Tag: cycling the Loire

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

New Resource For Loire Bike Trip Planning

There’s a great new resource to help you plan a bicycling trip to the Loire Valley, one of the premier cycling destinations in France.  Ma Rando a Velo is a project of the Centre-Loire Valley Regional Tourist Board, and is designed to showcase the region’s cycling trails. This easy-to-use website includes information on 4,000km of cycle

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

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Tasting The Wines of France At Vinexpo in Bordeaux

By Maggie LaCoste When I discovered that my short stay in Bordeaux would coincide with Vinexpo, I thought it would be a great opportunity for me to attend and learn more about French wines for my new guidebook series.  Although the show is only open to wine trade professionals, I had the opportunity to attend

Another Free App For Cycling The Loire

The Loire has always been one of the most bicycle-friendly routes in France with well signposted and maintained roads, lots of cafes, places to stay and establishments that are always welcoming. Now the region is becoming a leader in providing free portable tools for English-speaking bicyclists visiting the region. Last week I wrote about a