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a state of mind experienced whilst cycling. don’t think, just do. peak performance without thought. a Zen moment not explainable, but highly addictive.

Best towns to visit in Portugal’s Alentejo close to Lisbon

Top places to visit in Portugal's southern Alentejo region which are near Lisbon.A short drive away from Lisbon...

Pomegranates, Southern Europe’s Super Food

Eat Southern Europe's Super Food, the Pomegranate Want an easy way to improve your fitness? Add Pomegranates to...

How to cook a Spanish Paella and the story behind it

Eating Spanish paella is one of Spain's favourite activities for a reason.Every traveller must try Spain’s most...

5 Unique Souvenirs from Portugal

Travelling to Portugal? Here is a list of the best 5 unique souvenirs from Portugal to bring home. Portugal is a...
Cycling Canada’s Famous Cabot Trail

Cycling Canada’s Famous Cabot Trail

Bike Touring Canada's Cabot Trail is a bucket list must for Cyclists. Discover Canada's Maritime theatrical landscape by cycling the famous Cabot Trail, a short but epic bucket list bike ride.  A true slice of Canadiana, this outstanding cycle route is a slice of wild...

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5 Unique Souvenirs from Portugal

5 Unique Souvenirs from Portugal

Travelling to Portugal? Here is a list of the best 5 unique souvenirs from Portugal to bring home. Portugal is a country of artisans and has many delicious shopping experiences for the visitor.  This is particularly difficult when it comes to leaving. To beat that...

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Ultimate 10 Spanish Cyclists of All Time (Male)

Ultimate 10 Spanish Cyclists of All Time (Male)

The Ultimate guide to Spain's Greatest pro-cyclists.  Let’s face it, watching the best perform in any sport can be truly inspiring. Ever caught yourself daydreaming on the bike pretending to be racing up a Pyrenean climb or sprinting for that stage finish line? Here’s...

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Cycling the Camino de Santiago Inspiration

Cycling the Camino de Santiago Inspiration

Cycling the Camino de Santiago? Find inspiration in our list of the Best Books & Movies about this historic Spanish route. ¡Buen Camino! The year 2021 is a Jubilee one for the Camino. Hence, make your plans early to fly to Spain and relish this centuries old venerable...

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Europe’s Best Winter Cycling Destination

Europe’s Best Winter Cycling Destination

Looking for a Great Cycling Break this Winter? Think Southern Spain! Europe's Best Winter Cycling Destination      Use Winter 2021 to discover what local Spanish cyclists have always known. That Europe's best winter cycling destination is Southern Spain`s favourite...

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