Some lovely running in Brest: a series of waterfront paths extending east to Pointe Saint-Georges; a 2.8 km path through the Botanical Gardens; and lovely, wooded trails in the nearby Bois de Kéroual
A wonderful 10k coastal run on quiet roads, with Nice views of Mahone Harbour. For variety or an add-on, the Bay to Bay Trail runs for 13.7 km between Mahone Bay and Lunenburg.
Crete, the largest of the Greek Islands, has three major cities with shoreline promenades as well as 320 km of the cross-Europe E4 Trail. Also a nice trail run in Plakias.
Our recommendations for the most scenic, accessible, and modest trails/paths for running in Lake Louise: the Lake Louise Shoreline Trail, Bow River Loop, Great Divide/Highway 1A, Tramline, and Moraine Lake Shoreline Trail.
Centrally located along the resort-laced Seven Mile Beach in Georgetown, West Bay Road is the choice running spot of locals and tourist alike in the Cayman Islands. Wide sidewalk and occasional coastal views. Up to 8.7 km one-way.
The minimally-trafficked roads around the Safehaven neighborhood, surrounding the North Sound Golf Club, form a 5 km out and back. Nice home and water views. A good alternative to the busier West Bay Rd.
This northern Israel port city with its hilly setting overlooking the Mediterranean has some gorgeous running. Highlights are the seaside path, the Bahá'í Gardens area, the famed 1,000 Steps, Mt. Carmel National Park, and Ein Hashofet Forest.
The Forest Preserves in the Chicago suburbs are a unique feature of the Chicago running scene. Here are our favorites of these beautiful green spaces, with route recommendations and trail maps.
The Jersey Shore is famous for its boardwalks, and the longer ones are great for running. Great ocean views, people watching, and entertainment. Our favorites: Atlantic City, Wildwood, Avalon to Belmar, and Seaside. Might have to dodge the crowds in summer.