Month: September 2014

Reflections on Cycling in Normandy and Brittany

My last cycling trip to Normandy and Brittany was amazing.  It was full of highs and lows, emotion, challenge, adventure and great new friends.   Even some of the low points of the trip are starting to take on a new, more positive perspective after being home just two weeks!  Without a doubt, I can

Cycling in Brittany: The Saturday Market in Rennes

Rennes is one of my favorite towns in Brittany and there’s no better time to be there than on market day!  Even though Rennes gets very little mention in American guidebooks, it’s a perfect town to visit by bike:  it’s a manageable size, it’s packed with history, it has affordable places to stay, has great