The Ghostriders leaving their hotel in Portugal

Trip review: Cycling in Portugal

Dennis is the founder of a Victoria-based cycling club ‘Ghostriders’, which has been travelling with UTracks since 2009. He’s written a blog post for us about his group’s most recent cycling holiday in Portugal in October 2018, including his highlights and top tips for travellers thinking about going cycling in Portugal. I was aware of…

The colourful Northern Lights

Short tours for long weekends

You don’t need to have tons of time to tick destinations and experiences off your bucket list. We have a range of three and four-day tours for long weekends that are perfect for travellers short on time keen to pack in as much as possible, or travellers new to active holiday experiences who want to test the waters…

trekkers enjoy ice cream on hiking trip in romania with utracks travel

UTracks Review: Hiking in Romania

Christine from Canada completed the Transylvania Castles & Mountains trip in May 2018 with one of her favourite hiking buddies, her daughter Esther. She answered some questions for us about this misunderstood country, how she trained for the holiday, trip highlights, her biggest challenges and, perhaps the most important element of any holiday: food and drink. Romania…

Castelo dos Mouros in Sintra, Portugal

5 Amazing Winter Walks in Europe

There is no shortage of dramatic landscapes, historic landmarks, rich cultures and gastronomic delights to experience during the colder months. We’ve shortlisted our favourite winter walks in Europe that only operate in the off season or are best enjoyed chilled. Winter Walking in Cyprus Immerse yourself in the unspoilt countryside of Cyprus on an 8-day…