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First ride of the new year

January first. Let’s celebrate the new year with a ride. We are lucky in Barcelona, the weather allows us to ride all the year round. Today with a sunny day and a temperature of 16 Celsius at 12:00 we had a perfect ride on the quiet roads around Barcelona. Let’s reset the odometer to zero and start to count the kilometres of 2015. It is a good day to [...]

“Pa amb Tomaquet” after a bike ride

In our Spanish region of Catalunya (Barcelona is the capital) we have many traditions, quite unique and that you will only be able to find here. We are proud to keep our traditions and of course food is always important. “Pa amb tomaquet” is the Catalan way to say Bread with tomato, it looks simple but it has a proper way to prepare it and a reason [...]

Vías Verde en Cataluña

Vías Verdes (in Spanish), Vies Verdes (In Catalan) are literally, “green-ways”. They are old disused railway lines that have been recovered and reconditioned for use by walkers and cyclists. In the USA they have something similar and there they call this old railways “Rails to Trails“. Exploring them is a different, enjoyable and environmentally [...]