Tag: loire 2018

Loire D5 – Germigny-Orléans

Last day of the trip After getting some flowers for Claudine’s bike, we could enjoy the sunny day on our way to Orléans. The F.R.A.C. F.R.A.C.s are regional centers for contemporary art built around the 80s. There is one per region of France and we got the opportunity to visit the Région Centre’s FRAC. Each ...

Loire D4 – Gien-Germigny-des-Prés

Leaving Gien Leaving Gien gives you a weird feeling, as quite fast you find yourself cycling in the fields and given the big horizon you get, you get to see perfectly the nuclear plants around the Loire river, which gives a weird feeling after days cycling in nature. Religious architecture Leaving the nuclear plants behind ...

Loire D3 – Sancerre-Gien

Leaving Sancerre At the moment we left Sancerre it was raining, but luckily for us the way down was easy and the extra drag of the rain coats wasn’t a true negative factor and gave the the perfect opportunity for some high-contrast pictures. Luckily for us the sky cleared-up right before lunch so we could ...

Loire D2 – Beffes-Sancerre

Leaving Beffes From the Vélocamping, the Canal latéral is just across the street, so instead of getting to the Loire, we decided to follow the canal path towards Argenvières and from there heading back to the river. A little bit later you have the option to cross to La Charité sur Loire, a small town with a ...

Loire D1 – Nevers – Beffes

Nevers Nevers was a fast visit for us. We arrived there late and that night walked around to get a grasp of the city. Next morning we took off but not before getting a last glimpse of the city by day. We left through the south of the city crossing the river on the Pont ...