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Saying goodbye to Joe…

camping alone
my first night camping alone in years

In Munich Joe and I found a cosy little hotel and over breakfast, after our evening at Hofbräuhaus, we slowly came to conclusion (Joe doesn’t talk until he has been fed a sufficient quantity of food in the mornings) that I would have to cycle alone over the Austrian Alps to meet Ellie and Charlie in Slovenia. Joe, due to his knee would have to stop cycling and would make other plans, possibly working his way back home to do a teaching English as a foreign language course before heading back out into the wide world for some non cycling related adventures.

So without much hesitation I washed my socks in the shower, which was horrific for both of us. Joe just stood by and watched as water turned to tar, occasionally commenting that something must be wrong, but without giving explanation as to what. Followed by a quick Continue reading Saying goodbye to Joe…