AUSTRALIA 2013-16

ELBE 2009

DONAU 2010

LOIRE/MOSEL 2011

BODENSEE 2012

LOIRE 2013

ROMAN STR 2014

WERRETAL/BERLIN 2016

WESER / FULDA 2017

CATALUNYA 2017

LOIRE 2013 (LOWER LOIRE RIVER)

 

Bicycle: Hired from shop in Orleans

Where: From Orleans to Saint Nazare

When, how long and how far: August 2013, for approx. two weeks and 400km

Comments: This time cycled down the Loire from Orleans to the coast at Sainte Nazare. Afterwards did some more cycling in Brittany before returning the bikes by train to Orleans.

 

Route map: Orleans / Blois / Tours / Saumur / Angers / Nantes / Sainte Nazaire

 

Bridge over Loire at Orleans

Fishing from a bridge

Cathedral at Orleans

Face at window of pension

Inside cathedral

Crossing the Loire river

Not the Tour de France

Chateau on the Loire

Sunset on the Loire

The Loire is a wine region

Dangerous route ahead

Overnight on a boat pension

The Loire at Nantes

Sculpture on the Loire

The Loire empties into the sea

Returning bicycles in Orleans