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Alpine Bike Route #1

I was looking for some biking to do in Europe this past summer but wanted something more off the beaten path than the typical Eurovelo routes. When I came across Alpine Bike Route 1, I knew that was it. Being last minute and #totallyFRED I used Swiss Trails, a sorta self-guided tour thing. They make […]

Czech Greenways Day 4

Národní park Podyjí Set off early into Národní park Podyjí, and promptly got lost trying to find the trailhead. This enchanting forest was the first true singletrack of the trip. Stoked!!! I was slightly concerned with the 32c tires of the hybrid loaner beast but they’d proved suitable so far and didn’t really disappoint in […]

Czech Greenways Day 2/3

Mistelbach to Mikulov to Národní park Podyjí Awoke in Mistelbach feeling hungry but had a good night sleep. Wandered down to the dining room which was typical self-serve European breakfast of cold-cuts, bread, fruit, yogurt, and eggs. They always bring you a personal pot of coffee, love it. It is beautiful outside and I hit […]

Biking the Czech Greenways – Wien to Mistelbach

This is long overdue. Last September I indulged in my first proper European bike tour. I had spent 6 weeks working in Bratislava, SK and Brno, CZ and it didn’t take much googling to discover a wonderful network of paths and roads called the Prague-Vienna Greenways, that traverses pastoral countryside littered with UNESCO gems, castles, […]