Monthly Archives: August 2011

Summary

I have updated my route pages to show the actual route I took. I have also updated the plan to show daily distances and where I stayed each night. Here are a few stats: Total distance cycled: 938.2 km Average … Continue reading

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Wordle…

…for this year. At the end of my last trip I was told about a website that will take all the text of a blog and make a picture of the word giving the most used words a bigger size. … Continue reading

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Day 14…

…was home time. It was great not to have to get up by any time, and to then just lie around rather than pack-up straight away and get cycling! I have enjoyed the cycling, and really gotten into a pattern … Continue reading

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Day 13…

…was the day we arrived in Biarritz! It started slightly earlier than we have been, I think because it was the final push, and also because Jonny was shamed yesterday. Packed up for the penultimate time we set off, again … Continue reading

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Day 12…

…started with thunder storms. At about 2am a series of almighty crashed woke us all up, followed by hard rain. This meant that we got up to wet sand all around. Urgh. The aim was to be out by 8am … Continue reading

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Day 11…

…was a cycle routastic day. Pretty much the whole day has been on off road piste cyclable, and most of that has been smooth tarmac- brilliant. We set off at usual time after the usual flapping about, and made very … Continue reading

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Day 10…

…was hot. It was already hot when I woke up at 8am which probably contributed to my bad mood. Other contributing factors were the fact that I hadn’t gone to bed till past midnight, and that as I opened my … Continue reading

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