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Day 29 – There be hills in them there mountains and there ain’t no Jelly

We are coming to the end of Lavelodyssee it has been a great route to follow and mostly well marked flat bike path. If you want more information you can get it here. The path runs all along the West … Continue reading

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Day 28 – You ain’t seen me right!

How about this for a weather forecast! It’s currently about 12°C and it seems the further south we head the cold and wetter it is becoming. I hope it improves before we get to the mountains. Turns out the campsite … Continue reading

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Day 27 – Socks + Sandles = Beard

Yes it was so cold last night that if I had a saddles I would have put some socks on. This of course is a fashion no no but does not stop a gentleman or a certain age doing it. … Continue reading

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Day 26 – Woken by the rain again!@#$

Yes it’s raining again, not only that it was forecast to be 12C last night, a good summers night in England maybe, but not this far down France. Most people we have talked to say the weather has been eractic … Continue reading

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Day 24 – Sand Dunes and Planes

So we are camping again after two nights in a cheep Ibis hotel only €77 a night including Petti dèjeuner. Only problem is we couldn’t cook so two evening meals @ €55 & €75 plus trip into Bordeaux food and … Continue reading

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Day 23 Back on the road again

Today we are heading South again the plan is to get too Biganos it’s a short’ish 45km ride so it should have been ok. The first problem is That it started to rain after about 45mins. We took shelter under … Continue reading

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Day 22 – Bordeaux Sans Velo

last night was so good we have decided to stay another night. We are staying just outside Bordeaux in a small town called Saint Mèdard it’s about a 35 minute bus ride into the centre of Bordeaux. This is the … Continue reading

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