Tag: Cycling in France

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

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,

What Makes France The Perfect Cycling Destination?

Exactly what is it about France that makes it my favorite bicycling destination in Europe? Can there be that many unique factors that make a French cycling vacation any better than one in Germany, Austria, Switzerland, England, Switzerland?  There are castles in Germany, abbeys and grand cathedrals in England, charming villages along rivers in Austria,

Planning A Cycling Trip To France: 10 Questions To Ask

Planning a perfect cycling vacation to France can be daunting, especially for first-timers. But by answering a few questions early in the trip planning process, you can insure you’ll choose an itinerary that’s suited to your ability, interests and vacation goals. The following are 10 questions that should get you on the path to choosing

10 Goals For My Cycling Trip In Northern France

I am so excited to begin a new bicycling adventure in France! It seems that every year, I come home with many things I wished I had done more of. This year, I made a list, in advance of things I want to take advantage of, so I will hopefully have fewer regrets. Here is