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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

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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

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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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1,787 Mile Cycling Tour from Barcelona to Rome

Hannibal 2016

Ride & Seek offers intrepid travelers a chance to follow in the footsteps of the Carthaginian general, Hannibal Barca, on a 1,787-mile cycling tour through Spain, France, and Italy. The 28-day journey takes riders over the Pyrenees, Alps and Apennines on roads featured regularly in the Vuelta a España, Tour de France and Giro d’Italia bike races. Guests will embrace…

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