Greece
Greece with B&R: A Mythological Level of Motivation
Karen Dockrill | Jun 19, 2015
Accolades | Testimonials

“Cash does nothing to motivate me but a trip to Greece or Tuscany had been on our wish list for years." more...

The New York Times
Today’s Travel News and Tips
In the News | Jun 4, 2015
Shivani Vora | Media Mentions

"The Toronto-based active adventure company Butterfield & Robinson has a new summer family biking trip through the Netherland more...

about.travel
Top New Tours for Family Travel
In the News | May 12, 2015
Janeen Christoff | Media Mentions

"There are so many new and creative options that are available to families these days that take traditional trips and turn th more...

Budapest
Insider’s Guide: The Top 6 Things to Do in Budapest
Lewis Evans | May 11, 2015
See + Do | Must Sees

Often described as a pearl of the Renaissance, this list of things to do in Budapest will reveal why its reputation is well e more...

Denmark
Notes From the Road: Denmark Biking
Telmo Barros | May 8, 2015
50th Anniversary | Reflections

Perhaps the most important thing you need to know about Denmark is that this is a nation that believes there is no such thing more...

Geneva
Insider’s Guide: 8 Things to Do in Geneva
Marya Valli | May 7, 2015
See + Do | Insider's Guides

If you have a day or two to explore, there's a host of things to do in Geneva that will reveal why it's also known as the ci more...

National Geographic
Switzerland E-Biking Named “Tour of a Lifetime”
In the News | Apr 16, 2015
Margaret Loftus | Media Mentions

National Geographic Traveler has named our Switzerland E-Biking trip one of their 50 Tours of a Lifetime for 2015! more...

Germany
Insider’s Guide: 16 Things to Do in Berlin
Lewis Evans | Mar 10, 2015
See + Do | Must Sees

If you love art, architecture, and history—you’re in for an amazing experience. Ever-changing and evolving, there are ple more...

Amsterdam
Insider’s Guide: 18 Other Things To Do in Amsterdam
Lewis Evans | Feb 27, 2015
See + Do | Must Sees

Quirky and modern yet rich with history, the largest city and capital of the Netherlands blends impressive architecture with more...

Dubrovnik
Insider’s Guide: 3 Delicious Dubrovnik Restaurants
Tom Abraham | Feb 24, 2015
Eat + Drink | Restos

For the second of my three-part Insider's Guide, I've collected my 3 favourite Dubrovnik restaurants that nicely round out th more...

Switzerland
Notes From the Road: Biking Around Lake Geneva
Christopher Litt | Feb 19, 2015
Experts + Insiders | Guides

As one rides around Switzerland's Lake Geneva, the urbane setting of Lausanne gives way to the rustic beauty of field, forest more...

Scotland
St. Andrews: The Royal and Ancient Home of Golf
Tyler Dillon | Feb 19, 2015
Experts + Insiders | Columnists

When I think about the places that gave birth to our most beloved sports, few resonate as strongly as St. Andrews—the birth more...

Istanbul
Insider’s Guide: 7 Things To Do in Istanbul
Tom Abraham | Feb 6, 2015
See + Do | Must Sees

Formerly known as Constantinople, Istanbul will fuel your imagination. Here are the things to do when it comes to art, archit more...

Germany
Notes from the Road: Munich to Salzburg
George Butterfield | Jan 8, 2015
50th Anniversary | Reflections

Many years ago – about 50 of them, in fact – the bicycling world of Butterfield & Robinson began in Starnberg, Germany, i more...

Homefront Magazine
Of Fairways and Fairy Tales
In the News | Jan 8, 2015
Tyler Dillon | Media Mentions

"There is a place where the land is so steeped in golf that it can sometimes be hard to distinguish a city, or even a country more...

Holland
In Deep: The Hague
Marya Valli | Oct 15, 2014
See + Do | Must Sees

With its broad streets, impressive architecture, and chic restaurants and shops, The Hague has a cosmopolitan atmosphere sure more...

Holland
A History of Hospitality: Hotel Des Indes
Marya Valli | Oct 15, 2014
See + Do | Hotels

Former home to Dutch royalty and the favoured locale of Russian ballerinas, Hotel Des Indes has always been the place to stay more...

Greece
In Deep: Northern Greece
Tom Abraham | Oct 15, 2014
See + Do | Must Sees

With its astonishing wealth of natural attractions, and a unique blend of histories and cultures more...

Vienna
Insider’s Guide: 4 Must-See Things to Do in Vienna
Chris Mark | Aug 13, 2014
See + Do | Must Sees

Slip on your walking shoes and take in the city’s enchanting baroque architecture as you explore a few of our favourite thi more...

Iceland
#myBNR: Iceland
Dave Bowden | Jun 19, 2014
See + Do | Must See

In Iceland, the sense that you are in the company of the elves, trolls and the sword-wielding heroes of Viking legend is impo more...

Dubrovnik
Insider’s Guide: Things to Do in Dubrovnik
Tom Abraham | Jun 10, 2014
See + Do | Insider's Guides

In the first of my three-part Insider's Guide to Dubrovnik, I've rounded up a few of my favourite things to do in Dubrovnik. more...

Ireland
An Awakening Tiger
Tyler Dillon | May 6, 2014
See + Do | Hotels

Since 2008 things have been on the go in Ireland at a slow, but undeniable pace and I have high hopes for the island. more...

Prague to Vienna
Notes from the Road:
Prague to Vienna
Lewis Evans | Apr 16, 2014
Experts + Insiders | B&R Experts

To travel between Prague and Vienna, two of Central Europe’s great capital cities, is also to travel in time. more...

London
In London, Tons
to Do with Tots
Kathy Stewart | Mar 18, 2014
Experts + Insiders | Columnists

The great thing about bringing your brood to London is that, while it can be expensive, a lot of the best things to do with k more...

Germany
Trip Tales: The Spreewald Complot
Abby van Oers | Feb 25, 2014
Experts + Insiders | Guides

Between two of Germany's most famous cities lies a region largely unknown to many travellers—the perfect place to plot a su more...

Reykjavik
Insider’s Guide: 7 Things
To Do in Reykjavik
Orsolya Kako | Feb 21, 2014
See + Do | Must Sees

In the third of our her three-part Insider's Guide, trip designer Orsolya Kako provides a B&R-inspired list of things to do i more...

Departures
New Winter Adventure Travel
In the News | Feb 20, 2014
Sasha Levine | Media Mentions

"Clear, cold winter nights are the best times to view the Northern Lights in Iceland’s countryside," writes Departures maga more...

Reykjavik
Insider’s Guide: My 5 Fave Reykjavik Restaurants
Orsolya Kako | Jan 28, 2014
See + Do | Insider's Guide

Trip Designer Orsolya Kako continues our three-part Insider's Guide to Reykjavik with a few of the city's coolest restaurants more...

Reykjavik
Insider’s Guide: Top 3 Reykjavik Hotels
Orsolya Kako | Jan 27, 2014
See + Do | Insider's Guide

In the first of our three-part Insider's Guide to Reykjavik, Trip Designer Orsolya Kako reveals a few of her favourite Reykja more...

Dublin
Insider’s Guide: Dublin Restaurants
Tyler Dillon | Dec 5, 2013
See + Do | Insider's Guide

In the last of our three-part Insider's Guide to Dublin, we recommend a few Dublin restaurants where you can grab a bite (and more...

Dublin
Insider’s Guide: Dublin Hotels
Tyler Dillon | Nov 11, 2013
See + Do | Insider's Guide

We recommend a few Dublin hotels where you can rest your head after a day spent exploring the capital of the Emerald Isle. more...

Dublin
Insider’s Guide: Things
to Do in Dublin
Tyler Dillon | Nov 8, 2013
See + Do | Insider's Guides

Be warned: if you try to complete our list of things to do in Dublin in one day, you may need another vacation just to recove more...

Ireland
Reading for the Road: Books About Ireland
Tyler Dillon | Nov 5, 2013
Essentials + Advice | Need to Know

Building a list of books about Ireland that adequately encapsulates the isle is a tall task, but here are a few that capture more...

Iceland
Where to Stay:
Iceland Hotels
Norman Howe | Oct 24, 2013
See + Do | Hotels

After my most recent trip, I was delighted to discover a series of Iceland hotels that capture the country's primordial prese more...

Iceland
Icelanders: A Historic, Nordic Cool
Norman Howe | Oct 23, 2013
Experts + Insiders | Columnists

Iceland has long occupied a unique position in in the cartography of my travel imagination—not only is it a stepping stone more...

Iceland
48 Hours in Iceland
Norman Howe | Oct 23, 2013
See + Do | Must See

Iceland is a primordial landscape that approximates what the world must have felt like when it was first being born. more...

Holland
Dutch Cuisine: Europe’s
Best Kept Secret?
Abby van Oers | Oct 11, 2013
Experts + Insiders | Guides

Take it from a Dutchy: in Holland, your sense of taste will not be left out! more...

Travel + Leisure
World’s Greatest Dream Trips: Iceland With B&R
In the News | Sep 16, 2013
Lindsey Olander | Media Mentions

“Nowhere seems more desolate and ethereal than the volcanic landscape of western Iceland. I’d take a guided tour with But more...

Ireland
Killary Fjord Shellfish
Dave Bowden | Sep 5, 2013
Eat + Drink | Cuisine

Gazing out at Killary Harbour, two thoughts immediately spring to mind. "Wow, this is gorgeous" is usually the first one, fol more...

Austria
Gruner Veltliner: Crown Prince of Austrian Wine
Lewis Evans | Sep 4, 2013
Eat + Drink | Vines & Wines

If Riesling is the Habsburgs, Grüner stands Austria’s Crown Prince. The heir apparent, the people’s favourite, lurking b more...

Austria
How to Order a Vienna Coffee
Lewis Evans | Aug 28, 2013
Eat + Drink | Cuisine

Simply asking for a cup of coffee in Vienna won’t get you too far— the Viennese are exceedingly particular about how they more...

Austria
Vines 101: Austrian Wine from
the Wachau Region
B&R Staff | Aug 23, 2013
Eat + Drink | Vines & Wines

Asutria's Wachau wine region not only boasts more than 1,000 winegrowers—its landscapes hold such beauty, they rank among U more...

Austria
In Deep: Vienna
Chris Mark | Aug 22, 2013
See + Do | Must Sees

Few European capitals can boast of such historical and cultural significance as Vienna. more...

Iceland
Hakarl and Brennivin:
An Acquired Taste
Orsolya Kako | Aug 20, 2013
Eat + Drink | Cuisine

To Anthony Bourdain it's "the single worst, most disgusting and terrible tasting thing." But in Iceland, it's a quintessentia more...

Croatia
Rave Reviews: Croatia
Dave Bowden | Jul 30, 2013
Accolades | Testimonials

Thanks to our amazing travellers, we frequently find ourselves feeling very encouraged indeed. Check out what some of them ha more...

London
The Best London Hotels
Kristen Sokolowski | Jul 12, 2013
See + Do | Hotels

With top-notch hotels on every block this city knows luxury, but what the Brits know better than most is how to treat a guest more...

Iceland
Know Before You Go: Iceland Travel Tips
Orsolya Kako | Jun 27, 2013
Essentials + Advice | Need to Know

Our ongoing series of frequently asked questions continues, as we fill you in on what you need to know before travelling to t more...

Croatia
Know Before You Go: Dalmatian Coast Travel Tips
Tom Abraham | Jun 27, 2013
Essentials + Advice | Need to Know

As invigorating, exciting and intoxicating as it is to explore an unknown land, it can be inconvenient and even a little inti more...

Private Clubs Magazine
A World of Fun
In the News | Jun 19, 2013
Louis Marroquin | Media Mentions

Hop on customized Cannondale bikes to navigate the charming vineyards and villages along the Danube when you book the six-day more...

Hilarious Video
Holland. The Original Cool.
Dave Bowden | May 28, 2013
Essentials + Advice | Need to Know

Dear Every Country We Travel To, Please make one of these. more...

Ireland
In Killary Harbour,
History and Beauty
B&R Staff | May 23, 2013
See + Do | Must Sees

Ringed by mountains and often spotted with dolphins following the salmon migrations, Killary Harbour forms a natural border b more...

Czech Republic
Prague Sights:
What to See + Do
Lewis Evans | Mar 27, 2013
See + Do | Must Sees

We couldn't quite squeeze all the Prague sights Lewis recommended into our Insider's Guide, but when taken together, they hel more...

Prague
Insider’s Guide to Prague
Lewis Evans | Mar 26, 2013
See + Do | Insider's Guides

Veteran B&R Guide Lewis Evans compiled a B&R-inspired list of things to see and do in Prague that you won’t find in a trave more...

Scandinavia
The New Nordic Cuisine
Telmo Barros | Mar 12, 2013
Eat + Drink | Cuisine

When chefs Claus Meyer and René Redzepi launched Noma in Copenhagen, they not only opened a restaurant, they... more...

Ireland
In Ireland, an Ancestral Adventure
Tyler Dillon | Mar 8, 2013
Experts + Insiders | Columnists

This notion of returning to my Irish roots has been in my head since I plucked my first four-leaf clover at the age of five. more...

Croatia
A Ride Along The
Dalmatian Coast
Trish Kaliciak | Jul 25, 2012
Featured | Must Sees

We understand better than most the joys of escape and all the advantages of seeing the world from a different perspective, wh more...

Holland
Holland from Pedal to Petal
B&R Staff | Apr 18, 2012
See + Do | Must Sees

Wherever we ride in Holland, the bike paths are lined with a multitude of flowers. Spot them along laneways, see them gracing more...

Germany
Bike Berlin to Dresden
B&R Staff | Feb 29, 2012
See + Do | Must Sees

Wrapped in B&R's unparalleled hospitality, this journey combines urban explorations with easygoing rides that take you into t more...

Scotland
In Scotland, More than a Good Walk Spoiled
Tyler Dillon | Jun 20, 2011
See + Do | Must Sees

Visiting Scotland without sneaking in a round at the links is practically sacrilegious, the equivalent of strolling through t more...

Huffington Post
Get Inspired and Energized
In the News | May 1, 2011
Teresa Rodriguez Williamson | Media Mentions

For those who want thrills beyond the edge of the earth, Iceland is calling you. Here, the soaring mountains, rumbling volcan more...

Iceland
Iceland Heats Up
B&R Staff | Apr 18, 2011
Listed |

Take the familiar adage that “geography is character”. Now magnify it multiple times. Squeeze it into a modestly sized is more...

Austria
En Route from Prague to Vienna: A Day in the Life
B&R Staff | Feb 7, 2011
See + Do | Must Sees

Take a day—any day—on a B&R trip and you’ll experience a day like no other. That’s because wherever you find us explo more...

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