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The best active holidays for 2017

 

The best active holidays for 2017

15 Jan 2017

Guido Eickelbeck was in the German Olympic cycling team before he turned pro in 1989, spending four years pumping the pedals in Team Telekom. These days he lives in Mallorca, where the heart-busting climbs and terrifying descents of the Serra de Tramuntana have become the training ground of choice for cyclists, from ambitious Mamils to Sir Bradley Wiggins, who has a house down the road. Guido’s four-day Cycle Mallorca package is based at the Castell Son Claret, in Calvia, a 15th-century castle turned 38-room boutique hotel: the town is known as “the seven wonders of the roads” because of its varied routes, ranging from the painful…

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