May 15 Richmond

The morning was sunny and calm, like nothing had happened at all. We woke up to the sound of the William and Mary University Rowing club on the river next to our tent, their rowing venue based in our park. We packed up and were back on the beautiful bike trail by 8am, passing plantationsContinue reading “May 15 Richmond”

May 14 Yorktown to Chickahominy River Park

So sunny and warm as we left Yorktown this morning. We got back on the Colonial Parkway and headed towards Williamsburg and then on to Jamestown. As usual we stopped for a long breakfast where we happened upon a fantastic 50’s diner (Shortys) owned by a retired harness racer from near us back home. SmallContinue reading “May 14 Yorktown to Chickahominy River Park”

LBJ was here, and so was her husband

Wed Feb 28, 2018 A gorgeous sunrise and twelve hours of sleep did a lot for our, or my, attitude. We headed to the local coffee shop before riding into what the tourism brochure people out here call “bicycling nirvana”, and it was a nice ride! The landscape was changing with more to look atContinue reading “LBJ was here, and so was her husband”