Scotland A scenario that magic and you can Also live in a bicycle saddle, Passing through forests, on a winding coastal passage or a stream on a swamp. To try to get inspired by these places surrounded by nature, the wind lengthens your hair while pedaling A series of well-marked and structured itineraries.
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Scotland, pedal bicycle was born here
Bicycles have always been a widely used tool in Scotland and it is here that the history of two wheels has taken a decisive step forward in its technological development when the blocker Kirkpatrick Mack Milne He managed to put two cranks on the front wheel axle, powered by two “lever” pedals like the famous Darisina, IInvented by the German baron Karl Dress and considered the ancestor of the modern bicycle. It was 1838.
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3 enchanting itineraries
Track for all tastes, From sandy shores to all ‘feet’ and above all with a variety of landscapes to the streets of the city of Edinburgh, but also along the hills and wooded moats of Shetland or the beaches and pristine and scenic sanctuaries of the Scottish borders .
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Challenging route, Especially for its overall length, 297 km, Will obviously be programmed in different stages (having time). Outer hebrides Is enchanting and this route begins on National Network Route 780 (The starting point of Watersey, Lewis’s butt arrival) To cover the entire length of the enchanting hybridian range. External. On the way you can meet paradisiacal beaches, Megalithic circle of collins, An impressive complex of about 50 megaliths, dating back to around 3000 BC, and Faro di butt of louis. The expected time is six days, but fewer steps can be planned.
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Edinburgh City Center to The Shore
The Scottish Capital offers a Wide choice of bicycle paths, Free from traffic and which were built using old railway lines. this The path is actually very simple And very little (2,9 km), So that the option is a good walk. Starting point is Scotland street While arrival Sandport place, Approximate time 10 minutes. Using sprouts inner tube It is easy to discover the route from New Town to Leith to the center of the Shore, where you cannot miss the local gastronomic features before you go. Royal Yacht Britannia.
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It certainly is More challenging route. 88,51 km Total time that goes 5 to 6 hours. You can visit everyone 4 Famous Abbey of the Scottish Border (Melrose, Dryburg, Kelo and Jedburgh). A highly scenic route through the scenic countryside of the borders, follows mainly quiet roads, even on the roads traveled by cars, some sections are impassable. The advice is to ‘pause’ this trip, which can be chosen either clockwise or counterclockwise, stopping one day in each of the four places.
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