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The most beautiful seaside courses

While running has the advantage of being possible (almost) everywhere, running along the water's edge remains a very special experience. Often synonymous with magnificent scenery, waterfronts also offer a whole universe of sounds and smells that invite you to escape. From the sound of the waves to the cries of seagulls and the scent of iodine and seaweed, a change of scenery is guaranteed. We've compiled our most beautiful seaside routes for you, from Italy to Iceland and New Zealand. Get your sneakers on!


With its Atlantic, English Channel and Mediterranean coasts, France has something for every seaside racing enthusiast. And while all have their charms and advantages, Corsica has undeniable assets. Known for its magnificent beaches, crystal-clear waters and picturesque landscapes, Ajaccio is certainly one of the most beautiful places to run by the water. From the citadel to the Palais Fesch, our route "The Corsican capital" invites you to discover the "imperial city", while surveying the coastline.


A popular seaside resort in the south of England, Brighton is the ideal place to take a breath of sea air. With over 15 kilometers of seafront paths, the town offers many walks beneath the white cliffs overlooking the English Channel. With our route "London-by-the-sea", explore Brighton from east to west, conquering its heritage. On the program: The Lanes and Kemptown, the Brighton Dome, the Royal Pavilion and, of course, the seafront.


Often considered one of the best cities in which to live, Wellington is a runner's paradise. With its superb waterside trails, large parks and nearby hills, New Zealand's vibrant capital lives up to its promise. For the more adventurous, a road follows the waterfront around several bays for almost 30 km. Our route "The little capital" invites you to discover part of it, meeting the city's must-sees against the backdrop of the magnificent coastline.


A multicultural city and a tropical paradise, Miami is a dream destination with much more to offer than meets the eye: art deco architecture, street art, nature... the "magic city" is a treasure trove of treasures. Discover one of the world's most famous beaches with our "Miami Beach tour". Your tour will also take you to the heart of one of the world's most dynamic and fashionable areas. You'll discover the famous South Beach district, Ocean Drive and the moving Holocaust Memorial.


Whether you come for its paradisiacal beaches, its authentic atmosphere or its thousand-year-old past, Mahdia is sure to seduce you. This coastal town is one of the most beautiful in Tunisia, with a rich cultural and historical heritage. Despite a boom in tourism, the town remains a quiet port, renowned for its fishing, silk fabrics and olive groves. With our route "Mahdia Peninsula", let yourself be lulled by the crystal-clear waters of the Mediterranean, and discover one of Tunisia's pearls.


A city on a human scale, Reykjavik is best explored on foot. From its architecture to the breathtaking mountain views of Faxa Bay, there's something for everyone. And despite winter temperatures that aren't always mild, Iceland's capital is an ideal place to run when the sun comes out. With our route "The Heart of Reykjavik", you'll discover the world's most northerly capital. Explore the center of Reykjavik and admire its monuments, such as the Solfar, the Harpa, or its impressive and unique cathedral.


Generous, quirky but also rich and authentic, Havana is a multi-faceted city that leaves no one indifferent. With its old mansions and colorful old American cars, the city seems frozen in time, but that's what makes it so charming. Our route "The City of Columns" takes you on a tour of the Cuban capital's must-sees, from the Old Town to the Malecón. Between colonial and modern architecture, Havana is a city of paradoxes. We'll let you discover why...


With its casino, villas and millionaires, the Principality of Monaco is often associated with luxury and glitz. But it is also a city of history and future, built to match the ambitions of the House of Grimaldi. A veritable open-air museum, the City of Princes amazes and dazzles with its Casino Square, Princely Palace and Oceanographic Museum. From the famous Rocher to the Larvotto beach, our route "A City of great luxury" will take you from coast to coast, between land and sea.


One of the oldest cities in the Mediterranean, Syracuse charms with its cobbled streets, Baroque palaces and bold churches. Steeped in history, the city abounds in monuments, ruins and breathtaking views. Venture into the heart of its authentic historic center, between historic monuments and relaxing squares, with our route "Ortygia Island". A must-see when visiting Sicily's provincial capital, this small island boasts some of the most beautiful waterfronts in Sicily. Not to be missed!

La Rochelle

La Rochelle, capital of the Charente-Maritime region, stands on the shores of the Atlantic Ocean. Recognizable by its medieval towers, the "white city" knows how to use its assets to win visitors over. Rich in history dating back thousands of years, it is home to many treasures, and its harbor and waterfront give it a special joie de vivre. Our route "The Protestant capital" will take you along in the footsteps of the Huguenots, past Saint-Louis Cathedral and the Protestant Temple, to discover La Rochelle's astonishing religious history.

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