Category: Cycling In France

5 French Regions To Consider Cycling In 2017

I love getting late Christmas gifts, so I hope you’ll enjoy my late Christmas gift to you: 5 posts on areas to to consider bicycling in 2017. Whether you’ve already started thinking about possible destinations or you’re looking to be inspired, I’m confident these posts will help you make the right selection! They’ll also contain helpful

Experiencing France By Bike

“One’s destination is never a place, but a new way of seeing things” Herman Miller Do you want to be an adventurer or a tourist? Do you dream of taking a vacation that enables you to see France in a way few tourists do? Do you want your vacation experience to be filled with new

Captain Train Becomes Trainline In September

One of my favorite French trip planning resources is undergoing a major change. Beginning September, Captain Train will be known as Trainline.  Only time will tell whether this change is a positive one for consumers. In March, Captain Train was purchased by the British rail booking company Trainline.  Since this time, there’s been no change

Building The Global Cycling Community One Host At A Time

Since its first member was recorded in 1994,  Warm Showers has been building a global cycling community one member at a time.  This free hospitality exchange currently has 90,000 active members and 38,000 hosts around the world.  It’s one of many popular hospitality sites like Couchsurfing and Global Freeloaders, offering low or no cost lodging for tourists,

Cycling in France: Choosing Where To Stay

Nothing can ruin a great day of cycling more than being disappointed in your lodging choice for the night.  Likewise, a charming, cozy B&B can make memories of even the most trying day on a bike disappear. When I plan a bicycling vacation, there is no single element more important than my choices of where