Where to cycle in France

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Cycling hotel review: Le Grand Hard, Utah Beach

I stayed at Le Grand Hard, a hotel a few kilometres from Utah Beach, when I was cycling in the Manche department of Normandy. Here's what I thought of it.

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Mountain Biking in Morzine

Morzine, in Portes du Soleil in the French Alps, is the heartbeat of France's downhill mountain biking scene. Amie Marsh has this overview of what's on offer

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Cycling B&B review: Chambres d'hôtes les Clematites-en-Cotentin, Normandy

I stayed at Chambres d'hôtes les Clematites-en-Cotentin in Montebourg when I cycled in the Manche department of Normandy. Here's my review.

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Cycling Le Bourg d'Oisans and Alpe d'Huez

Here are some useful links for anyone planning a cycling trip to Le Bourg d'Oisans, an ideal base for riding Alpe d'Huez

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Bike routes in the Vendée

The Vendée in the Pays-de-la-Loire has released a booklet of cycling routes across the department, writes Lynette Eyb.

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Cycling hotel review: Hotel Gavarni, Paris

Passing through Paris with your bike? The Hotel Gavarni is a bike-friendly hotel option close to the Seine and the Eiffel Tower.

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Cycling the Loire: Sancerre to St Nazaire

On his Loire bicycle ride, John Higginson cycles the prestigious chateaux country from Sancerre to St Nazaire

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Bike routes around St Malo and Dinan in Brittany

Reader Q&A: Hilde wrote in to ask about St Malo and Dinan bike routes

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Cycling hotel review: Hotel Le Louvre, Cherbourg

I stayed at Hotel Le Louvre in Cherbourg when I was cycling in Normandy. Here's more about it.

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Mountain biking in the Jura Mountains, Franche-Comté

Amie Marsh gets away from it all by hitting the mountain bike trails of the Jura Mountains in the Franche-Comté region of France

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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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