Category: Cycling In France


Bicycling in France: It’s Always So Difficult to Choose!

By Maggie LaCoste Choosing bicycle trip destinations in France is never easy!  I’ve been busy planning a biking trip in France for late August and choosing my final destinations was definitely not easy. I initially planned to cycle the 240km path along the Canal du Midi from Toulouse to Sete on the Mediterranean. Listed as


Discovering Wine, Macarons and Friendship in St. Emilion

By Maggie LaCoste Arriving into St. Emilion by bike is an experience to savor:  lush rolling hills, vineyards as far as the eye can see, medieval houses and ramparts, cobblestone streets, picture-perfect piazzas.  A photo couldn’t quite capture the amazing beauty of the landscape, so I just stopped along the way to enjoy the experience.

What’s So Special About Cycling In France?

Of all the locations in Europe to plan a cycling trip, why choose France? It’s not just the food, the wine, the history, champagne, beautiful villages or the weekend markets, although these definitely enhance the choice. Above all these things,  France is simply a paradise for the recreational cyclist, making it the ideal bicycling destination.

Defining Adventure

Helen Keller once said, “Life is either a daring adventure, or nothing”.  Can you imagine a totally blind woman describing her life in the dark as an adventure?  I have learned from Helen Keller that “adventure” can be defined in many ways. Just as beauty is in the eye of the beholder, so too can

Welcome To Experience France by Bike

Welcome to my blog about finding adventure and discovering life biking along the waterways and backroads of France!  Get insider tips on planning your own biking adventure in France.  Learn how to plan a trip that tour groups charge $400+/day for.  Enjoy life in the slow lane where the only goal is to experience the