Tour de France – Travel Photo of the Moment

The Travel Photo of the Moment is of the Tour de France Tour de France is the annual bicycle race through France that finishes in Paris. It is the most prestigious and oldest bike race in the world. Covering more than 3,500 kilometers (2,200 miles), the race lasts 23 days and is broken into stages. […]

A walk through the Tour de France

The 95th Tour de France starts July 5. This year the tour will begin in Brittany where the tour has started six times before. Choosing the route, which alters every year, begins three years in advance and must take several factors into account: International regulations: Rules stipulate that the course not exceed 3,500 kilometers spread […]

Tour de France 2009

The 96th Tour de France will be held in 2009 from July 4th to July 26th. The Tour de France features 21 stages and covers 3,500 kilometers (2200 miles). The stages are day long events and the racer’s times from each stage are totaled to determine the overall winner. The 21 stages are broken down […]