Tour the Loire with cycle expert Harvey Downard
Summer is a great time to break out the cycle, and there's a bounty of sun soaked landscapes to explore in neighbouring Europe. We sent intrepid cycli...Read more
Elbow out all thoughts of school reports. Instead, bask in the sunshine, quibble over the map and issue a collective 'Wheeeee' as you whizz down the hills.
Our family itineraries have easy cycling, lots of cycle paths, hotel pools, flexible eating arrangements and plenty to see and do nearby.
Family Favourite cycling holidays work well for younger children, grumpy teenagers, frazzled parents and even apprehensive grandparents.
"The Cycling for Softies formula suits not only the Pickering family but also the extended Pickering family - spouses of children now joining the team."
Mr & Mrs Pickering
The magical region of Loire; world-famous for its marvellous châteaux, magnificent rivers, delicious wines and fabulous cycling holidays, of course!
One of the country’s hidden gems, Mayenne is a wonderfully understated region full of old-world charm. It's the perfect introduction to rural France and an ideal cycling holiday for children.
Ask any French person and they'll confirm it: Bordeaux is known throughout France for its wonderful wine. When it comes to the smoothest, the fruiti...Read more