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Highly eventful first day - hoping the bike can be saved! http://t.co/ogBylgjA - Greece After 81 miles of mountains, dogs and 45 degree heat, we've finally made it to Delphi. 120km to ride tomorrow! - Greece In Patras for the ferry to Italy - another 80 mile day today! - Greece Despite the late start from Bari - 60 miles done and stopped for pizza. This is more like it - Spinazzola, Barletta-Andria-Trani 100 miles yesterday, 50 so far today and we're just about across Italy! - Mignano Monte Lungo, Caserta Campeggio numero uno. We finally found one! Will hopefully blog tomorrow - Cassino, Frosinone Will blog when we finally find some wifi! About 20km outside Roma - headed in along via Appia tomorrow morning - Castel Gandolfo, Rome 100km and we're through Rome, by the side of another lake. Towards Siena tomorrow - Caprarola, Viterbo 125km today - been through Siena and the hills of Tuscany, headed to Pisa for late breakfast tomorrow! - Capannori, Lucca Finally hit the med - 135km day! Should be in France in 3 days - Levanto, La Spezia Another great day along the riviera - also bumped into the Italian government's director of sport for the region! - Cogoleto, Genoa 10 days in Italy and we're 10km from the border. Menton for breakfast - Bordighera, Imperia In Menton for our rest day #weneededit - Menton, Alpes-Maritimes - Menton, Alpes-Maritimes Half way up our second big col of the Alps http://t.co/xZT3MBGf - Saint-Martin-Vésubie, Alpes-Maritimes 105km through the Alps - Col de la Bonnette tomorrow. 50km climb from here to 2715m. Gulp - Saint-Sauveur-sur-Tinée, Alpes-Maritimes At the foot of the Col de Vars. Here's the view from the climb of the 2715m Col de la Bonnette - Saint-Paul-sur-Ubaye, Alpes-de-Haute-Provence This morning's climb of the Col de Vars. 27km to the foot of the Col du Galibier. Good luck to Wiggins! #AllezWiggo - Briançon, Hautes-Alpes Sleeping at 2058m - Galibier tomorrow morning - Le Monêtier-les-Bains, Hautes-Alpes Amazing result in le tour! Headed to Geneva tomorrow - La Motte-en-Bauges, Savoy In Geneva - can't afford air here.... - Carouge (GE), Geneva Time for a short break before the 500km to Paris! - Bursinel, Rolle About to leave Geneva. Next stop Paris #London_Calling - Bursinel, Rolle 105km done already. Nice to be back on the flat! - Dole, Jura Finally back on the flat http://t.co/sqHpGUog - Foucherans, Jura Another 130km day, and we've managed to hit another heat wave! Avoiding the 1.45 wine from now on though - Ancy-le-Franc, Yonne Paris on the road signs - must be close now! - Sens, Yonne @hatthouse Just over 100km from Paris now! Hopefully there tomorrow afternoon - Sens, Yonne The rain finally caught up with us - still a heat wave back home? - Villeneuve-la-Guyard, Yonne Life à la française - en Paris - Paris, Paris Heading out of Paris - 85km left to do! - Argenteuil, Val-d'Oise And there's 100km...better slow down or we'll be in Dieppe early - Ferrières-en-Bray, Seine-Maritime @Starlightmagic We'll be back into London on August 2nd - Ferrières-en-Bray, Seine-Maritime After 2900km we're looking out at the channel - back to England tomorrow! - Dieppe, Seine-Maritime London Calling http://t.co/j1xDEi5V - East Sussex, England Some lovely English rain #worldsfinest - Lewes, East Sussex Getting overly excited by Sainsbury's. Some readjusting to the UK still needed... - Mid Sussex, West Sussex Should be at Big Ben for just after 4:30 - Lambeth, London Train home - no space for the bikes but driver managed to find us some! What a hero - Hammersmith and Fulham, London At the hostel in Fort William, seems a suitably crazy place. Nevis tomorrow morning in the drizzle! - Highland, Highland 7 miles in, puncture number 1 goes to Mike - Highland, Highland Glencoe and with two new tyres we're ready for Rannoch Moor - Highland, Highland Big old 85 miles finished off nicely with a McDonald's - West Dunbartonshire, West Dunbartonshire Saved yet again by the nicest couple ever. Shed to sleep in, electricity and even beer. Perfect - West Dunbartonshire, West Dunbartonshire Slowly but surely skirting Glasgow and back in sunny civilisation - East Renfrewshire, East Renfrewshire Ice cream o'clock - South Lanarkshire, South Lanarkshire Scafell successfully climbed in the sun this morning, now just 10 miles from Kendal and the end of the lakes - South Lakeland, Cumbria Lunch just north of Lancaster - Lancaster, Lancashire Camped in a lovely field, survived the farmers. Liverpool tomorrow morning - Sefton, Sefton 70 miles done, almost there now! - Conwy, Conwy Llanberis and after nearly 500 miles it's time for the last climb #shutuplegs - Gwynedd, Gwynedd Just over halfway up. Not a bad view! - Gwynedd, Gwynedd 1 and a bit laps done, rain setting in but going strong! - Vale of White Horse, Oxfordshire On the ferry, first 100km done and looking forward to Paris tomorrow - East Sussex

Just over halfway up. Not a bad view! 70 miles done, almost there now! Camped in a lovely field, survived the farmers. Liverpool tomorrow morning Lunch just north of Lancaster This morning's climb of the Col de Vars. 27km to the foot of the Col du Galibier. Good luck to Wiggins! #AllezWiggo At the foot of the Col de Vars. Here's the view from the climb of the 2715m Col de la Bonnette Despite the late start from Bari - 60 miles done and stopped for pizza. This is more like it After 81 miles of mountains, dogs and 45 degree heat, we've finally made it to Delphi. 120km to ride tomorrow!
Bike4Charity - This summer we are cycling from Athens to London for the 2012 London Olympics, and raising money for 3 fantastic charities along the way!

Athens to London

Follow our progress as we head home to London from Athens. www.bike4charity.co.uk.