Category: Cycling in Normandy

The Veloscenic’s A Great Cycling Choice!

If you’re still looking for ideas on where to cycle this year, the Veloscenic is a great option to consider! Stretching 465 km from Paris to Mont-Saint-Michel, the Veloscenic spans 4 French regions and 8 departments and includes 5 UNESCO World Heritage sites.  Whether you’re interested in a weekend cycling excursion from Paris to Versailles

Spring High Tide Dates For Mont-Saint-Michel

One of the most magical places in the world becomes even more so about 20 times a year when it’s surrounded by high tides. I have never been here to see this unique occurrence, but I have been told that it is truly a once in a lifetime experience. I get goosebumps just watching the

2016 Tour de France To Begin At Mont-Saint-Michel

While close to a year away, the 2016 Tour de France is already destined to be one of the best ever, beginning and ending at two of the most popular tourist attractions in France!  The Tour will begin on Saturday, July 2 at the base of the spectacular Mont-Saint-Michel and will end 23 days later

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

Cycling In France, Best Places To Stay 2014

Happy New Year! This is one of my favorite blog posts of the year, my Best Places To Stay of the past year.  If you’re a regular reader of Experience France By Bike, you know how much time I spend researching places to stay, probably at least 3 hours for every night’s stay!  When I’m