Update On Loire Cycling Conditions, June 2016

Sharon Smith and her husband began their latest cycling adventure in France last Friday in Nantes.  They had no idea how the flooding rains early in the  week would impact their planned cycle trip along the Loire. Just 5 days into their trip, Sharon sent an e-mail with details on local route conditions.  She indicated

Flooding, Strikes And Your Upcoming Bicycling Trip To France

You’ve planned every detail of your summer bicycling trip to France over the last year.  Your trip is now days/weeks away and you’ve read about disastrous flooding in Northern France and public service slowdowns resulting from union strikes. Videos of flooding this week at the Castle of Chambord near the Loire might prompt even the

A Birthday Cycling Adventure in Southern Italy

Two weeks after returning from my recent bicycling trip to Puglia, I am still in awe of the experience. I love bicycling for major birthdays and 2016 was a major one for me. Unfortunately my birthday is in March, a challenging time of year to find a place to bicycle in Europe where the weather

Free Loire Trip Planning Guide Available!

Experiencing the Loire by bike is an adventure of a lifetime!  It’s definitely one of my favorite cycling itineraries in France. The Loire is a perfect itinerary for families, singles, young and old, first-timers or experienced cyclists. But planning a cycling trip to the region can be overwhelming and time consuming.  As many of you

Cycling In Paris

Cycling in and around Paris isn’t how I want to experience France by bike, but, judging from your e-mails, it’s something that many of you are interested in.  So if you find yourself looking for directions on how to travel in or out of Paris by bike, look no further than the website of David