Cycling

From Cheryl Cole to Guy Ritchie, every man and his dog are taking up cycling these days. As well as getting you to work twice as fast as the losers in the traffic jam, getting on your bike will keep you fit and healthy – and no, you don’t have lycra it up to get involved. This is super fun, not the Tour de France! Whether you’re yet to be convinced or need more help to get started, check out our posts below. They’ll have you ditching four wheels for two in no time at all…

How to turn your bike into a horse

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Hey bike lovers, why the long face? Lacking some horsepower? Introducing Trotify…

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WINTER ESCAPES: Go on safari in Suffolk

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We sent you off to embrace your inner child last time with a tree-mendous trip. And then on a little adventure on a pirate ship. And now it’s time for a safari in Suffolk…

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WINTER ESCAPES: Ever wanted to chill out in a hot tub on a pirate ship? Now you can…

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We sent you off to embrace your inner child last time with a tree-mendous trip. And this week is no different, with a little adventure on a pirate ship…

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COMP: Win a bike accessory kit including LED lights, handlebar bell and neon wheel lights

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If bike safety is important to you, make sure you’re kitted up with the best cycling accessories for getting noticed and staying safe on the roads…

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Reasons to snog, marry and avoid Alessandra Ambrosio, Jack Johnson and Harry Styles

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This week we’re snogging an Angel, marrying a cute musician and avoiding a silly boy…

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WINTER ESCAPES: How to have an eco-adventure in Jamaica

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If you can’t turn the trip into a cool Traincation, just make sure you stay somewhere as awesome (and green) as Jamaica…

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On yer bike! Five super cycling holidays to treat your missus to

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Global Cool mate Jamie Rycroft has drawn up a list of five fantastic places in Europe where you and your loved one can rent bicycles, saddle up and explore new places…

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COMP: Win a cool Bell bike helmet

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You all seem to be loving our wicker bike basket competition so much we thought we’d put another cycling prize up for grabs…

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COMP: Win a lovely wicker basket for your bicycle

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For a chance to get your mits on this lovely wicker bike basket all you have to do is answer one easy question…

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QHotels introduce pedal powered meetings

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Want to make an impact at your next business meeting? Why not show your clients that you really mean business (and boost your eco credentials) by using pedal power to fuel your meeting?

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HEAVENLY ESCAPES: Get back to nature (without sacrificing luxury) on holiday in Spain

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Fancy a holiday before the holiday season is over? Finca Montefrio could be just the place to carry on that summer feeling…

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HEAVENLY ESCAPES: Get away from it all in an ecoNEST in the treetops

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This week we’re sending you to an ecoNEST in San Francisco…

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Happy Monday! Funny videos to put a smile back on your face

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It’s Monday and we’re feeling a little bit blue that the weekend it over. So to start off your week in the right mood we thought we’d share these little clips that made us laugh.

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Is that your kickstand, or are you just happy to see me? The best cycling chat up lines

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Here are some awesome cycling themed chat-up lines…

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HEAVENLY ESCAPES: Stay in the ultimate home away from home at Cape Cod

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We know we always harp on at you about not getting on planes but we know sometimes you just need to get as far away from home as possible…

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The ultimate Latitude Festival playlist ft. Alt-J, Disclosure and Foals

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It’s time for Latitude Festival and Global Cool are packing up our things, pulling out our denim cutoffs and heading down to Suffolk to join in the festivities…

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