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Clash of Empires – Ben Kane

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Congratulations Ben Kane on your new book Clash of Empires and thanks for the copy and the dedication, I am looking forward to reading it! Ben will be joining our Venetians – Venice to Dubrovnik tour this October. Some of the action in this, his latest book, takes place in Croatia so we are very much looking […]

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What equipment is best for cycle touring?

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Best Cycle Touring Equipment A large contributor to any successful bike ride isn’t just the location, but the bike you do it on. At Bike Odyssey, our industry-leading cycle touring experience is designed around the very best equipment, all of which is used to ensure that you get the absolute most out of your tour. Whether […]

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Top 3 Cycle Touring Destinations

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The Best Cycle Tour Destinations Search for cycle tours on the Internet, and you will be exposed to hundreds of different companies conducting tours all around the world. They are all different and involve different countries, cities, landscapes and interactions. At Bike Odyssey, we offer cycle tours in locations we believe to be the very […]

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Bicycle touring without panniers, why it is better.

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Sam Wood, founder of Bike Odyssey’s incredible Bicycle Tours and Roman Archaeologist, always wanted to ride the route of his all-time favourite historic commander – Hannibal Barca. So, with his brothers, he proposed to the BBC to make this journey on bikes and film it as a documentary. The Beeb loved the idea and sent a film crew along making a six-part documentary with the trio riding from Barcelona to Rome. There is one major major difference about the trip he did though and the Hannibal bicycle tour he runs for others – comfort.

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It’s the little things in life

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The Finer Details Of A Bike Tour It is the small things in life that make a day special. Bike Odyssey loves focusing on the details which make our bike tours exceptional. Two weeks ago on our Berry Odyssey Challenge, nearly 100 riders took to the roads to explore our favourite routes around Bike Odyssey’s […]

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The Massif Central Hannibal Project

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We love to go that little bit further to give you exceptional mementoes of your cycle tour journeys with us.  In 2017 we started a partnership with Massif Central who create beautiful elevation profile images showing the details of your ride.  These high resolution, exceptional quality posters make for an amazing eye catching, conversation starting display […]