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Travel Blogs from Bretignolles Sur Mer
On Thursday morning we said goodbye to the lovely Villa owners and other guests and headed north. The weather packed in a bit and the further north we got the cooler and wetter it was. I had a destination in mind called Avrillé in the Vendée Region on the West Coast of France, but unfortunately the campsite there was closed for the ...
... offered me one to try. A bit salty, but good, so I bought a small bag of them and ate them during a break later in the day. The night was a bit of a disaster. Many times I prepare for stealth camping by washing up a bit in a public bathroom, filling up my extra water storage, and trying to stop early enough to find a good spot before dark. Today I was in my other mode, riding to a campground after a hot day in which I wanted a shower. I was in a ...
After 20 km of rural highway to reach the coast, the day quickly turned bad. You could feel the rain coming and it did. But I also faced a strong headwind for a while. Then, I got completely screwed over by the signs/ my map when a bridge wasn't intact where it should have been. This led me to have several kms of muddy, rocky cycling / pushing the ...
... showers! For €2 each, we could rinse off the last few days’ worth of grime. Yessir, we’ll take it! Granted, it felt a little weird for me to wander into the mens’ room (where the showers were located – apparently a large percentage of French truckers are male), but Dejo had gone first, and told me which door, so I didn’t encounter any surprises. The showers weren’t exactly sparkling, nor spacious, but they were warm and effective.
We were all a little nervous about getting accommodation tonight as we just found out it was a holiday week for France and everyone was on holidays. We tried a few different places with no luck. By this stage the tents were looking pretty good! Out last try came through with the goods and we stayed in our first 'mobile home'. Bec and Buff joined us on the Friday and we had an awesome night out at a ...
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- Swimming pool
- Wheelchair accessibility
- Free parking
- Pets allowed