Freewheeling France blog about cycling in France

Reader Q&A: Family friendly cycling on the Loire Valley

We received the following enquiry about family friendly cycling routes in the Loire Valley. • Jan 08, 2018

Voyages-sncf becomes

The French rail operator SNCF has rebranded its ticket booking service from Voyages-SNCF to • Dec 07, 2017

Shipping bikes to Australia and South Africa

Here is a service for shipping bikes to Australia and South Africa. • Dec 05, 2017

La Pierre Jacques en Barétous Sportive 2018

Combine the Pierre Jacques en Barétous – a local sportive in the Pyrenees – with watching the 2018 Tour de France. • Nov 16, 2017

Sending your bike to France

We get lots of shipping enquiries from cyclists wanting to send bikes to France. Here's one good option that's been recommended to us. • Nov 16, 2017

Freewheeling France does Ventoux (and you can come too)

'Anyone can climb Ventoux.' These words may come back to haunt me on our next Freewheeling France social rides weekend. • Nov 10, 2017

For sale: B&B on the Avenue Verte London-Paris bike route

The London to Paris bike route is one of France's busiest. Now, one of its most popular B&Bs is up for sale. I caught up with current owner Madeleine to find out more. • Nov 07, 2017

The 2018 Etape du Tour

Riding the 2018 Étape du Tour? Here is everything you need to know to enter – and survive – the most famous sportive in the world. • Oct 23, 2017

Cycling the Canal du Midi guidebook out now

A new edition of Cicerone's popular Cycling the Canal du Midi guidebook is out now. • Oct 08, 2017

FWF social rides weekend - report

So. It happened! Our first ever social rides weekend. And it was a blast. • Sep 12, 2017

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