Picturesque churches along the trail in Romania - UTracks travel

Transylvania Holidays: Vera’s Travel Review

Vera Aurbach is a 29-year-old passionate traveller who was born in Germany and currently lives in southern France. For more than 10 years now she has been travelling regularly especially countries and continents far away from home. With this latest trip she did with UTracks, Vera was able to have two ‘firsts’ experiences in one holiday: hiking…

Now is the best time to see the Northern Lights in Iceland

Why 2017 Is the Best Time to See The Northern Lights

The Northern Lights (or aurora borealis) is one of the greatest natural shows on earth – and if seeing them is high on your wish list, we urge you to make arrangements sooner rather than later. Why? You may wonder. Well, the phenomenon follows an 11-year cycle and we are now gradually entering the dormant…

All the options for kids: child seat, trailer and the trail-a-bike

Tandem or trail-a-bike? Check out our range of bikes

Hybrid bikes, road bikes, mountain bikes, kids sized bikes, bikes with trailers, tandem bikes – going for a ride conjures up different thoughts for everyone. Which is why we offer so many different ways to simply ‘cycle Europe’. Well maintained bikes – built for comfort, not speed – are included in the tour cost of 98%…

An original section of the Berlin Wall, on the Berliner Mauerweg

Cycling the Berlin Wall Trail

As urban adventures go, there’s perhaps no better way to experience the diversity, beauty and history of Berlin than to follow the Berlin Wall Trail.   From 1961 to 1989, the Berlin Wall cut off West Berlin from East Berlin and East Germany. It separated families, friends and lovers and was the most iconic symbol of…

active family holidays - mountain walks - UTracks

7 Myths about Active Family Holidays

As parents we understandably worry about the ‘what if’s’, especially when we are travelling away from home exploring the great outdoors. What happens if there are any injuries? Will we be able to keep up with the group? Will we able to enjoy our holiday too? Is there going to be enough downtime for us…