Opatija, Croatia – Seaside Promenade (the Lungomare)
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Opatija, Croatia – Seaside Promenade (the Lungomare)

Get outside of touristy Opatija to the quiet fishing village of Volosko and on up the road to Lovran Difficulty: Easy Terrain: concrete path Length: 12km from end to end (Volosko to Lovran) Flow: Mostly good flow, but some spots you had to go around something and there was a little construction at the time […]

Paris, France – Run Along the Seine River
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Paris, France – Run Along the Seine River

  Like Running in a Postcard: A Backdrop of Iconic Buildings and Monuments! Difficulty: Easy Terrain:  Roads and cement pathways Length: As long as you want Flow: Traffic lights slow down the flow in some places Scenery: Paris inner city: Eiffel Tower, Louvre Museum, Notre Dam Cathedral to name just a few! Safety Issues: Regular city […]

Budapest, Hungary – Margaret Island (Margitsziget)
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Budapest, Hungary – Margaret Island (Margitsziget)

A beautiful run with a pro quality running track. Difficulty: Easy Terrain: springy rubberized running track most of the way Length: 5.5km loop Flow: Great Scenery: Trees, parkland, Danube River, downtown Budapest in the background Safety Issues:  None Bathrooms: Not sure Drinking water: Some water fountains Transit Access: Yes trams 4 and 6. Parking: Not […]

Vienna, Austria – Schönbrunn Palace – A bucket list run!
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Vienna, Austria – Schönbrunn Palace – A bucket list run!

Epic travel run! Not to be missed! Difficulty: Easy Terrain:   well-groomed gravel/dirt trail Length: as long as you want! Flow: Good Scenery: manicured gardens, sculptures, forest, Vienna city views with Schönbrunn Palace backdrop Safety Issues:  None Bathrooms: yes but cost money Drinking water: No Transit Access: Yes – U-4 metro ‘Schönbrunn Palace’ Parking: not […]

Madrid, Spain – El Retiro Park
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Madrid, Spain – El Retiro Park

A quintessential run in the heart of Madrid. Difficulty: Easy Terrain: Pavement and well-groomed packed dirt trails Length: About 4 km loop (around perimeter) Flow: Excellent Scenery: Landscaped park with rose gardens, sculptures, monuments, and a small lake, surrounded by historic Madrid. Safety Issues: None Bathrooms: Yes Drinking water: Water fountains Transit Access: Yes – […]