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Leon to Biarritz 46 miles
Another perfect days cycling apart from the headwind and the hills . I had a mr bean moment when i orderd steak tarte, but actually it was quite nice .
i have checked into a hotel in Biarritz to get showerd and to wash my clothes. the hotel is ontop of the biggest hill ive seen in nearly 700 miles but i suppose its good practice because all i can see to the south and south west is mountains .
Gastes to Mimizan then Leon 46 miles
Great cycle routes all the way. Finished day in a 4 star campsite (i dont know how they give it 4 stars without even seeing my tent!) I suppose they did have toilet seats and toilet paper. Unfortunately there was no one at reception to pay, so i didnt! I had a great burger from a local restaurant. I got to bed about 10 and slept like a baby.
... are signs saying no swimming and its not hard to see why as the waves break right on the beach and they are very rough with a strong undertow. The ride back was much more uneventful and Ruby even managed to get in the front for a bit. An ice cream was quickly followed by another swim, we even braved the outdoor pool for a bit longer today as it is definitely getting warmer but it did eventually get too cold for the girls so we went back ...
An update! In short, we went from Norway to France - we have journeyed MOST OF the way to the start of the Camino but juuuuust haven't made it yet. We will be starting the Camino the day after tomorrow - Monday! On Norway: AMAZING. Oslo is a very small and green city and the people are really nice. The only downside is that everything is expensive. We got around this by taking a ferry to an island in the Oslo fjord and camping there for free, which was cold ...
... cycling like mad to the beach in the
hopes that the swell’s picked up. I’ve come to the conclusion ‘Magicseaweed’ is
rubbish, they claim to predict 7 days in advance, but get the actual days
forecast completely wrong
It’s good to see the healthy
state of surfing in France, the Capbreton Surf Club sits above a long beach
with the remains of huge WWII concrete bunkers, lying at odd angles having ...