Tue Nov 15 16:20:45 PST 2005
On 16 Nov 2005, at 00:17, Robert Harley wrote:
> On 11/16/05, Andy Armstrong <andy at hexten.net> wrote:
> I've seen more than 200 km/h on the Peripherique. Not for long and it
> was years ago :)
> Don't think I've ever exceeded 130-ish on it, or 90-ish in Paris
> intra-muros (on the Voie Express). I don't drive much anymore and
> when I do, it's at a grand-motherly pace (except when it isn't).
> While I'm on the topic of getting kicks elsewhere, who's up for
> Kilimandjaro, McKinley or Aconagua next summer? Or even Mont Blanc
> in the spring? I'm generally a sea person, but I have gradually
> come to accept that mountains are quite cool.
It's the altitude :)
Are you proposing proper climbing?
Andy Armstrong, hexten.net
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