5 tips for a self-guided tour

When we accumulate some bike touring experience,  the idea of going on a tour by ourselves is surely appealing, without the need for guides, just looking for new landscapes, trails and mythic roads. Still, there are some points we should look out for, and that’s what this article is about. 1 – Bike choice If…

Places to visit – the Pena National Palace

The Pena Palace, as most people know, is located in the town of Sintra, stands  on a huge rocky mountain, and was elected in 2007 as one of the 7 Wonders of Portugal. This distinction is validated by the majority of tourists who visit it, but most famously by Richard Strauss, the famous German composer…

10 must-see locations in Alentejo

Throughout our bicycle tours we have the privilege to go through some of the most amazing locations in Portugal, in the Alentejo. This region is rich in tradition, preserved historical legacy, and the beauty that nature bestowed it. They’re fantastic places. Keep reading and find out about what makes these places unmissable not only in our…

Touring the Blue Coast

A biking holiday shoud be fun, enriching and invigorating, not just healthy. One of our tours addresses these three goals, using the beautiful “Costa Azul” (Blue Coast) as a backdrop. The Blue Coast stretches from Lisbon to Sines (160 km), with extensive sandy areas, rocky slopes, nature reserves, tiny villages and picturesque towns, making it…