Cycling, Health & Fitness, Leisure Cycling, Tips & advice

How fit do I need to be for a cycling holiday?

5 Jan , 2018  

A cycling holiday can be as leisurely or full-on as you like, which means there are different fitness requirements for your trip of choice. General tips are that you should have spent some time on a bike – similar to the one you will be riding – before setting off on your cycling holiday. This […]

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Cycling, Leisure Cycling, Macs Adventure, Tips & advice

14 Essential Facts about Cycling Holidays

5 Jan , 2018  

Who are cycling holidays for? Cycling holidays are for everyone. There is no age barrier and no particularly strict fitness barriers. You could be relatively new to cycling, be a family with young children or someone returning to cycling in later life. Perhaps you’re already an accomplished cyclist, but you would like a holiday that […]

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Cycling, Leisure Cycling, Road Cycling, Tips & advice

E-bikes: Why it’s not cheating

5 Jan , 2018  

There’s a myth, most likely created by those that have never tried them, that e-biking is cheating. I disagree! Let me tell you why e-bikes are one of the best inventions of the 21st century. I love to ride my pedal-powered “ordinary” bike. It keeps me fit and offers an excellent form of transport for […]

Leisure Cycling, Macs Adventure, Walking

Macs Adventure Top 10 Walking and Cycling Tours of 2017

20 Dec , 2017  

The Macs Adventure tour list expands at a high rate every year as our products team work their socks off to find the most outstanding walking and cycling regions in the world. Not just find them, but them craft them into a delightful trip, full of backup, to ensure you have a hassle-free adventure every […]

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Cycling, Discovery, Drive & hike, Leisure Cycling, Tips & advice, Walking

Immerse yourself in a holiday in Ireland

26 Oct , 2017  

There is no doubting that Ireland has a vast number of highlight attractions and locations to visit and many traditional coach tours offer a whistle-stop journey to the best of these. But there is a lot more to enjoy and experience while holidaying in this beautiful European country if you travel by bicycle or on […]

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Cycling, Discovery, Leisure Cycling, Macs Adventure

E-biking – Allowing everyone to experience cycling joy

15 Sep , 2017  

Lake constance at sun set

Lake Constance, a German summer paradise where crystal clear blue water and white lakeside beaches meet vineyards, medieval villages and breathtaking views of the Swiss Alps in the far distance. With dedicated and mainly flat cycle paths stretching all around the lake, there is no wonder why this region is so incredibly popular amongst all […]

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Cycling, Leisure Cycling, Macs Adventure

The top cycle friendly cities

14 Sep , 2017  

This week is when more office workers and commuters are encouraged to get on their bikes as part of Cycle to Work Day. The national event, on September 13, is promoted by Cyclescheme UK and calls for people to pledge to cycle to the office. There are many benefits to cycling, especially if you make […]

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Adventure of the Week, Cycling, Leisure Cycling, Macs Adventure

Adventure of the Week: Cycling Brittany, St Malo to Mont St Michel

13 Sep , 2017  

Mont St Michel

Looking for a shorter cycling holiday or a relaxed long weekend away with moderately easy cycling, amazing food, and iconic sights along the way? You are going to love this trip! In a nutshell Cycling Brittany, St Malo to Mont St Michel is a short, easy cycling holiday and the perfect way to visit some of […]

Cycling, Leisure Cycling, Weekly Cycle

Weekly Cycle: Copenhagen, Royal Zealand & Sweden

1 Dec , 2016  

Explore the Danish way of life on a cycle tour from cosmopolitan Copenhagen: flat roads, beautiful scenery, laid-back atmosphere and a cycling infrastructure that is world-famous. This week’s cycle is a leisurely 8-day cycling tour starting in Copenhagen and continuing along the coast on Denmark’s largest island Zealand. You’ll even make a visit to Sweden’s south coast […]

Cycling, Leisure Cycling, Weekly Cycle

Weekly Cycle: Cycling the Alpine Lakes, Geneva to Annecy

17 Nov , 2016  

Cycling in the shadow of the French Alps along scenic river paths and through picturesque wine producing villages, this 5 night cycling tour is one of the most aesthetically pleasing cycling tours Macs Adventure offer. As the gastronomical capital of Switzerland, the stylish lakeside city of Geneva is not short of eating options and is a […]