Month: May 2015

Should You Bicycle The Mosel Or The Romantic Rhine…Or Both?

For my first official venture outside of France, I could not have picked two better cycling itineraries than the Mosel and the Romantic or Middle Rhine. My bicycling time on the Mosel ended much too quickly, and I’m feeling the same happen on the Rhine. I’m making the most of each day of my Romantic Rhine

My Favorite Things About Bicycling The Mosel River

Four days bicycling along the Mosel River just isn’t enough.  Four to five days is easily enough to cover the distance from Trier to Koblenz, but if you really want to experience this river, you’ll definitely want more time, at least I did. The more time you spend in this region, the more you want.  I

Cycling The Gorgeous Mosel River

After only 2 days on the Mosel, I can tell you that this is definitely a bicycling itinerary that you need to put at the top of your cycle paths to-do list!  I have bicycled the vineyards of Burgundy and Languedoc, the Medoc, around Saint Emilion and Chateauneuf du Pape, but I have never experienced

Experience France By Bike Ventures Into Germany

After almost 6 years of writing about bicycling in France, it was inevitable that I would eventually venture outside of my long-time favorite.  This year’s trip, which started out in the Alsace Region was the perfect time to cross over into Germany to bicycle two very popular cycle paths, The Moselle(in France)Mosel(in Germany) and the

Cycling From Strasbourg To The Wine Town Of Obernai

Obernai is one of my favorite wine towns in Alsace, so when I learned I could get there mostly on bike paths from Strasbourg, it went to the top of my rides-to-do list.  Little did I know that it would be one of my favorite bicycling rides in the region, despite a rocky start. The