Day 17: Rest day in Reims

Day 17: Rest day in Reims

Today I said good bye to Tent.  The weather is too cold for camping, it is dropping to around 6 degrees at night. I have been carrying Tent as an emergency accommodation option.  Although I used her in Guines where I camped for free, I quite possibly could have been accommodated in a chalet (read cabin in English) if I had asked.

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Day 16: Reims

Day 16: Reims

He leadeth me beside the still waters (Psalm 23).

I leadeth me beside the busy highways during peak hour (Kym mistake # 23).

If I followed the guidebook's suggestion, I would have walked 40 kilometres today.  24 kilometres to Hermonville and then 16 kilometres to Reims through farms and woodlands and vineyards and I am sure it would have been lovely but I really wanted to make it to Reims today in less than 40 kilometres. 

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