Category: Cycling in Brittany

Cycling From Rennes to Dinan and St. Malo, Part I

Rennes, the capital of Brittany and a vibrant university town is just a 2 hour TGV ride from Paris.  I’d never been to Rennes, nor had I ever cycled in Brittany, so this was going to be a real adventure.  Little did I know.  We arrived into Rennes late, so we had a quick dinner

Cycling Brittany’s Ille et Rance Canal, A Perfect Weekend Trip

Whenever I plan a bicycling trip to a new area in France, I am always nervous about whether the region is going to fulfill my desire for great scenery, fantastic food, friendly locals and nice bike paths.  I suspect that you may be the same.  If you can only take one trip a year, you

Cycling Brittany’s Ille-et-Rance Canal

I had a last minute opportunity to travel to France to visit some bike routes in Brittany and Burgundy, so I have lots of information and stories to share. Brittany, an area that I have never bicycled before was fantastic. We cycled over 150 km on and around the Ille-et-Rance canal from Rennes to St.