around Denmark on a bicycle.
Pelotome celebrates the world of cycling literature and travel writing – complete with GPS routes – allowing you to follow in the treads of history.
My Life and Times
by Jerome K. Jerome
June 1895 – Published October 1897.
In Jutland With a Cycle.
Two years after the unaccredited “Cycling in Jutland” series was published in Cycling magazine (31st August – 21st September 1895), this book appeared with a more detailed, different account of the same ride through Denmark, from Esbjerg to Aarhus on a “Sunbeam” safety bicycle, by the same Wolverhampton writer of non-cycling travel books “Letters from Crete”, “Sardinia and the Sards,” and (horseback) “Rides and Studies in the Canary Islands,“
- By Charles Edwardes.
- Published by Chapman and Hall, London.
WHAT PEOPLE ARE SAYING
I’m currently crash dieting so that I can fit into my lycras in time for Summer so that I can retrace Charles Edwarde’s ride through Jutland!
~ Dan Nolsoe Olsen – Leirvik, Faroe Islands.