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NEW Yoga + Cycling Tour of Provence with Ride & Seek

Provence village biking

Ride & Seek is offering a brand new cycling and yoga tour in the Provence region of France featuring several of the Les Plus Beaux Villages de France (meaning “the most beautiful villages of France”). The six-day tour offers cycling options to suit all skill levels and daily yoga practice in the morning and afternoon with celebrated yogi Tania Brown. The…

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Hiking and Horses Solo Adventure in Iceland

Hiking and Horses Solo Adventure Iceland

Four-star Hotel Husafell in West Iceland welcomes solo travelers with ‘Hiking and Horses,’ a new four-day adventure package available until October 31. Amid volcanic and glacial landscapes in West Iceland, guests travel on horseback, hike nature trails, experience backcountry hospitality at a family-run horse farm, and mingle with fellow travelers on a nature and heritage walk around Husafell. Independent spirits…

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Freewheel Holidays Suggests Islands as the Perfect Self-Guided Cycling Escape 

Freewheel Holidays Sardinia

An international specialist in self-guided bicycle vacations suggests that island escapes – on two wheels – can be the perfect antidote to the stresses of daily life. Freewheel Holidays (www.freewheelholidays.com) maintains an extensive portfolio of self-guided tours of European islands. These adventures include, among others, inn and/or bed and breakfast accommodations, bike rental (often with electric bike options), luggage transfers,…

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Freewheel Holidays’ Offers European Castles Self-Guided Bicycle Vacations

FreeWheel Holidays

Curious about castles? A UK company specializing in self-guided bicycle vacations throughout Europe offers itineraries from Italy to Denmark that reveal secrets of courtly lives on the other side of the moat. Freewheel Holidays’ self-guided tours include, among others, inn and/or bed and breakfast accommodations, bike rental, luggage transfers, route maps and notes, services of a tour host including welcome…

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Iceland’s Hotel Husafell Joins National Geographic Unique Lodges of the World

Hotel Husafell

Hotel Husafell in West Iceland is a proud new member of National Geographic Unique Lodges of the World, an exclusive collection of 57 handpicked lodges that invite guests to experience the world’s most spectacular places while helping to protect them for generations to come. Amid the dramatic landscapes of West Iceland’s Highlands, Hotel Husafell is within easy reach of glaciers,…

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Top 10 Unique Travel Experiences in the Alps

Alps hiking

More than ever, North Americans will be heading to Europe this summer. Most of those travelers will be Millennials, the largest generation on the planet today. Millennials travel more than any other generation—more than Baby Boomers. They crave one-of-a-kind experiences, inspiration, authenticity—and a good deal. The Alps speaks to those travelers with an independent and explorative nature. It’s a place…

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Ireland, the Place to Be for St. Patrick’s Day

vagabond tours st patricks day

Departure dates of two early spring 2018 adventures in Ireland are thoughtfully scheduled immediately after St. Patricks’ Day celebrations in Dublin on March 17. This means that before joining a tour, guests of Vagabond Small Group Tours of Ireland (https://vagabondtoursofireland.com/) can have the best of all worlds Irish. On their own they can partake of St. Patrick’s Day events March…

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New 400-Mile Cycling Journey Along Ireland’s West Coast

Ireland cycling

Wilderness Ireland, specialists in crafting outdoor adventure experiences, has launched a new 12-day bike tour covering over 400 miles along the The Wild Atlantic Way, traveling from Ireland’s extreme south to its northernmost point, through three National Parks and eight counties. The epitome of an adventure challenge, this is the bike tour of a lifetime. Cycling the best of western…

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