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by timbob
23 May 2013, 3:34pm
Forum: Touring & Expedition
Topic: Bilbao to St Malo 2 Week Trip
Replies: 19
Views: 7858

Re: Bilbao to St Malo 2 Week Trip

Does any one know what travel insurance to take?
by timbob
14 May 2013, 2:23pm
Forum: Cycling Goods & Services - Your Reviews
Topic: CTC Shop powered by Wiggle
Replies: 17
Views: 44175

Re: CTC Shop powered by Wiggle

I'm not keen on Chain Reaction due to this article:-

bad security
by timbob
14 May 2013, 1:44pm
Forum: Cycling Goods & Services - Your Reviews
Topic: CTC Shop powered by Wiggle
Replies: 17
Views: 44175

CTC Shop powered by Wiggle

mmmm. I don't understand why there's no discount?

Shimano HG 50

Wiggle

CTC Shop
by timbob
13 May 2013, 4:53pm
Forum: Cycle Camping sub-forum
Topic: Camping near Plymouth
Replies: 6
Views: 671

Re: Camping near Plymouth

Seems to work well just staring loads of places now to thumb over later. Use Google maps, just choose the are you are looking for, type camping in the search box and it will show you all the sites. Useful in France too. If you have a Google email account you can click on the stars in the information...
by timbob
13 May 2013, 4:53pm
Forum: Cycle Camping sub-forum
Topic: Camping near Plymouth
Replies: 6
Views: 671

Re: Camping near Plymouth

Thanks might look into the ferry to Millbrook. Hope the campsites don't mind me turning up after 9pm. But no a lot a can do about the ferry times. Just notice theres a festival on that weekend... Mmmm.. could stay on for that and get the train back? About an hour's cycling east would get you to Venn...
by timbob
13 May 2013, 4:11pm
Forum: Cycle Camping sub-forum
Topic: Camping near Plymouth
Replies: 6
Views: 671

Camping near Plymouth

Hello, I shall be getting of the ferry at 20:00 on June 19th and need to find some camping spot after my French tour. Any one know a campsite near by for one man tent or B&B or hostel. My Google search has found anything yet. I'm also looking to ride all the way back to London which will take ar...
by timbob
13 May 2013, 4:07pm
Forum: Cycle Camping sub-forum
Topic: Pictures of your tents.
Replies: 587
Views: 67967

Re: Pictures of your tents.

Image
by timbob
13 May 2013, 12:02pm
Forum: Touring & Expedition
Topic: Bilbao to St Malo 2 Week Trip
Replies: 19
Views: 7858

Re: Bilbao to St Malo 2 Week Trip

If you can give me more information about you Michelin map that would be great. I can’t recommend any camp sites since I stayed in hotels. However as I said the coast from the mouth of the Garonne down to Bayonne is almost literally one long camp site. I set out on 20th June and would have passed th...
by timbob
8 May 2013, 2:45pm
Forum: Touring & Expedition
Topic: Advice on Cycling West Coast France Brest to Biarritz
Replies: 9
Views: 3847

Re:

I'm on this route in June will update you with my findings. Send me a PM in July to remind me.

juice wrote:I am also planning a trip from Bayone to St Malo in sept using the bike bus. Looking at the link above it seems that there are cycle tracks almost the whole way, has any one done this route?
by timbob
3 May 2013, 4:35pm
Forum: On the road
Topic: Policeman told off Advanced Stop Line infringer
Replies: 26
Views: 3568

Re: Policeman told off Advanced Stop Line infringer

How do you report cars and moter bikes in ASL??
by timbob
29 Apr 2013, 10:07am
Forum: Bikes & Bits – Technical section
Topic: busch muller ewerks alternatives
Replies: 16
Views: 3366

busch muller ewerks alternatives

Hello,

Getting ready for my cycling trip across France in June. And thinking about adding an ewerks to my bike. However wonder if there are any other cheaper and recommend alternatives around?

Seen a few from China that some people has used.
by timbob
8 Apr 2013, 11:00pm
Forum: Touring & Expedition
Topic: Expresso Coffee for the Touring Cyclist
Replies: 26
Views: 3368

Re: Expresso Coffee for the Touring Cyclist

Have one and love it...
by timbob
8 Apr 2013, 10:58pm
Forum: Touring & Expedition
Topic: Show your touring bikes !!!!
Replies: 180
Views: 35614

Re: Show your touring bikes !!!!

Fully loaded for Scotland
by timbob
8 Apr 2013, 9:08pm
Forum: Touring & Expedition
Topic: Bilbao to St Malo 2 Week Trip
Replies: 19
Views: 7858

Re: Bilbao to St Malo 2 Week Trip

Thanks for the information. Will go over it this week.

As I'm going for two weeks I'm wondering about mobile pay as you go SIM. I have an unlock phone and just wonder about getting a French sim?
by timbob
3 Apr 2013, 12:06pm
Forum: Touring & Expedition
Topic: Bilbao to St Malo 2 Week Trip
Replies: 19
Views: 7858

Re: Bilbao to St Malo 2 Week Trip

Oh thanks for the information. I have alter my trip still starts at same place. Iv booked the Euro bus for June from London. Have 14 days to cycle back home. Still need to book first few nights camping.

Any recommendations?