Circular bike route from Cherbourg

The ferry port at Cherbourg provides great access to bike routes in northern France. Here's one idea. 

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This cycle tour explores the beautiful Cotentin Peninsula and can be completed in anythign from 3 o4 4 days through to a week or more. The section to the east covers key World War II sites, including D-Day beaches.

This is a beautiful area that I cycled in 2016 – see here

If you don't have time for the full route, you can take a short cut from Carentan to Haye-du-Puits to cut the distance in half. 

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French map and book sale

French map and book sale

The very excellent online Stanfords Travel bookshop is having a sale on all things French, including cycling maps.

Posted: 20 May 2019

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