Active Women & Backroads
Backroads has teamed up with
KN Karen Neuburger®, a lifestyle brand known for its comfort-inspired
apparel and home accessories, to offer Active Women Adventuresa
unique women-only travel experience that brings women together
for fitness, fun and pampering.
Five Active Women Adventures
will be offered between May and September 2006. Girlfriends,
sisters, mothers and daughters are encouraged to journey together
to select destinations across Europe and North America. The trips
feature exhilarating daily activities such as biking, walking
or hiking, and time out for shopping, spa treatments and girl
Women are always looking for
new and exciting ways to reconnect and spend time with their
friends. Active Women Adventures offer women travelers an opportunity
to do just that while exploring special corners of the world.
These trips are ideal for womens book clubs, social groups
or organizations and reunions of friends or family members.
Backroads Trip Leaders handle
all vacation logistics and details, so guests enjoy a carefree
travel experience. After a day of engaging activity, they settle
into wonderful lodgings and indulge in gourmet cuisine.
Each participant in the Active
Women Adventures is also treated to a cozy pair of KN Karen Neuburger®
pajamas and lounge socks.
Backroads is offering the following Active Women departures in
Loire Valley: Biking. Magnificent
châteaux sleep on the banks of slowly moving rivers and
vineyards stretch alongside gently rolling sunflower fields and
forested lanes. Here, peaceful rural roads are perfect for pedaling.
(May 21-26, 2006, Casual Inns, $2,598)
Provence: Walking & Hiking.
Experience the charms of this distinctive region warmed by the
Mediterranean sun, where the promise of leisurely strolls through
timeless villages and rugged countryside awaits. (June 26-July
1, 2006, Casual Inns, $2,498)
Cinque Terre & Chianti: Walking.
Explore two of Italys most captivating pockets on this
walking trip that takes you from the Mediterranean fishing villages
of the Cinque Terre to the famed wine region of Chianti. (July
16-21, 2006, Casual Inns, $2,698)
California Wine Country: Biking.
An exploration of the regions world-famous vineyards and
perfect pastoral landscapes introduces local gems, from wineries
and restaurants to spas, picnic spots and perfect vistas. (July
23-28, 2006, Premiere Inns, $2,598)
Tuscany: Walking. Youll quickly
understand the allure of Tuscany as you ramble into the countryside
and through picturesque towns that color the landscape. After
strolling through rolling vineyards, golden wheat fields and
chalky white hills by day, savor hearty Tuscan cuisine and wines
and the warmth of Italian hospitality each evening. Benvenuti
in Toscana!. (September 24-29, 2006, Premiere Inns, $3,598)
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