Profile cover photo
Profile photo
Trevor Woodford
303 followers -
Cyclist, Backpacker and Photographer who also enjoys Walking, Camping and Caravanning....
Cyclist, Backpacker and Photographer who also enjoys Walking, Camping and Caravanning....

303 followers
About
Posts

Post has attachment
Getting a Clearer View......
We have been in Suffolk for three weeks now and like most of the country the weather continues to be stunning..... I have been getting out on the bike every other day usually going out in the morning and getting back about 1300hrs just in time to have a sho...
Getting a Clearer View......
Getting a Clearer View......
purpletraveller.blogspot.com
Add a comment...

Post has attachment
A Short Visit to Canterbury....
Following our stay at Crowborough we then moved on to Canterbury... Our main reason to visit Canterbury was to visit Craig and Caroline who until January of this year had been the managers at the Tavistock C&CC site where we have spent the past three winter...
A Short Visit to Canterbury....
A Short Visit to Canterbury....
purpletraveller.blogspot.com
Add a comment...

Post has attachment
Pantiles and Photos.....
Following our trip to Brighton another trip was planned by bus...this time just a few miles up the road to Royal Tunbridge Wells..... I had never been there before and neither had Anne... I particularly wanted to visit the Pantiles area which is at the lowe...
Pantiles and Photos.....
Pantiles and Photos.....
purpletraveller.blogspot.com
Add a comment...

Post has attachment
Trying to Catch Up......
We are currently at the Polstead C&CC site in Suffolk.... We stayed here last year for a couple of weeks and really liked the site but felt that we could have done with more time here.  This year we have come back to spend 28 days here.... The cycling in th...
Trying to Catch Up......
Trying to Catch Up......
purpletraveller.blogspot.com
Add a comment...

Post has attachment
East Marden YHA....A Full Circle....
Last year I told you about my visit to a water mill near St Ives Huntingdon that had been a Youth Hostel that I had visited 55 years earlier while I was on a cycle ride with one of my childhood mates.... Well when we were staying near Chichester a few weeks...
East Marden YHA....A Full Circle....
East Marden YHA....A Full Circle....
purpletraveller.blogspot.com
Add a comment...

Post has attachment
Around Bosham.....
During our stay at the Osiers CScs site we chose to have a little wander around Bosham... It was quite a few years since I had last been there and Anne had never visited the area .... Bosham Quay We walked down to Bosham quay where everyone is told not to l...
Around Bosham.....
Around Bosham.....
purpletraveller.blogspot.com
Add a comment...

Post has attachment
A Real Gem......
For the past two weeks we have been staying at The Osiers CS near Chichester..... We decided to try this little site because the C&CC site at Chichester has building work nearby and this has been causing both noise and dust so that meant we crossed the site...
A Real Gem......
A Real Gem......
purpletraveller.blogspot.com
Add a comment...

Post has attachment
Sunshine..A Rasberry and on the Road Again......
Well the past 28 days have flown by.... It doesn't seem possible that we have been here at the Verwood C&CC site for almost a month.... In the main we have enjoyed some very nice weather although our first week here was a little bit 'iffy' with some sudden ...
Add a comment...

Post has attachment
Tenth Birthday and Good Weather.....
Yesterday was the tenth birthday of this Blog..... Over the past ten years 'The Original PurpleTraveller' has covered lots of different subjects such as saddle comfort.... favourite tents for backpacking....the pain endured on long distance bike rides again...
Tenth Birthday and Good Weather.....
Tenth Birthday and Good Weather.....
purpletraveller.blogspot.com
Add a comment...

Post has attachment
Back to a Favourite......
Last Monday we re-located to one of our regular and favourite sites-Verwood. Since we have been here the weather has deteriorated again.... The bright sunny weather that we had during part of our 14 night stay at Moreton has changed to dull..wet..and pretty...
Back to a Favourite......
Back to a Favourite......
purpletraveller.blogspot.com
Add a comment...
Wait while more posts are being loaded