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Vie-et-Velo: Cycle in the south of France. What could be better!

There is an active cycling community in Pezenas region. We aim to support local riders and visitors to the area to get the most out of the many scenic cycling opportunities. If you have questions or content suggestions, please leave us comment. We would love to hear from you!

Bathroom renovation completed!

By | May 1st, 2016|Accommodation|

We have completed an overhaul of the main bathroom in our gite. We are pleased with the final effect which mixes traditional stone tiles with the modern luxury of an italian style walk-in shower. We [...]

Mont Ventoux – the GIANT of Provence

By | April 10th, 2016|Hill climbs, Videos|

Mont Ventoux is open again for the year. Check out this video of the impressive ascent filmed last autumn. The ascent of Mont Ventoux is not for the faint of heart. This bald mountain is [...]

Les Boucles des 4 Clochers

By | March 11th, 2016|Cycling events, Videos|

Les Boucles des 4 Clochers is an annual cycling Grand Prix which starts and finishes in the historic village of Caux, Languedoc. The 80 km challenge consists of 4 loops of a route through the [...]

Cycling in the Wind

By | February 5th, 2016|Cycling tips, Languedoc region|

If you cycle in the Languedoc region, you will quickly learn to expect wind. While helping to keep you cool in the hot summer months, it can be especially strong and troubling in the winter [...]

New kitchen

By | December 21st, 2015|Accommodation|

Our gite has a brand new kitchen. After many hours of planning and many days of building, our new kitchen is complete and we are extremely pleased with the results. Check out the photos below [...]

Languedoc wine appellations

By | November 8th, 2015|Languedoc region|

There are a number of sub-appellations within the Languedoc region, many of which are changing as the unique wine of the area is developed and refined. The AOC Languedoc (formerly Coteaux du Languedoc) is [...]