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Did you know that Spain is the second most mountainous country in Europe? Switzerland being the most mountainous. It is important to be aware of this before you take on Spain to avoid being shocked. Do not be afraid, if you ride your bike weekly you are capable of riding Spains hardest climbs. What you will realise is that once in Spain and on your bike and moving you are already getting used to the mountains. It takes at least an hour for a cyclist to warm up in Spain so if you have long climbs ahead the easier it...

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Have you practised yoga and are a keen cyclist? Well if you are then you probably realise the benefits you are getting.Yoga is one of those things that can be fundamental in life, especially for cyclists. Why? Yoga teaches us to be more concious in our lives aswell as being more agile. The basics involved in yoga start in your breathing and although the techniques are very different in cycling the benefits go a lot deeper. In Yoga breathing is from the diagfram and through the nose and in cycling breathing in this way is impossible as we need to...

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So here it is in a nutshell! Let's fine it down to seasons. For north hemisphere winters the majority of Spain is cold. The coastal areas and lower ground in the southern Spain are slightly warmer but the closer you are to the coast the smaller the mountains and if you do venture up into them be sure to wrap up warm. Temperatures at 1000m can drop as much as 2 degrees in the south. Sometimes the eastern regions of Spain are milder but are susceptible to heavy rain which at high altitude can turn into sleet or snow. My...

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Bikingspain has the benefit of a support car and bike rack to carry 7 bikes that accompanies the group from the start of the route to the end of the route each day. On board the support car we carry your day bags and extra clothing, snacks, food and extra water bottles. There are also spare wheels for quick wheel changes whilst we fix the puncture so you dont get left behind. Tools and track pump and bike stand are also on board for any repairs that may occurr. Basically you are getting a similar support as a pro team...

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BikingSpain unique cycling holidays include new routes. It has destinations in Spain that are unique to other companies. Being able to discover the best roads and finest routes has taken a lot of investigation and research. BikingSpain has covered 9000km of roads in Spain to come up with some of the most amazing routes for our customers and they are on good smooth roads that are very quiet. Each destination is best ridden at a certain time of year before it starts getting to hot or too cold. This is an important factor to take into consideration. With many years...

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