Friday, 15 July 2016

Cycling on Corsica

Cycling on Corsica – a superb location for your next, or even your first, cycling holiday

As well as being known as the Isle of Beauty, Corsica is also known as the ‘Mountain in the Sea’. That’s why Europe Active, the adventure cycling holiday specialist, is convinced these hilly landscapes mean that it’s a rewarding location for leisure, road and mountain bikers alike.  Here’s why:

Saturday, 9 July 2016

How To Look After Your Bicycle

It’s a simple truth that if you keep your bike in good condition, it will keep giving back. You’ll minimise potential problems, and without that distraction, you will stay on the road and have more time to enjoy your bike.

At Europe Active – the adventure cycling holidays specialists - we know that it pays to invest some TLC in your bicycle. So here are our top tips for bike maintenance so you can do the same: 

Wednesday, 6 July 2016

8 Reasons To Go Mountain Biking In Romania's Carpathian Mountains

With its impressive natural landscapes, timeless countryside and low prices – Romania has grown in popularity as a tourist destination. However, it remains a relatively undiscovered gem for cyclists. So, if you are thinking about bike holidays, here are eight reasons why a mountain bike tour through Romania’s Carpathian Mountains with Europe Active could be your ultimate cycling adventure. 

Friday, 1 July 2016

How To Plan A Great Cycling Route

The team at Europe Active – the cycling holiday specialists - spend a lot of time in the saddle, so we really know how to plan a cycling route. Whether it’s one of our holiday routes, or whether it is a weekend bike ride – similar principles apply.

There is a knack to planning a great cycle route, so if you are heading out on two wheels soon, here’s our thoughts on how to plan a cycling route:

Wednesday, 29 June 2016

Cycling In Tuscany

Italy is established as one of Europe’s top cycling destinations. The Italians love cycling and they love cyclists – and this is particularly the case in Tuscany.

Here, the team at Europe Active – the adventure holiday specialists - consider why Tuscany is such an attractive destination for bicycle holidays:

Saturday, 25 June 2016

Top cycling tips for beginners

At Europe Active – the adventure cycling specialists – we offer the best range of tried and tested cycling holidays across Europe. We live and breathe bicycles and European bike tours. We’ve spent a lot of time on two wheels and along the way we’ve learned a few lessons on how to make it a fantastic experience.   

So, here are our top bike riding tips on how to get the best out of your bicycle and yourself – the rider.

Wednesday, 22 June 2016

How to choose the right cycle clothing

Cycle clothing is an essential investment if you are going to spend time aboard a bike. Choosing the correct bike specific clothing will help you have a more comfortable ride and can even help you cycle better and longer! So, whether you are using your bike for your commute to work or for a cycling holiday, these cycling tips from adventure travel experts – Europe Active – will help you make the right cycle clothing choices: