Monthly Archives: April 2013

North and South

We just started a new ride in the South of France in the department of Aveyron. Small group (10 people) of the Lafayette riders, the franco american friendship bike club. Usually south is synonym of heat and sun, which is … Continue reading

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Sam The Man

Do you want to ride through beautiful France? Do you speak english but no french? Do you want to avoid the hassle of dragging your bike bag across the airports? Do you need a friendly, dedicated, expert english speaking service … Continue reading

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Afghan women are not allowed to cycle!

This blog does not intend to campain in favor of any ideology or cause, except love of biking, but modestly to tell stories and share thoughts and observations from the saddle. However, like all of us, I can be repulsed … Continue reading

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Biking to understand History

Apart from being a huge fan of biking, I love history. If you read my first posting last week about the Tour de France photo exibition in Paris, you might remember that the exhibition mixes photos past and present, from … Continue reading

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It’s not about my breakfast menu….

Nor the number of miles I rode today, nor the weather we had in the afternoon. Definitely not. Why ? because when I read blogs of travellers, or even worse Facebook postings, I get bored very rapidly when they tell … Continue reading

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Riding in Brittany

Spring is probably the most beautiful time of the year to practice outdoor activities: days are long, temperature are pleasant, neither too hot nor too cold, and nature is bursting out in an explosion of life. Definitely the best time … Continue reading

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Tour de France photo exhibition in Paris

The best of the art exhibitions is currently displayed on the fence of the Jardin du Luxembourg in Paris: that’s to say the best for us bikers! why? because it is about the Tour de France, which for most bikers … Continue reading

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