Reviews of bikes, accessories, books and cycling accommodation

Cycling B&B review: La Vie en Rose, Charente

Jacqui Brown cycled in the Charente and arrived at La Vie en Rose B&B after a lovely day in the saddle. Here she shares her thoughts on the warm welcome she received. • Jun 13, 2017

Product review: Muc-Off Luxury Shaving Cream

Bike cleaner and lubricant manufacturer Muc-Off has branched out to help keep the boys feeling nice after a ride. We review their shaving cream. • May 15, 2017

Book review: Avenue Verte London to Paris guidebook

The official Avenue Verte London to Paris guidebook has been published by Sustrans • May 09, 2017

Book review: Brompton Bicycle

With the folding Brompton bike as popular as ever, Bob Zeller reviews the story of the struggle to make the original concept a reality. • May 02, 2017

Cycling hotel review: Le RexHotel, Tarbes

If you're looking for a base near the Pyrenees, Jacqui Brown says Le RexHotel in Tarbes could be a good option. • May 02, 2017

Cycling accommodation review: Gites Au Marcassin and Au Cocorico self-catered gites

Jacqui Brown stayed at the Gites Au Marcassin and Au Cocorico, self-catered gites that welcome cyclists in the Deux-Sèvres. • Apr 06, 2017

Cycling hotel review: Hotel de La Porte Dorée, Paris

Looking for a Paris hotel whose staff won't blink an eyelid if you drag your bike and panniers through the door? The Hotel de La Porte Dorée is for you. • Mar 30, 2017

Cycling hotel review: easyHotel, Luton

We review the easyHotel in Luton – a budget hotel option for cyclists flying to and from France from Luton Airport in the UK. • Mar 29, 2017

Cycling hotel review: Pierre & Vacances Haguna, Biarritz

We stayed at the Pierre & Vacances Haguna apartment-hotel during a recent visit to Biarritz. Here’s what we found when we arrived. • Mar 28, 2017

Product review: Velospeeder Brompton electrical assist kit

Electric bikes can help take the worry out of the hills and get you where you need to go faster. We review Velogical's Velospeeder electrical asset kit for Bromptons. • Mar 21, 2017

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