Planning a cycling holiday in France

Luggage transfer and one-way bike delivery on the Canal du Midi

A dedicated bike and luggage transfer service now exists for the Canal du Midi, making one-way bike rides along the length of the Canal easier and more affordable.

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Where to fill your bidons while cycling in France

Don't get caught out with empty water bottles on a ride – here's some practical advice to help you fill your bidons while cycling in France.

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5 tips for cycling in bad weather

We like to think the weather in France is ALWAYS amazing, but, well, it sometimes rains. Or gets dark. Or is foggy. Here are five quick safety tips for cycle touring in France.

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Should you pay for bike parking at a hotel? (Your answer should be a very loud NO!)

Should you pay to store your bike overnight at a hotel? Here's why your answer should always be 'NO WAY!'

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Eurostar, ferry port and airport hotels

Ferry port, Eurostar and airport hotels en route to France that welcome cyclists and help take the hassle out of travelling with your bike.

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Sending a bike or bike box within France

We can help you send a bike or bike box within France if you're cycling a one-way route.

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Baggage transfer services for cycling in the eastern Provence, Pont du Gard and Camargue areas

A bespoke service for baggage transfers for your cycling holiday in the eastern Provence, Pont du Gard and Camargue areas.

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Taking a bike on the Dover to Calais ferry

Richard Peace has these tips for taking your bike on the Dover Calais ferry.

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Choosing panniers for cycle touring

Which panniers are best for cycle touring? Bob Zeller weighs into the debate with these considerations to help you choose the perfect panniers for your trip.

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Training for a sportive - 10 tips

Signing up for a sportive? Regular sportive rider and Le Mans 24-hour solo specialist Neil Moss has these tips to help your preparation and training.

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