With only a few days until the publication of all 35 degrees of ‘Spain to Norway on a Bike Called Reggie‘ on May 11th (pre-order at Amazon or Waterstone’s), exactly two years ago today, I was cycling from Rochefort to La Rochelle, enjoying the great cycling facilities of the west of France and absorbing French history in abundance. You can read what I wrote at the time by following this link. Below, however, is an extract from ‘Spain to Norway on a Bike Called Reggie‘ covering the four days of the cycle though that tenth degree of the journey.
The Tenth Degree: 45° – 46° North
3rd – 6th May
The cubicles in the wash block at the four-star Camping Airotel l’Océan didn’t provide luxuries such as toilet paper so, surprised it could ever be considered optional, I trotted down to the small campsite supermarket to…
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