For various reasons, we ended up taking the night train to Paris to start our vacation. We arrived at the Munich train station with our fully packed bikes at about a quarter past 10. The first adventure was trying to fit the bikes on to the hanging rack in the train. They both have horns […]
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Before catching the train to Paris, I had time for one last visit to the market (the French are so civilized — allowing one to shop for food on a Sunday morning!). On the way to Les Halles I walked the bike through the areas where the flower market had been yesterday. Today, instead of […]
Just getting on to the TGV was an adventure. The entry was wide enough for a fully-loaded bike, but the bike places were not quite what I expected — simply bikes strapped against folded-up seats. And of course two families’ worth of luggage was standing in the way. It took 10 minutes to get it […]
[map style=”width: auto; height:300px; margin:20px 0px 20px 0px; border: 1px solid #777777;” gpx=”http://saras-bike-travels.de/wp-content/uploads/gpxFiles/20110821_day15_reduced.gpx”] Day 16 Sunday, 21.08.2011 Route Bordeaux – Paris – Augsburg Distance 19,13 km Elapsed Ride Time 1 hrs. 45 min.