Reviews of bikes, accessories, books and cycling accommodation

Cycling hotel review: Hôtel des Ducs, Alençon

Tracy Melass stayed at Hôtel des Ducs in Alençon on her Veloscenic bike ride from Paris to Mont St-Michel. Here's what she thought of the hotel. • Aug 20, 2015

Product review: IXOW anti-bike theft devices

We review the Safering, Wheel Guard skewers and Lassolock anti-theft devices from French company IXOW. • Aug 20, 2015

Cycling hotel review: Hôtel Le Versailles

Tracy Melass stayed at Hôtel Le Versailles at the start of her Paris to Mont St-Michel Veloscenic bike route. Here's what she thought of it. • Aug 20, 2015

Cycling B&B review: Aux Charmes de Maintenon

Tracy Melass reviewed the Aux Charmes de Maintenon B&B for us as she cycled from Paris to Mont St-Michel on the Veloscenic bike route. • Aug 20, 2015

Product review: See.Sense 2.0 Intense rear light

Good bike lights are vital for night cycling. We tested a rear light from See.Sense to see how it went on busy roads and in poorly-lit commons. • Jul 20, 2015

Product review: Mini Hornit bike lights for kids

Freewheeling France's mini-cyclists road-tested a pair of multi-coloured Mini Hornit lights – with unsurprisingly loud results. • May 28, 2015

Product review: Hornit bike horn

Richard Peace honks his way through road-testing the Hornit bike horn for us (someone's got to do it!) • May 28, 2015

Product review: Wildcat bikepacking gear

Richard Peace has a first look at a new range of high-quality bikepacking gear from Wildcat. • May 28, 2015

Product review: Bike racks for folding bikes

Richard Peace road-tests two bike racks for folding bikes: the Tern Cargo Rack and the Dahon Traveller Rack. • May 20, 2015

Product review: Tannus Solid Puncture-proof Tyres

Richard Peace road-tests a set of Tannus solid puncture-proof tyres to see if they are as good as their name suggests. • Mar 02, 2015

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