North from Casablanca - CycleBlaze

North from Casablanca

Morocco to England

By Graham Finch
3,905 km (2,425 miles) over 148 days between Mar. 1, 2012 and Jul. 26, 2012
The Plan heart 2
Casablanca heart 5
Beni Mellal (by bus) and up the R302 heart 15
Ouaouizarht to Ait Simour heart 26
Tilougguite and La Cathedrale heart 14
Rest Day heart 3
Asif Melloul heart 24
Anergie - Anrge - Anrgui heart 15
East towards Imilchil heart 15
Lake Tizlet heart 7
Imilchil to Auberge Rex (Chibane Ali) heart 4
Auberge near Agoudim heart 24
East to Cirque de Jaffa and a night in Midelt heart 12
Midelt to Nador (by bus) heart 2


Malaga to Mijas heart 3
Yunquera heart 2
To Ronda heart 7
Grazalema and Zahara de la Sierra heart 7
Morón de la Frontera via Coripe heart 1
Into Seville heart 7
West to Portugal on the EX112 heart 4


Mourão heart 6
Monsaraz and Évora heart 5
Rest day heart 6
Alandroal via Redondo and Freixo heart 6
Monforte heart 5
Marvão heart 3
(Another) Rest day heart 6
Vila Velha de Ródão heart 5
Monsanto via Castelo Branco heart 4
Sortelha heart 8
A short ride to Sabugal heart 4
Trancoso heart 2
Lamego heart 2
Entre-os-Rios via Peso da Regua heart 2
Vila do Conde heart 6
Viana do Castelo heart 4
To the Spanish border heart 2


Goian heart 1
Cortegada via a bit more of Portugal heart 1
Riding via Ourense towards Monforte heart 2
Farmhouse in a small village in the Sil valley heart 6
Across the Rio Sil to Monforte heart 2
Sarria, cycling up the LU 546 heart 3
Cadabo (two enforced rest days) heart 0
Nowhere and Back heart 2
Fonsagrada and on to Grandas de Salime heart 2
Pola de Allande heart 2
Just down the street in Pola de Allande heart 0
Oviedo heart 6
Cangas de Onis heart 3
Nowhere heart 1
East to San Vincente heart 7
Santillana del Mar, Puente San Miguel & Santander heart 3
Potes and Fuente Dé heart 7
Puerto de San Glorio heart 3
Picos de Europa heart 6
La Hermida heart 5
Santander heart 0


Plymouth (Devon) heart 1
Frogmore heart 2
Ashburton heart 1
Mortonhamstead heart 4
Tiverton heart 1
Bridgwater heart 1
Train north to Saxilby in Lincolnshire heart 1
Lincoln and Newark heart 1
Bardney and Wragby heart 2
Ermine Street heart 1
The Quantock Hills in Somerset heart 2
Stogumber, Cleve, Dunster, Bossington & Allerford heart 1
Holford to Bridgwater heart 1
Into the Cotswolds to Evesham heart 1
Interlude in Lincoln heart 1
Worcestershire - Droitwich to Cleobury Mortimer heart 1
Ludlow, Hopton Castle, Clun & Church Stretton heart 2
Telford via Wenlock Edge & Much Wenlock heart 1
Interlude in Lincoln heart 2
Reunited with Debbie heart 5
Dore to Bakewell heart 2
Tissington Trail (kind of) heart 2
Buxton and Eyam heart 1
The Lake District heart 1
Langdale, Wrynose Pass & Duddon Valley heart 9
Wast Water, up Great Gable to Seathwaite heart 1
Keswick, Derwent Water, Thirlmere & Grasmere heart 1
Suffolk - Bury St Edmunds heart 1
North to Ash Street, Needham Market & Stowmarket heart 1
Into Norfolk - Norwich, Great Yarmouth and Acle heart 1
Ludham, Happisburgh and North Walsham heart 1