What might you see on the Tour de France 2020? Well, we thought we would pick a stage, and using our local knowledge, come up with a Tour de France 2020 Campervan Itinerary example. These are three stages that are in close proximity to each other and only a short drive from our Paris based […]
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The only way is up on the 2019 Tour de France
Since Le Tour route was announced last Thursday, The FMH Team have been studying the route and are happy to declare that the 106th Tour will be pretty easy to follow in a motorhome. There are mountain passes galore on the 2019 Tour de France. The vaguely circular route flows through France taking in some […]
2019 Early Bird offer & Tour de France packages
We just launched our Early Bird and Tour de France offers for 2019 hires to galvanise you into action and tempt you to book a French motorhome adventure. Early Bird Offer 2019 Book now for 10 nights or more in 2019 and get bikes and GPS (Worth €179 in a 14 night hire!) Just add […]
The eight best cycle routes in France!
I just stumbled across a blog offering “the eight best cycle routes in France”. Truthfully, there are so many epic cycle routes in France, it would be a tricky task to pick just eight. Anyone who has a tried and tested French cycle route and takes the time to share their top picks with the […]
How to combine fantastic cycling with a motorhome holiday in France
A three-day cycling tour along the Atlantic Coast of France that takes you back to your motorhome base each day! We often write and wax lyrical about all the cycling opportunities in France, and for very good reason: there are hundreds of fantastic kilometres to explore here, as recognised by the inaugural EuroVelo Cycle Tourism […]
Dieting on a French motorhome trip is bad for the soul!
Hannah shows you how to eat like a queen (or king) on holiday in France while keeping your figure! If like me gourmet food and nice wines are high up your list of holiday priorities, you will always be faced with a dilemma during a French vacation. After many years of trying to find the […]
Why the Loire Valley is one of the best regions of France for a combined cycling and motorhome trip
A short drive from the FMH depot is one of the best regions for cycling in France, and it also happens to be one of the most interesting tourism destinations too. Read on for our inside information and recommended Loire Valley cycling websites. The Loire Valley, with its 800-kilometre cycle path, which runs close to […]
How to successfully fly your bike to France
Flying in for your French motorhome trip and want to bring your bike? Here’s how to do it… Airline policies restricting the amount of luggage you can take on a flight discourage you from bringing anything much beyond some spare underwear and a toothbrush these days. So, the logistics and cost of bringing your own […]
I need bikes for my children in France. Can you help?
Where and why to hire or buy children’s bikes for your motorhome trip in France We are often asked by clients with children if we have child-size bikes to hire. The answer is: “yes and no”. We don’t have child-specific bikes but we do have adult bikes that fit taller children. The reason we don’t […]
Why bikes are a must-have for the best motorhome trip ever
An Easter visit to Chablis reminds us why we usually take bikes on every motorhome trip, but forgot this time! We had friends visiting from the UK for Easter weekend and, as we are currently of no fixed abode (we’re taking our time to find our “forever” house in Burgundy), we decided to take a […]