Tour de France 2016: where are you going ?

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  1. Ridgeway

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    Looks like stage 16 for us as they pass over the Jura. Will be on the way back from the Dordogne so should be able to squeeze that in, or maybe the day before if the fishing is poor....

    By that stage of the race we should have a pretty good idea who is going to win:)
     
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    We'll get there one day, but not for a few years yet, love the TV coverage though
     
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    Great scenery when watching from the sofa.
    @Jim you will fit right in when you get there with your new bike and a frame trailer outfit. :LOL:
     
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    GREECE.
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  5. Tweedie

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    In the right area so are going to try and get to stage 5 on Wednesday if we can find somewhere to park towards the end of the stage.
     
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    image.jpeg image.jpeg image.jpeg image.jpeg We were at the Grand Depart at MONT St MICHEL and are now on an Aire in Lathus-Saint-Remy to see Stage 4 go past (Saumur to Limoges).:france:
     
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    We were in Salers yesterday they were getting ready for TDF to come through loads of people on campsite and Aire already.
     
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    great pics and anothers days great racing today.
     
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    We made last minute decision so planning to drive along stage 5 route today (Monday) to try and find somewhere to park up ready to see Wednesdays stage, fingers crossed. Great pics, hope we get to see it come through
     
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    We are like you @Tweedie off to take a drive today along the Wednesday stage, as it's finishing in a ski station we suspect there will be plenty of parking. We will look out for you.
     
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    Parked up with the other vans for the finish at Le Lioran on Wednesday, filling up quickly.
    IMG_20160704_133128.jpg
     
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    We managed to get parked at the col du perthus just over the summit, got one of the last spots near the summit. Loads of Mo Ho's driving up & down looking for a space.
     
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    I heading off to Toulouse tomorrow...

    Cross into France near Hendaye and then turn right.

    Hope I don't hold up any pesky cyclists.

    JJ :cool:
     
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    image.jpeg Camped up at Lathus St Remy just 100m from the road which passes through Stage 4 :BigGrin: Caravan due at 13.25,race at 15.00.
    Ted and friends all ready!!!
     
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