“Are you on your own?” If I were paid a pound for every time I’ve been asked that I’d be getting on for earning a decent wage.
Whether it be border guards, campsite owners, restaurant staff, other travellers and tourists or fellow cyclists, they all have the same question. Sometimes asked with an inflection of surprise, sometimes with an air of curious disbelief but always the same question.
And my answer is always the same. “Yes.” Continue reading