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5 Ways To Train For Spain

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We’ve been booking cycling trips through Spain for over 20 years offering 10+ tours, and never get tired of clients reporting back on their adventures travelling the trails, sampling the food and wine and simply soaking in the history and charm felt everywhere in the region.   So, the question has been asked, how do you prepare, and even train ... Read More »

7 Ways To Stay Safe When City Cycling

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It’s awesome to see more and more folks ditching their gas guzzlers for bikes when commuting to work, and for general travel and exercise – lessening carbon foot prints, and avoiding that nasty rush hour traffic.YUCK!   However, travelling through the city on your bike doesn’t come without risks – just like driving, there are precautions you need to take. ... Read More »

5 Cycling Gear Must Haves That Won’t Break The Bank

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What do you think of when you think cycling? The obvious comes to mind – freedom,fun,exercise, and adventure. But maybe you’re also thinking “CHA CHING!”. Yes, like anything worth the investment, cycling has some initial costs like a good quality bike (of course). But where can you shave off some $$ without losing quality? We’ve compiled a short list of ... Read More »

Cycling & Hiking Utah Canyon Country

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Some of the best ways to bike, hike, or mountain bike in Utah Canyon Country See the rock formations of Bryce Canyon National Park, hike beneath towering red walls of Zion Canyon, and explore the slots of the Grand Staircase-Escalante. Southern Utah is filled with beautiful and unique rock formations, slot canyons, and magical hard-to-reach wilderness corners. The best way to explore ... Read More »

Get Free Money Towards Your Next Pure Adventures Trip!

Here at Pure Adventures we’ve been extremely fortunate to have travellers return to experience our tours time and time again. Now we want to say thanks by putting money back in your pocket just by sending family and friends our way. We would love to reward you for referrals! If you’ve been on at least 1 trip in the last ... Read More »

2016 Tech For The Adventure Traveller Who Has Everything.

Being a seasoned adventure traveller, you’ve earned your stripes. You’ve taken the tough trails, weathered the storm – literally, pushed physical limits and have come face to face with new worlds and cultures. There’s no doubt you’ve accumulated great gear to help you along those journeys. But besides your old lucky compass or perfectly worked in hiking boots, most of ... Read More »

Lock In Savings through 2016, Now!

Save Now for 2016

The Euro remains at historic lows here at the end of 2015 and Pure Adventures wants to give our travelers a chance to lock those savings in place now, for any travel throughout 2016 in the Euro currency zone.   The Euro is currently valued at about $1.10US in mid December.   If a trip costs 1500 euros, that is ... Read More »

3 steps to a stress-free cycling vacation

The beauty of cycling, of course, is that at the heart of the sport, there is little else you need other than a bicycle and a helmet. The same is true of cycling vacations: your bike, a cozy bed to sleep in and a delicious meal at the end of the way are the essentials you need to have a ... Read More »

Top 10 Cycling Destinations

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Velogear, an Australian website focused on ride guide information, bike rental (hire) and other things cycling has recently published a survey of their top cycling destinations worldwide.   Not a huge surprise, but number 1 on the list is France!   We know France pretty well at Pure Adventures and our clientele includes a strong contingent of Aussie travelers.   ... Read More »

Pure Adventures Gets a Mention in Outside Online Top 30 Awards

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Outside Magazine has just issued its latest awards; this one is found here: www.outsideonline.com/adventure-travel/travel-awards/30-Trips-to-Take-This-Year.html Pure Adventures is mentioned for our cycling tours in California in support of the award to California as a top road cycling destination. From the article:  #19 Best Road Biking: California “The Golden State has 800 miles of coastline and half a dozen mountain ranges—and you can ... Read More »