Viedma and Carmen de Patagones

02/01/2019 Simon ‘Wardy’ Ward is nomadonanomad Photo. Every village or town, even the tiniest villages, have these sort of concrete signs, but I’ve not seen one as colourful as this! I think my bike fits in rather well. I’m getting very close to the 1,000 kilometre mark from Buenos Aries. Only another 2,200 kms to…

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Oasis in the middle of nowhere!

23/12/2018 Simon ‘Wardy’ Ward is nomadonanomad Photo. Not the oasis mentioned in the title but a great pint I discovered in Olavarria. The brewery is called Sur del Sur (south, where I’m headed) and they simply call this brew ‘Porter’. Georgeous! Can’t wait to find it more readily available. Depending on which platform you use,…

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Law-abiding citizen?

Photo. Now they’re really having a laugh! Maybe it’s a hint that I should stop getting off the bike to take photos and get a move on? 21/12/2018 Simon ‘Wardy’ Ward is nomadonanomad One of the most common questions I’m asked by people curious as to why an old git like me is doing what…

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An embarrassing confession

20/12/2018 Simon ‘Wardy’ Ward is nomadonanomad Photo. One of the ways the Argentinian authorities like to make cycle tourists feel better is just to put the small distances on the road signs. If I can get 2 photos on one post, me and technology eh?, the second one will be explained further down the blog….

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Don’t cry for me Marge and Tina!

18/12/2018 Simon ‘Wardy’ Ward is nomadonanomad Here I am looking a bit on the nervous side before setting out from Adrogue, Buenos Aries, 15/12/2018. So, this is it! The adventure/disaster can really start in earnest. All that faffing around in the UK, France and Spain was just a precursor, albeit some decent practise, for the…

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Back on the bike and a lost camera.

11/12/2018 Simon ‘Wardy’ Ward is nomadonanomad Having spent so long here in Europe because of issues with my eye and residency regulations regarding travel insurance, I’m almost there! About to get on a plane to Argentina where the adventure, for me anyway, really begins. Europe has been frustrating despite the wonderful time spent with family…

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France v Spain

5/11/2018 Simon ‘Wardy’ Ward is nomadonanomad. France v Spain A bit of a disclaimer first. This is about my experience only. I will be as truthful as I hope I always am, albeit with some licence to allow me to exaggerate stuff purely for the purposes of humour. It is about the route I travelled…

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