Month: July 2014

Checkout New Reader Reports From France

In case you haven’t looked at the “Reader Reports” section on this website in a while, you may want to spend some time to do so. There are three terrific new reports from the road by three different couples.  Each trip report provides great first-hand information on popular cycling itineraries in France.  All three couples

Staying Connected When Cycling In France

We’re spoiled by how easy and affordable it is to communicate, text and tweet to family and friends, post to Facebook, get the latest news and restaurant recommendations and get directions when we get lost.  Until we go overseas.  Unless you have a European phone or SIM card, communication overseas can be difficult and very

My Cycling Destination For 2014: Normandy and Brittany

To explore the WW II battle sites and memorials in France is always a special experience. But to do so by bike during the 70th anniversary celebration of the Normandy invasion is a once in a lifetime opportunity, one that I couldn’t pass up.  In just over a month, I leave for Northern France to