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Cycling Atlas Europe: The 350 Most Beautiful Cycling Routes in Europe

Featuring lovely scenery and dramatic panoramas, these carefully selected tours of the most beautiful places to pedal throughout Europe are for both seasoned and novice cyclists and feature the groundbreaking user-sourced mapping technology of the Strava app.

Maps, technical details, tourist information, comments, hacks, and tips--Claude Droussent has assembled the best cycling travel guide ever published with the aid of Strava, the mapping app that includes information from the world's most knowledgeable and expert cyclists who have actually ridden these trails and critically reviewed and rated them.

The guide features 350 of the most scenic cycling routes all over Europe hand-selected by an expert. Not only do the selected routes showcase each region's most iconic sites and most perfect scenery, they also offer considerable information to maximize the sporting experience while taking into account gastronomic high points and cultural and historical features along the way.

About The Author

Claude Droussent is a journalist, author, and communication consultant specialized in cycling. He was editor in chief (2003-08) of L'Équipe, France's national daily sports newspaper. Prior to that, he was editor in chief of Vélo Magazine in the 1990s. He was a cofounder of the L'Étape du Tour, which is an organized mass-participation event that allows amateur cyclists to race over the same route as the Tour de France on the official rest days for the tour itself.

  • Publish Date: February 16, 2021
  • Format: Trade Paperback
  • Category: Sports & Recreation - Cycling
  • Publisher: Universe
  • Trim Size: 6-3/4 x 9
  • Pages: 304
  • US Price: $35.00
  • CDN Price: $47.00
  • ISBN: 978-0-7893-3953-9

Author Bookshelf: Claude Droussent