Category: Brittany

Remember Life is Good – Save $200

Save $200 on Adventures to 100+ Countries They say that happiness is a mindset, and however exhausting politics, work, the news, and just the day-to-day grind can be, it’s important to remember that life is good. Whether it’s experiencing the Delights of Croatia's Dalmatian Coast, making friends over a glass of local Italian wine in Tuscany, taking in the mind-blowing views of the highest peaks in the Dolomites or exploring 185 million years of…

Explore Coastal Gems, Rural Retreats and Gourmet Getaways!

Whatever type of trip you're looking for, we have a variety of options for you - take a look below for destination inspiration! Coastal Gems From the sun-kissed beaches of Portugal's Algarve to the vertical landscape of pastel villages clinging to hillsides on the Sorrentine peninsula of Italy, discover the wonders of the coast. Walking in the Algarve's Wild West             6 nights | Hotel-to-hotel | Continental breakfasts & 3…

Introducing Cycling with GPS!

We’re excited to announce that we have teamed up with RidewithGPS and begun rolling out electronic versions of our cycling route directions, which you can download to your smartphone. This tool, similar to a car sat-nav, provides turn-by-turn voice directions along your route! How does it work? · You simply download the RidewithGPS app to your smartphone or GPS device and register as a Breakaway customer. · Once you’ve downloaded…

Six summer bike rides

Summer Cycling... The sun’s started shining, you’ve dusted off the barbecue and summer seems more than just a distant memory. What next? Keep that sunshine buzz alive and start planning your summer getaway. There’s nothing like cycling in the summer: the sun on your back, a gentle breeze in the air and colorful, sun-drenched landscapes at every turn. Here’s six summer cycling trips to get you in the mood… Spain:…

Brittany’s Boozy Cider: cidre is much more than hard cider

France’s Brittany (or Bretagne) region is known for producing some of the world’s best apple spirits and accounts for around 40 percent of France’s total production of cider. By applying the age old farming methods utilized in French vineyards to their apple orchards, these ‘artisanal’ cider producers utilize single-varietal or multiple varieties of sweet, tart and bitter apples (and sometimes pears) to create the finest taste. The terroir or characteristics…