Bordeaux is situated on the Garonne River, right in the Gironde department in southwestern France. It is a port city and the 9th largest in France. The greater Bordeaux area is called Communauté Urbaine de Bordeaux and is the fifth largest urban area in France behind Paris, Marseille, Lyon and Lille. It is the prefecture of the Gironde department and the capital of the Aquitaine region. Bordeaux is the biggest wine industry capital in France.
- ABOUT THE SPOT
BMX in Chalkida BMX Park, Euboea, Central Greece Region Greece
Chalkida is the capital city of the island with an easy and fast access from Athens by car, train or bus over the Chalkida bridge, connecting the Greek mainland with Euboea’s island. Rich in history, Chalkida is an interesting pull-over for those who want to learn about its past and visit Venetian castles or enjoy the intense nightlife and the vibrant cafes.
However, Chalkida is also known among the BMX enthusiasts, for having developed the first outdoor BMX park in Greece, home to many national contests and freestyle events. The park is located within a few minutes from the city’s train and bus station, about 10 mins on foot or 2 mins by bicycle.
The terrain is all concrete, ideal for twists and turns and contains bowls and pools as well as stairs with iron side bars, ideal for endless fun. The park attracts a lot of people that are into freestyle BMX and works as a meeting point for those who wish to exchange ideas and learn new tricks.
Suitable for all ages and bikers of any skill level, this is a free of charge entrance hot spot for free riders. So wait no longer, grab your BMX (or rent one) and visit Chalkida’s BMX Park for a thrilling bike adventure.