2015-07-30 Lons-le-Saunier – Gray

Today's photo shows a roadside memorial near Dole. French memorials often just show the person's first name and unlike Irish memorials normally don't include the date of the accident. Unlike First World War monuments, roadside memorials are not that common in France and after cycling 3,000 km around France, I only came across about a … Continue reading 2015-07-30 Lons-le-Saunier – Gray


2015-07-29 Saint Rambert-en-Bugay – Lons-le-Saunier

Today's photo shows a mural outside a bakery in the town of Villemotier. The writing on the plaque above the oven says "Bread baked in a wood burning stove oven". Bakeries in France are quite common and open even on Sundays but this mural makes this "boulangerie" really stand out. Today - 107 km. Total so … Continue reading 2015-07-29 Saint Rambert-en-Bugay – Lons-le-Saunier