By Richard Peace
After 520 miles of e-biking, many tens of baguettes, lots of pavement cafe stops and many fabulous chateaux visits I had finally made it across France, from the far northern ferry port of Calais, to the outstanding tourist attraction in France outside of Paris – the jaw-droppingly impressive abbey of Mont-Saint-Michel.
The Route and the Bike
I was heading for Paris to ride and research the Veloscenic bike route that links the country’s capital to Mont-Saint-Michel – an 8th century monastery atop great halls and surrounded by houses and stores all encircled by massive fortifications. [Read more…]