The Haute Route – another day another challenge!

This is turning out to be one classic cycle journey! The Haute route is in its 5th day and as a spectator it appeared to be a real tough one today. From my chilly perch at the top of Col d’Izoard I watched the cyclists appear below as small moving ants weaving their way up a roadContinue reading “The Haute Route – another day another challenge!”

The Haute Route – A feast of cycling in France

I awake excited! The sun has just begun to show its weary head as I pack my bag ready for another day of more twists and turns on the alpine roads of France.  This week I am one of the few travelling spectators following ‘the boyfriend’ and 300 other keen cyclists who have come togetherContinue reading “The Haute Route – A feast of cycling in France”