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Top cycling holidays for 2013

Top cycling holidays for 2013

Renting a bike and taking to the beautiful off-road routes on holiday is a great way to combine enjoyment and exercise as well as the ideal means of seeing the otherwise hidden areas of a destination.

Freedom Treks now offer over 200 cycle tours for 2013

Freedom Treks now offer over 200 cycle tours for 2013

As the New Year begins in earnest, Freedom Treks’ revamped website is waiting to tempt the growing leisure cycling market out in the fresh air and on to two wheels this summer.

Enjoy the ride at Champneys Tring

Enjoy the ride at Champneys Tring

With London 2012 boosting bike sales cross the UK by 14.7% and with the announcement of the Tour de France starting in the Yorkshire in 2014, Brits all over the country - inspired by the likes of Bradley Wiggins and Victoria Pendleton - are jumping back on the saddle.

Guided gastronomic cycling tour in Catalonia for solo travellers

Guided gastronomic cycling tour in Catalonia for solo travellers

Solo travel but never alone.... sounds a bit of an oxymoron but tour operators are reporting up to a 29% increase in solo travellers compared to the year before. More people than ever are opting for guided tours catering for solo travellers who are looking for a shared adventure with like minded travelers.

New cycling tours business inspired by London 2012 Olympics

New cycling tours business inspired by London 2012 Olympics

Team GB’s success at the London 2012 Olympic and Paralympics along with Bradley Wiggins becoming the first Brit to win the Tour de France has inspired cycling enthusiast Roy Griffiths to start up a new cycling business.

New self-guided mountain bike holidays in Cyprus

New self-guided mountain bike holidays in Cyprus

An innovative approach to self-guided cycling holidays in Cyprus using GPS for easy route finding, together with easy to follow route guides detailing special points of interest.

New cycling destinations for 2013 with HF Holidays

New cycling destinations for 2013 with HF Holidays

Three new destinations – Turkey, Cyprus and Sardinia – together with new itineraries in Austria and Italy have been added to HF Holidays’ UK and European cycling programme for 2013.

Madrid-Lisbon mountain bike tour

Madrid-Lisbon mountain bike tour

About thirty adventurers took part in the first edition of the Madrid-Lisbon mountain bike tour (Madrid-Lisbon MTBike): some rode the week the tour crossed Spain, others rode a few stages in Portugal.

Freedom Treks expands Cruise and Cycle programme for 2013

This summer saw a frenzy of cycling action as the Brits lead the way in the Olympics and Tour de France. This new found energy for cycling has seen a recent surge in popularity and demand for more exciting cycling holidays.

Fall into sport in the Great Lakes USA

Fall into sport in the Great Lakes USA

Now the Olympics are over, it doesn't mean sport has to end. Grab your passport and jet off to continue your 2012 sporting year with a trip to the Great Lakes.

E-bike holidays - A new way to discover the Camino

E-bike holidays - A new way to discover the Camino

The Camino arguably has the most beautiful landscapes, stunning mountain scenes, amazing historic sites, preserved traditions and of course, great food.

Queenstown biking scene shifts up a gear for summer season

Queenstown biking scene shifts up a gear for summer season

Queenstown is about to step up a gear as a ‘must visit’ international biking destination when a new network of trails launches next month.

Get on your bike at Armathwaite Hall

Get on your bike at Armathwaite Hall

If Bradley Wiggins, Sir Chris Hoy and Victoria Pendleton have inspired you to get back in the saddle or you are simply yearning to rekindle the exhilaration of pedal power combined with a few days away then the brand new ‘Get On Your Bike Break’, at Armathwaite Hall Country House and Spa could be just what you are looking for.

Cycling breaks in Dartmoor National Park

Cycling breaks in Dartmoor National Park

Reeling from Bradley Wiggins' victory in the Tour de France and the British haul of cycling medals at the Olympics, cycling is a national sensation - there's never been a better time to jump on your bike.

The cycling effect - a boost for HF Holidays

According to HF Holidays the recent success of our cycling heroes has triggered a boost in its European cycling holidays with options including guided tours, self-guided tours, family cycling, ‘Bike & Boat’ and ‘Relax & Cycle’ combinations.