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Day 2171, El Pas de la Casa – Mirepoix: French With a Capital F

Posted by Thomas Andersen Posted on Jan - 12 - 2017

Distance: 106.1 km Ride time: 4:36:00 Average: 23.1 km/h Max speed: 52.2 km/h Total: 55623 km Yesterday we had arrived to Pas de la Casa in the middle of a cloud. This morning was the first chance to see where we had actually ended up; a skiing village in full summer at 2000 meters in  [ Read More ]

Categories: Andorra, France

Day 2170, Andorra la Vella – El Pas de la Casa: The Pyrenees Conquered

Posted by Thomas Andersen Posted on Jan - 10 - 2017

Distance: 32.9 km Ride time: 3:23:43 Average: 9.7 km/h Max speed: 43.9 km/h Total: 55517 km 33 kilometers after a day in the saddle. Perhaps not that impressive but we had quite the mountain to climb today. The climb started right after leaving our hotel in Andorra la Vella – no such thing is a  [ Read More ]

Categories: Andorra

Day 2169: Organya – Andorra la Vella!

Posted by Thomas Andersen Posted on Jan - 10 - 2017

Distance: 44.0 km Ride time: 2:50:21 Average: 15.5 km/h Max speed: 42.8 km/h Total: 55484 km Ever since I spent 6 months in Spain back in 2006 the country has had a special place in my heart. Later on during my cycling trip when things were getting tough, for example in the Australian outback or  [ Read More ]

Categories: Andorra, Spain