Great Motorcycle Tours of Europe
A Hardback edition by Colette Coleman in English (Oct 2, 2014)
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Short Description: Veteran biker and author Colette Coleman's guide lays out 50 of the most scenic and adventurous tours in Europe's most breathtaking locations.... Read more
Veteran biker and author Colette Coleman's guide lays out 50 of the most scenic and adventurous tours in Europe's most breathtaking locations.
Whether you are an experienced biker or just discovering the joys of touring, this is the perfect introduction to the most inspiring motorcycle routes in Europe. Packed with breathtaking photography and practical information, Great Motorcycle Tours of Europe contains everything you need to plan an unforgettable trip.
Motorcycle adventurer Colette Coleman takes you bend-by-bend along the narrowest passes and up the steepest climbs as you ride through some of the most impressive scenery in Europe. Experience the snowy peaks of Norway's Arctic Circle, head to the balmy French Riviera, ride through the valleys and peaks of the Italian Dolomites, tackle the twists and turns of Romania's Transfagarasan Highway and cruise down to the Aegean Sea.
Over 200 stunning images are accompanied by insightful commentary from an author who has been exploring the world by motorcycle for over 25 years. Each tour features a locator map together with a fact file giving practical information on the route's length and terrain (from rocky tracks to snowy roads), highlighting local colour such as sites, events and the wildlife you might encounter, and including a wide range of valuable tips that will enhance your ride.
This beautiful book is the definitive, all-purpose motorcycle reference, whether you are planning your own adventure or just enjoying some of the best views on the continent.
Great Motorcycle Tours of Europe Hardback edition by Colette Coleman
- Colette Coleman
- Quercus Publishing
- Publication date
- Oct 2, 2014
- Product dimensions
- 260 x 299 x 25mm
Introduction. WESTERN EUROPE: Through the Alps to the Sea (France); Forests and Wine Trails (France and Germany); Ride the Romantic Road (Germany); Three Tyrolean Passes (Austria and Italy); High Passes, Hidden Valleys (Germany, Austria, Switzerland and Italy); Grossglockner and the Lakes (Austria). CENTRAL AND EASTERN EUROPE: Into the Land of Dracula (Romania); Balkan Mountains and Coast (Slovenia and Croatia); Central European Odyssey (Czech Republic, Poland, Slovakia and Hungary); A Turkish Delight (Turkey); The Black Sea to the Silk Road (Turkey). NORTHERN EUROPE: Riding the Ringroad (Iceland); Fjordland to the Arctic Circle (Norway); Highlands and Islands (Scotland); Bound for the Borders (England and Scotland); The Cumbrian Lake District (England); The Ride of the Roses (England); Welsh Mountains and Valleys (Wales); Touring the Emerald Isle (Republic of Ireland and Northern Ireland). SOUTHERN EUROPE: The Pyrenees (France, Andorra and Spain); Andalusian Adventure (Southern Spain); Beautiful Green Spain (Spain); Discover the River of Gold (Portugal); Lake Garda to the Dolomites (Italy); The Factory Tour (Italy). Index. Travel Resources. Acknowledgements/credits.