Reviews of bikes, accessories, books and cycling accommodation

Cycling hotel review: Masqhotel, La Rochelle

Champagne for breakfast? On a ride to La Rochelle, Jacqui Brown stayed at the Best Western Masqhotel – here's her review. • Jun 02, 2016

Book review: The Great Bike Race by Geoffrey Nicholson

Guest reviewer Peter Stickland wanders down memory lane with the new edition of Geoffrey Nicholson's The Great Bike Race. • May 18, 2016

Product review: HX-ONE Home and Travel Essential Kit

Need bike tools? Richard Peace road-tests a high-quality hex key set from Silca. • May 12, 2016

Cycling hotel review: Hotel La Barque, Beaumont-sur-Sarthe

Jacqui Brown stayed at Hotel La Barque in Beaumont-sur-Sarthe when she rode La Sarthe à vélo. Here's her critique. • May 09, 2016

Cycling B&B review: Les Cabanes de Do, Le Mans

Jacqui Brown stayed at Les Cabanes de Do in Le Mans when she rode La Sarthe à vélo. Here's her review. • May 09, 2016

Cycling B&B review: Chambre d’hôtes Aubert’Cail, Saint-Lô

I stayed at Chambre d’hôtes Aubert’Cail when I rode from Saint-Lô to Cherbourg in the Manche department of Normandy. Here's my review. • May 08, 2016

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. • May 08, 2016

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. • May 03, 2016

Book Review: Ride! Ride! Ride!: Herne Hill Velodrome and the Story of British Track Cycling

With memories of visiting Herne Hill in the post-war years still fresh in his mind, Peter Stickland reviews Ride! Ride! Ride! by Mark Wellings. • May 03, 2016

Cycling B&B review: Chez Diane and Robert Sébire, Blainville-sur-Mer

I stayed at this rural B&B while cycling Stage 1 of the 2016 Tour de France from Mont St-Michel to Utah Beach. • May 02, 2016

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