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 […]

Bike & Boat, Culture & History, Cycling, Leisure Cycling, Weekly Cycle

Weekly Cycle: Italy Bike & Boat – The Amalfi Coast

29 Sep , 2016  

Although much of the cycling is along rolling roads there are a few uphill sections further inland, we therefore encourage our customers to take their time. Not only is it wise to take it slow in the heat but it allows for proper processing of the sensory inputs: the sights, the smells, the flavours, the warmth of the Mediterranean […]

Cycling, Leisure Cycling, Road Cycling, Tips & advice

15 things I learned while cycling the Scottish islands

20 Sep , 2016  

Scotland’s islands are very popular with cyclists. There is a real sense of adventure as you leave the mainland by ferry or boat, taking a bike with you, to enjoy a day, two days or a week of island hopping. In addition, the islands, such as Arran, Mull, Skye, the Outer Hebrides, Shetland and Orkney, boast […]

Cycling, Leisure Cycling, Weekly Cycle

Weekly Cycle: Copenhagen, Royal Zealand and Sweden

29 Aug , 2016  

For this week’s cycle we’re bringing you a tour touched by fairy tales, plays, and castles. On this lovely tour of Copenhagen, Royal Zealand & Sweden you’ll get the chance to cycle in cosmopolitan Copenhagen and visit castles well-known for their presence in literature, all on easy to follow dedicated cycle paths. In a Nutshell: Where is […]

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Cycling, Leisure Cycling, Weekly Cycle

Weekly Cycle: Cycling in the Heart of the Cotswolds

8 Aug , 2016  

This week we’re bringing you foodies a lovely region known for it’s local produce and excellent modern British cuisine, also host of the sport of cheese rolling, the Cotswolds. This cycling trip will provide you with delicious local food, especially cheese, and gorgeous landscapes as you cycle along quiet back country roads. In a Nutshell: […]

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Culture & History, Leisure Cycling, Weekly Cycle

Weekly Cycle: Croatia- Istria’s Wine Roads

1 Aug , 2016  

This week we’re taking you wine lovers to the ‘Adriatic Tuscany’ where Malvasia grapes for the local wine are ripened by the Mediterranean sun. Discover the beauty that is Istria Peninsula as you cycle roads winding through vineyards. In a Nutshell: Where is it? You begin your trip in the town of Buje and from there you will […]

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Culture & History, Leisure Cycling, Weekly Cycle

Weekly Cycle: Cycling Tuscany – Chianti & Siena

21 Jul , 2016  

This week we’re turning water into wine to showcase our tour through Italy’s wine region of Tuscany.  Home to sumptuous cuisine, and famed Chianti, Brunello and Nobile wines, this tour is sure to please cyclists that our also foodies or wine enthusiasts! In a Nutshell: Where is it? Starting your journey in Poggibonsi in the heart […]

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Cycling, Leisure Cycling, Road Cycling, Tips & advice

Croatia cycling: The Island of Hvar

14 Jul , 2016  

The beautiful Croatian island of Hvar is a superb location for road cycling. There are both hilly and flatter routes to explore – and the tarmac is mostly smooth. Because the island, situated in the Adriatic Sea, is just 65.5km by 10.5km (at its widest) you can easily ride between coasts and settlements. Did you know the coastline […]

Bike & Boat, Leisure Cycling, Weekly Cycle

Weekly Cycle: Italy Bike & Boat- Sicily & the Aeolian Islands

13 Jul , 2016  

This week we’re sailing off to the sunny Sicilian archipelago of the Aeolian Islands just in time for the height of summer! Join us for a brand new beautiful 8 day & 7 night holiday that combines sailing, cycling and hiking. In a Nutshell: Where is it? Embarking in the Port of Milazzo you’ll island hop […]