Read and rate Travel Journal Entries for Le Croisic, Pays de la Loire, France
Jul 15, 2012 - Au Revoir
For the last blog of the trip we present Lessons Learned over the last 15 days: • Cycle with your mouth shut – unless you like eating bugs • If there are two rooms with an ocean view, and one with a dumpster view, the single guy isn’t getting the ocean view… • When you come to a complete stop, make sure your bike shoes are unclipped. • When it starts to rain, the number one priority is keeping your pastry dry. • Don’t pass by a patisserie without at least looking in the window • You can’t find bad wine in France • There is an 80% chance...Jump to full entry
Jul 14, 2012 - Last Day of Cycling!
St. Brevin to Le Croisic The morning began with a cab ride across a 4 km long suspension bridge connecting St. Brevin les Pins with St. Nazaire. The cab was pre-arranged – the winds are ferocious and the tour operator thought it safer for cyclists to cross in a car. Even with the taxi ride, it was a 65 km cycle today. The patisserie stop du jour was at St. Andre des Eaux – one of the best bakeries of the entire trip. Shortly after noon we arrived in Guerande, which has an enormous walled “castle”, giving the centre of town a very medieval...Jump to full entry