Monthly Archives: August 2015

Avignon – a weekend visit

After our bike tour of Languedoc, recounted in previous blog posts, this was a two day break exploring Avignon, on foot. It was a sunny, warm weekend and there was plenty going on. It was the weekend of June 21st, … Continue reading

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Highlights of Languedoc, a bike tour – Stage 6 Uzes to the end at Avignon

Having studied the tour route to Avignon we decided to go “off-piste”, cut off a deviation to a pottery museum, and catch up with the route near the small town of St Siffret. This worked well and I re-commenced with … Continue reading

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Highlights of Languedoc, a bike tour – Stage 5 Nimes to Uzes

After breakfast we carried our panniers etc down the road to the lock-up garage. It had filled with cars since we left our bikes and we had a very tricky job unlocking them in the gloom at the back of … Continue reading

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Highlights of Languedoc, a bike tour – Stage 4 Arles to Nimes

Breakfast was nothing special at Hotel du Forum in Arles and we were away well before 09.00. We spent a little time seeing sights we had missed the previous day and rode round the arena before setting off on our … Continue reading

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