency services?
  • How many flags does Cumbria have?! How many flags does Cumbria have?! 14 views
    Today is Cumbria Day, hoorah! And amongst the noise that brings is a mini-celebration that accompanies the Cumbrian flag coming to Westminster... But seeing that made me think ...
  • WordPress Post Country Plugin (with premium Google Mapping) WordPress Post Country Plugin (with premium Google Mapping) 13 views
    This plugin allows you to record a country against your posts. For example the country that the post talks about, the event took place in, the location you are ...
  • An Imperial vs. Metric Rant An Imperial vs. Metric Rant 8 views
    I don't understand imperial measurements: and typically the Americans add extra levels of screwiness! First, as a nation, there's the simple fact that they insist on using imperial measures ...
  • About the Adventures Blog About the Adventures Blog 6 views
    About Sterling Adventures Inception Originally conceived, before things like the popular use of social media existed, this website was a way for friends to stay in touch and share their adventures. ...