Paris (Compiègne) to Roubaix

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  1. Philiphall

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    Hi anyone going to see the Paris - Roubaix cycle race next weekend? and suggestions of where I should park up to see some good parts of the course? :wine::wine::wine:
     
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    Could be a bit difficult if you mean in the city centre . Have seen vans parked down by the Seine but they have blocked quite a few off. Also seen some parked in bays behind the Eiffel Tower area. You might be lucky if your van s not too big.

    We stay at the Bois de Bologne camp site. Is one of the nearest to town but you still need to take the metro into the city.
     
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    Sorry cant help you there :cry: had a look at Te route but not an area I know well enough to give advice . Maybe some of the other French based members might have advice
     
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    Been planning this afternoon - ferry booked for Wednesday! - so a few days in the aires alongthe coast. Then going to head for Cambrai (past Arras) on Saturday found an aire at Bertry & one at Catillon-sur-Sambre both very near the cobbled sections of the race (about 5 kms away) Going to be a great weekend!
     
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    Have a good trip . Wil keep fingers crossed for the weather ! Has been very mixed down here ! Heading over to UK next week so hopefully it will have warmed up:Rofl1:
     
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