Tag: Milan-Sanremo

One from the vaults: Postcard from Sanremo

Usually we’d be looking forward to tomorrow’s trip into Italy to watch the finish of the first Monument (major bike race) of the season, Milan-Sanremo, planning where to eat lunch and enjoy an Aperol Spritz. Sadly, we’ll once again be doing this at home… Continue Reading “One from the vaults: Postcard from Sanremo”

Wordless Wednesday

Old Timer Cyclists at Milan-Sanremo bike race. I’m never too sure whether they turn up just to have their photos taken or if they’ve actually cycled the entire (nearly 300km) route. Whatever, they’re a welcome splash of colour and entertainment for the crowds waiting… Continue Reading “Wordless Wednesday”

Postcard from Sanremo

Saturday was just the most perfect spring day, perfect for a bike ride. Instead, I drove to Sanremo on the Italian Riviera to watch a bike race. I love the drive over there: 45 minutes on a motorway with one of the world’s best coastal… Continue Reading “Postcard from Sanremo”