Follow My Heart - CycleBlaze

Follow My Heart

Another near year of living and touring in Europe

By Susan Carpenter
1,275 miles (2,052 km) over 106 days since Feb. 29, 2024
Here I Go Again heart 15

What I’ve Been Up To the Last 8 Months

RAGBRAI - One L of a Ride heart 114
New England Roots heart 206
Cycle Blaze Meet-ups heart 233


To Paris - Easy as Pie heart 35
A Warm Welcome Beats the Paris Chill heart 61
Parlez-Vous Français? heart 66
Wrapping Up in Paris - For Now heart 54

Springtime in Iberia

Seville heart 107
To El Rocio heart 140
To Huelva heart 45
To Sanlúcar de Guadiana heart 118
To Mertola heart 141
To Serpa heart 96
To Moura heart 207
To Monsaraz heart 154
To Evora heart 176
Evora/Estremoz heart 128
To Elvas heart 150
Alter do Chão heart 199
To Castelo de Vide heart 117
In the Footsteps of Knights heart 119
To Albuquerque heart 172
To Aliseda heart 122
To Cáceres heart 103
To Trujillio heart 78
To Villarreal de San Carlos heart 161
Hike to Castle Monfragüe heart 59
To Near Belvís de Monroy heart 100
To Castanar de Ibor heart 118
To Guadalupe heart 142
To Miajadas heart 120
To/In Merida heart 226
To Zafra heart 143
To Llerena heart 197
To Cazalla de la Sierra heart 130
To La Puebla de los Infantes heart 116
To Seville heart 82
Three Days in Seville heart 124
To Paris heart 23


Grampies in Paris heart 83
Idling About and a Short Trip to Burgundy heart 126
Friends and Relatives heart 53

Taking the Lead in Southwest France

To Bordeaux heart 71
To Saint-Émilion heart 95
To Bergerac heart 41
To Les Eyzies heart 30
To Sarlat-la-Canéda heart 54
Montignac-Lascaux heart 54
To Gramat heart 108
To Brive-la-Gaillarde heart 121
Wrapping up in Bordeaux and Paris heart 63


To Metz heart 100
Along the Moselle heart 77
Metz Loop Ride heart 97
To Hattonchâtel heart 148
Hattonchâtel Day Ride heart 80
To Pont-à-Mousson heart 50
Return to Metz heart 65
To Paris heart 31


Épernon Loop Ride heart 60
Tracking Lael Through Paris heart 39
Updated within 7 days