Hot and Sandy

Travel writing, pictures and stuff for people I know. Quite a lot of cycling talk, and some semi-controlled ranting. Hiking, outdoor and two-wheeled stuff, perhaps a little computing when it's worth talking about. Meandering thoughts.

Monday, January 14


It's only gone and snowed. Yes! Apparently there's more to come through the day so I'm making a timelapse of it. Should make riveting viewing. Not mentioning the winter tyres again...

Wednesday, January 2

Winter Wheels

For a while now I've been advocating winter wheels and tyres for the UK, and I have been given a hard time and/or been accused of wasting money. Well before I get into defending my opinion, have a look here and here.