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Camping in Spain

A typical Spanish camping often looks like the satellite image above. You will be close to other people and not very close to nature. I was happy to find some nice exeptions which I have listed below:

 

  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…

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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.

 

There are also some roads to avoid in Spain. One of them…

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