Category Archives: India

Room to Read libraries completed!

Keara and I are very excited to announce the completion of all three Room to Read libraries. Our libraries have been constructed in the following locations: Shree Amarjyoti Primary School, Pyuthan, Nepal Khelpur Primary School, Uttarakhand, India Mamudpur Primary School, … Continue reading

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Khelpur primary school, Uttarakhand, India

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Shree Amarjyoti primary school, Nepal

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First library built…thanks from Bangladesh!

Your donations just built the first of 3 libraries, this one at a school in Bangladesh. Thanks to this, 300 kids now have access to local language reading books, an important part of the puzzle in a region with a … Continue reading

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16,779 thank you’s! :D

Almost exactly a year from when we first started this bike trip, I’m sitting again in Mumbai International Airport, with my bicycle. I think that means it’s time enough to round up the year’s events and count the pennies. And … Continue reading

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And now, the end is here…

A full 24 hours back in Co. Donegal and it still feels a little surreal to be sitting here in our family living room looking out over that achingly familiar yet constantly adjusting vista of Donegal Bay. Surreal, but oh … Continue reading

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Back in Blighty!

It was kinda hard getting back on the bikes after 3 happy days beaching and boozing with the family. But we slowly dragged our sorry arses out of our Frankfurt ‘home-from-home’ (thanks wonderful family Klier!) and back onto the ‘Romantic’ … Continue reading

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Les Alpes!

I was expecting to be able to fill this post with tales of stoic grimacing and creaking knees as we hauled ourselves over this epic range. Maybe the rose tinting has hit extra early but I’m a bit disappointed to … Continue reading

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Blissing out with Pete too….?!

Now that blog title I didn’t expect. And I’m sorry that this is starting to get tedious. But it’s just so blimming pretty around here! It took a few days for us to get back into the swing of things. … Continue reading

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hostage crisis in Albania

by Pete We’re safely back together, and in beautiful Venice, but here are a few tales from my days in Albania…. Crossing the border  felt like I’d travelled back a few decades, the road turned to gravel and remained that … Continue reading

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