My son and I as ever wanted a different type of holiday, where we could really enjoy our bikes in a country which embraces them with a passion, so we headed to the Bonkersfrog pond so to speak.
Wow ! what a lovely area, super roads (Little or no traffic) friendly locals and a lovely Hamlet setting, where all the people actually say 'Bonjour' and the buzz of rural life is all around you, whether that be Farmers stacking the hay, or the sound of the wildlife at night its really special and very relaxing.
If you are a cyclist and massive Tour De France fans, you can even ride some of the routes locally that have been ridden over by some of the greats of the sport and trust me there is nothing like French roads to get you in the zone especially when a road side cafe is on the horizon.
Don't get me wrong though, this is not just an area for the cyclist, for if I take my Lycra(No laughs please.Yes I am a 'Mamil') off, the local markets and believe me, a French farmers market is... more