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We're just about ready to head into central London. Departing from the Cenotaph at 7:30am - Whitehall, london Stopping for our first lunch. So far we've done about 70km. - Leeds, Kent Checkpoint: Dover. #L2I2K12 - Dover, London, UK After a slight delay we've made it to Calais! - Calais, Pas-de-Calais Made it to Peronne, and setting up camp for the night. Off to Reims tomorrow. - Nord-Pas de Calais, France Only about 55km left to Reims! #greatpace - Laon, France Relaxing and sorting things out on our first rest day in Reimes - Reimes, France RT @sjgibson: Not my usual Tuesday hills session! Through the Champaign hills today :) - Condé-sur-Marne, Marne Settling down for a night in Troyes. Big day tomorrow! - Géraudot, Aube Arrived in Chalon sur Saône for the night. Setting up camp and relaxing for the night - Chalon sur Saône Stopping for an early lunch after making good progress this morning. - Fontaines, Saône-et-Loire stopped for an early lunch and trying to find somewhere to sleep tonight! - Bourg-en-bresse First stage of the alps done, spending the night in Chambéry. Stunning lake! - Chambéry. A very wet day getting to St Jean de Maurienne, tomorrow we finish off the alps, finish france and head to Italy! - St Jean de Maurienne A fitting end to our 150km day over the Alps, we're staying in an ex-Olympic village in Turin. A long night's sleep well deserved by all. - Turin Leaving Turin off to Milan today - Turin, Turin Stopping for lunch and some shade after doing 85km out of Turin - Alessandria, Piedmont Getting to bed - another big day tomorrow. - Alessandria, Piedmont We've made it out of Milan, heading towards Lake Garda. Good early start this morning. - Lombardy, Italy Venezia! Our last stop in Italy is the great city of canals and gondolas. #L2I - Venice Last night in Italy tonight. Campsite overlooking the Bay of Trieste. - Duino-Aurisina, Trieste Camped in Preluk overnight, no heading to Split - 400km in 3days. - Preluk Croatia We're half way through our 4,400km cycle from London to Istanbul in aid of @HelpforHeroes ! Croatia is beautiful but very hot and very hilly - Prizna, Croatia Spending a night in Pakoštane, Campsite is right on the beach. Heading to Split tomorrow for a rest day - Pakostane Croatia Made it to Split for our rest day. Our rough calculations make us just around the half way mark! - Split, Croatia Finding 14 beds in Dubrovnik is not that easy. But we've done it and now were settling in. - Italy Headed out of Dubrovnik today after a longer than planned stay. Made it to Montenegro - camping by the beach tonight - Budva, Montenegro Roughly 1000km left to go! - Tirana Big hill day today. No camping by a lake and eating fresh trout. Yum! - Macedonia, the Former Yugoslav Republic Of It's a very hot day in Thessaloniki. Everyone getting some necessary rest. Only one more border to go! #l2i - Thessaloniki, greece Spent last night in the Greek ski resort of florina, who knew you could ski in Greece? - Florins greece Made it to Edessa today and sleeping in a amphitheater! Onwards tomorrow only 715km left! - Edessa greece Heading out of Thessaloniki towards Kavala. Working on doing about 120km today. - Greece Last night in Greece. On to Turkey tomorrow! - Greece

Headed out of Dubrovnik today after a longer than planned stay. Made it to Montenegro - camping by the beach tonight
London2Istanbul - 3000 miles 40 days 12 cyclists 10 Countries  1 reason - to raise money for \'Help for Heroes\'

London to Istanbul

4400 kilometres, 40 days, 14 cyclists, 10 Countries and 1 reason - to raise money for 'Help for Heroes'