Category: Cycling In Aquitaine

Cycling Across France: 10 Favorite Places

Amazing doesn’t come close to describing the great summer adventure I had this year bicycling across France.  From Provence to the Camargue, along the coast to Languedoc and Toulouse, through Bordeaux, then up to La Rochelle, the Ile de Re, Marennes, the Medoc vineyards, and back to Bordeaux. This was one fantastic cycling adventure filled

Planning A Cycling Trip From Bordeaux To Saint-Emilion

If you’re planning a trip to Bordeaux for the upcoming year, why not plan an overnight or longer bicycling trip to the gorgeous wine village of Saint-Emilion?  It’s an easy adventure to plan, and it’s certain to be a highlight of any trip to France! This bicycle-friendly wine wonderland is located just 40km northeast of

New French Bicycling Route To Debut In June

Get ready to add another fantastic route to your French cycling bucket list!  In just a few weeks, V-43, a new French National cycling route will be formally introduced as La Velo Francette. Anchored by the D-Day Beaches of Normandy on the northern end and the gorgeous town of LaRochelle at the southern end, La

Bike Rental Options for Summer Travel in France

I’m pretty picky about bikes that I rent when I travel.  Rightfully so.  If you’ve ever been stranded with a flat tire and a bad replacement inner tube in your rental-supplied repair kit, you know exactly what I mean!  As a result, I’m partial to bike rental companies that are owned and operated by bike

Cycling In France: Best Photos of 2014

I have so many things to be thankful for this Thanksgiving:  my family, my health, my friends, the opportunities I have to bicycle in France, finishing my first e-book, A Weekend Trip From Blois to Chambord, and last but not least, the ever growing number of great bike paths in France!  For the last week,