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Camping in Spain

On a typical Spanish camping you will often be closer to other people than to nature.  There are however some exceptions:

 

  1. Camping Arizitigain in Sunbilla. A beautiful grassy camping. Cycling from Irun to Pamplona it is a good place to prepare for crossing the Pyrenees. There is good food and a small shop.
     

  2. Camping Camino de Santiago in CastroJeriz. The camping was pleasant to stay and I had some good laughs with the owner who was in funny mood.  From the camping you can take a walk into nicely restored village Castrojeriz and there is also…

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Cycling in Spain

I was a bit afraid of cycling in Spain after what I heard : “there are no cycling paths and Spanish drive like crazy”. Well that's not true. The cities do have cycling paths and Spanish are very cautious on passing cyclists. Another pleasant surprise: there are many good roads that hardly have any traffic because there is a motorway going in the same direction. With so little traffic it is like cycling on the widest and best cycling path ever.

But there is are some roads to avoid. One of them is is the N120 from Logrono to Burgos. In this case the motorway A12 goes over into the N120 at San…

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