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Jun 17, 2005 - Loire Valley - Saumur, Chinon, Azay-le-Rideau, Loches, Amboise and Blois

We are now in the lovely Loire Vally - the place that launched a thousand travel guides. The ride we are doing is from Lonely Planet's Cycling France Guide called the Chateaux Explorer and that's exactly what we've been doing. (Although, really, for Marcus it's all just another chapter in Cheese Exploring.) We had to catch a train from a town near Mont St Michel to get to the start of the ride in Saumur. You've already heard our thoughts on the French rail system and bikes so we won't go into it again, except to say that it was a bit...

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