No words describe Sa Calobra – as a cyclist, it is just a road you have to experience to believe! Welcome to the ultimate cycling destination that is cycling Mallorca. The switchbacks are unrelenting – they just keep coming, piling one on top of the other. The road is narrow and tight. With the constant … Continue reading
For a few days now, our merry band of cyclists (10 in total) have been living it up in Mallorca – great fun with beaches and bikes and miles upon miles of brilliant cycling at our disposal. We hit the road early, leaving Llucmajor for the north east corner of the island. The boys were … Continue reading
Bikes built, blue skies – time to hit the roads – day 1 of riding has us warming up our legs cycling the climb to Sant Salvador. Originally built in 1348, the Santuari de Sant Salvador offers stunning views around the island. The climb is a mere 4.8 kms, gentle switchbacks climbing through forest as … Continue reading
It is official, the bikes have landed…we have 2 weeks of cycling in Mallorca. Bikes are built, sangria is made and life is good! It is time for some serious saddle time! Favourite rides to come: Andraxt to Soller along Mallorca’s backbone, the Serra Tramuntana Cap de Formentor Sa Calobra San Salvador and so many … Continue reading
Cycling season in the Northern hemisphere is finally here! This one is for the cyclists out there! I will soon be heading to the lovely island of Mallorca for a couple of blissful weeks of cycling with a group of friends. Fingers crossed for good weather as many of the people in the peleton are … Continue reading
With travel and cycling plans to Mallorca close to finalized – looking forward to a couple of weeks on the island, hopefully soaking up the sun, enjoying lunch by the water and relaxing. This photo was taken in Port d’Andraxt at Restaurante Rocamar. For more posts and photos from Mallorca – click here. Happy Monday.
“So, are you going back to Mallorca” she asks as she nonchalantly puts down the shovel. “We were just there this spring” I reply. “We were thinking about a group trip” she says. She paused before asking: “Do you want to go back”? And it was on! It is no secret that Mallorca is on … Continue reading
Welcome to cycling Mecca – cycling Mallorca is stunning, for road bikes and mountain bikes. The Serra de Tramuntana is the backbone of Mallorca. This has to be one of the most magnificent rides in the world – certainly one of my favourites. The route has to be seen to be believed. Follow M10 from … Continue reading