Planning a cycling holiday in France

Buses to France - A Guide for Cyclists

Buses are a relatively cheap way of getting to France, but they aren't without obstacles if you want to take your bike with you

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Choosing a Bike Trailer for Cycling in France

Round-the-world cyclist Tom Allen has this guide to choosing the right trailer for your cycle tour of France

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Downhill Mountain Biking in France

France is home to some of the world's best downhill mountain biking – Amie Marsh has this overview of how to get involved

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Cycling in Wet Weather

Don't let rain spoil your French cycling holiday – Emma Philpott has this advice for cycling in wet weather

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Cycling accommodation in France

Find a hotel, B&B or campsite that's right for your cycle tour of France

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Why it's important to make sure your bike is set up properly

Setting out on a bike tour? Robert Hicks explains why having your bike properly fitted should be on your to-do list before you leave.

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Baggage transfer services on La Vélo Francette

Looking for a baggage transfer service for La Vélo Francette? Here are some services we've come across.

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Luggage transfer services for cycling the Loire (including one-way bike delivery

Find out about my bespoke luggage transfer service for the Loire Valley, making one-way bike rides easier.

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How to join a French cycling club

If you’ve ever wondered about how to join a cycling club in France, we have this guide to getting you in on the action.

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

Luggage transfer service and bike shipping services for cycling the Canal du Midi on a one-way bike route.

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French map and book sale

French map and book sale

The very excellent online Stanfords Travel bookshop is having a sale on all things French, including cycling maps.

Posted: 20 May 2019

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