Breakfast alfresco: Arthur’s Seat

In the middle of the city, in the middle of nowhere, the smell of freshwater hand-reared sausage and newly laid home-kept chickens’ eggs calls to the empty stomach…

Escape Edinburgh’s rat run #1

In the middle of the city, in the middle of nowhere, the smell of freshwater hand-reared sausage and newly laid home-kept chickens’ eggs calls to the empty stomach.

Not exactly a ‘route’, but I thought it would be nice to post a couple of shots from the last time CityCyclingEdinburgh (well, just Anth) did breakfast on Arthur’s Seat.

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Cycling around Arran

~55 miles, ~2800ft of ascent, deserted roads on this cycle route around the coast of Arran – an excellent day out for all the family!

~55 miles, ~2800ft of ascent, deserted roads

A cheeky day out

An island paradise where something in the air seems to stop people driving like arses – and very accessible to the central belt (without needing to drive) as a bonus!

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Enjoying fast roads in fantastic isolation west of Lochranza!

Ardrossan is 40 minutes from Glasgow Central by train, and the ferry crossing takes under an hour.

Arran

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