At Thomson Bike Tours we regularly have the opportunity to climb Mont Ventoux. This is a great article from Soigneur magazine that accurately reflects the mood of this famous mountain.
The peloton shimmers off in the distance. A solo shadow appears on the barren, windswept horizon. The road winds up to a white tower. Reach it, and you’ll kiss immortality. You’ll strike another classic from your list. All the best riders have struggled here. Mont Ventoux is to cycling what Wembley Stadium is to football. […]
Source: Soigneur – Rider on Mont Ventoux