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Byron Bay, Australia
* Best Melbourne Running Routes: Overview *
Melbourne Tan Track, Australia
Melbourne CBD River Run, Australia 
Melbourne Carlten/Fitzroy, Australia
Melbourne Fitzroy Gardens, Australia 
Melbourne Yarra Bend Trail, Australia 
Melbourne Albert Park Lake/St. Kilda Beach, Australia 
Melbourne Williamstown, Australia 
Mooloolaba Beach Run, Australia by John Griffith
Port Douglas Beach Run, Australia
* Best Sydney Running Routes: Overview *
Sydney Central, Australia
Sydney North Shore, Australia
Sydney South Head, Australia
Sydney Centennial Park, Australia
Sydney Bondi to Coogee Beach, Australia 
Sydney Manly Beach Run, Australia
Graz Leechwald Route, Austria
Graz Old Town Route. Austria
Ramsau Cross-Country Ski Trail, Austria
Salzburg River / Old Town Route, Austria
Vienna (Wien), Neustadt/Altstadt, Austria
Vienna Schönbrunn Palace, Austria
Vienna Prater Park, Austria 
Barbados West Coast Running Route by John Griffith
Bruges Old Town and Canals, Belgium 
Brussels Old-Town Sights
Brussels Avenue Louise and Bois de La Cambre, Belgium
Brussels Central Loop, Belgium 
Brussels Atomium Run, Belgium
Gent Old Town Run, Belgium
Gent Waterside Run, Belgium
Gent Watersportbaan Run, Belgium 
Leuven Old Town, Begijnhof to Begijnhof, Belgium
Leuven University Riverside Run, Belgium
(see "UK")
Running The Malecon; Havana, Cuba by John Griffith
Larnaca Salt Lake Trail Route, Cyprus by John Griffith
Czech Republic
Prague New-Town/Old-Town Run
Prague Castle and Petrin Hill
Helsinki Essential Route, Finland
Helsinki North Route, Finland
Helsinki Western Shore Route, Finland
Helsinki Suomenlinna Fortress Island Route, Finland 
Bourges Old Town Route, France
Cluny Summer Fun Run, Burgundy, France
Dinan Summer Fun Run, Brittany, France
Frejus Base Nature Route, France 
Nantes, Erdre River Route, France
* Best Paris Running Routes: Overview *
Paris, Seine/Champs Elysees Loop, France 
Paris, Seine Riverside Run, France
Paris Left Bank Running Route, France
Paris Montmartre/Pigalle Route, France 
Paris, Canal St. Martin, France
Paris, Parc Chaumont, France
Paris Jardin du Luxembourg Route, France
Paris Bois de Boulogne Route, France
Paris St. Louis/St. Paul/Jardin des Plantes Route, France
Paris La Défense/Nanterre Route, France
Paris Bois de Vincennes
Ploumanac'h Summer Fun Run, Brittany, France 
Port Louis Summer Fun Run, Brittany, France
St. Leon, Summer Fun Run, Dordogne, France 
Strasbourg Old Town Route, France
Strasbourg European Quarter Route, France
Versailles Palace Gardens, France 
Altenau Cross-Country Skiing Route, Germany
Augsburg Siebentisch Route, Germany
Bamberg Historic Hills Route, Germany
Bamberg River Route, Germany
* Best Berlin Running Routes: Overview *
Berlin Historic Mitte Route, Germany
Berlin Tiergarten, Germany Route
Berlin Prenzlauer Berg Route, Germany
Berlin Kurfürstendamm Routes (two routes), Germany 
Berlin Grunewald East, Germany
Berlin Grunewald West, Germany
Bonn Rhine River Route, Germany
Bonn Two-Hills Run, Germany
Braunschweig Old-Town/Bürgerpark, Germany
Coburg Castle Run, Germany 
Cologne (Köln) Historic Sights, Germany
Cologne (Köln) Green-Belt Route, Germany
Cologne Rhine River Route, Germany
Dinkelsbühl Old-Town Run, Germany
Dortmund Westfalenpark Route, Germany 
Dresden Old Town/New Town, Germany
Dresden Elbe Route, Germany
Dresden Grosser Garten Route, Germany 
Düsseldorf, Königsallee / Altstadt / Rhine, Germany
Düsseldorf, Gerresheim, Germany
Düsseldorf, Both Sides of the Rhine, Germany
Düsseldorf, Rhine Harbor Route, Germany
Düsseldorf Stadtwald Route, Germany
Erfurt Old-Town Route, Germany
Essen Baldeneysee lake run, Germany
Frankfurt City Center Ring, Germany
Flensburg fjord, Germany by Jessica Hauser
Friedrichshafen Lakeside Route, Germany
* Best Hamburg Running Routes: Overview * 
Hamburg Aussenalster, Germany
Hamburg Klein Flottbek, Germany by Jessica Hauser
Hamburg Planten un Blomen Route, Germany
Hamburg Eppendorf/Stadtpark Route, Germany 
Hamburg Altona Elbe, Germany
Heidelberg River Run, Germany
Heidelberg Königstuhl Hill Trail-Run, Germany
Herzogenaurach River Run, Germany
Ingolstadt Old Town Route, Germany
Jena Old Town and Paradies, Germany
Limburg Riverside Trail, Germany 
Magdeburg Elbe River Route North, Germany
Mülheim Ruhr River Route, Germany 
* Best Munich Running Routes: Overview * 
Munich Englischer Garten Route, Germany
Munich Isar South Route, Germany
Munich Nymphenburg Running Route 
Munich Old-Town/Englischer Garten/Isar
Munich Starnberger See Route, Germany
Munich Classical Route, Germany
Munich Westpark Route, Germany 
Munich Hirschgarten Route, Germany
Nuremberg Old Town Route, Germany 
Plauen, Syratal trail, Germany
Potsdam Historic Sites Route, Germany
Rothenburg ob der Tauber Scenic Run, Germany 
Rostock Warnemünde, Germany
* Best Stuttgart Running Routes: Overview *
Stuttgart Rosensteinpark Route, Germany
Stuttgart Schlossgarten Route, Germany
Stuttgart Bärensee Route, Germany
Stuttgart TV Tower Route, Germany
Stuttgart Vineyards Route, Germany
Stuttgart Airport Woods Trail, Germany 
Wolfsburg Scenic Run, Germany
Wolfsburg Rabenberg Trail Run, Germany 
Athens Kifisia Greenspace Trail, Greece
Athens Kifisia Scenic Loop, Greece
Athens Central Scenic Loop, Greece
Elounda, Crete, Leper Route, Greece by John Griffith
Hong Kong
Hong Kong, Bowen Road
Hong Kong Peak Trail Route
Budapest Margaret Island Run
* Best Dublin Running Routes: Overview *
Dublin, Howth Cliff Walk Trail, Ireland
Dublin, Phoenix Park Route, Ireland
Dublin Central Loop Route, Ireland by John Griffith
Dublin, Georgian Heritage, Ireland
Dublin, Dún Laoghaire (Dunleary) Coastline, Ireland
Dublin, River Liffey Route, Ireland 
Amalfi, Italy by John Griffith
* Best Milan Running Routes: Overview *
Milan Centro Storico Route, Italy
Milan Center-to-Navigli Route, Italy
Milan Brera/Parco Sempione Route, Italy
Milan Naviglio Grande Route, Italy 
Rena Majore, Sardinia Summer Fun-Run, Italy
Rome, Southern Sights, Italy
Rome, Villa Borghese Gardens, Italy
Turin River Po Route, Italy 
Turin Valentino Park, Italy
Turin Superga Trail Run, Italy
Venice Giardini / Santa Elena, Italy 
Venice Burano, Italy
Luxemburg Ramparts Route, Luxembourg
Amersfoort Old Town Route, Netherlands
* Best Amsterdam Running Routes: Overview *
Amsterdam Canals Route, Netherlands
Amsterdam 3-Park Route, Netherlands
Amsterdam Amstel River Trail, Netherlands
Amsterdam Amsterdamse Bos Route, Netherlands 
Amsterdam Sloterpark Route, Netherlands
Breda Old Town Route, Netherlands
Utrecht Old Town and Grift Park, Netherlands
New Zealand
Auckland Devonport, New Zealand
Auckland Domain / Parnell, New Zealand
Bergen Center/Fjord Run, Norway
Oslo Center Route, Norway
Oslo Bygdoy Island Route, Norway
Oslo Tryvann Route, Norway
Oslo Sognsvann Lakeside Route, Norway
Oslo Fornebu Fjord Run, Norway 
Funchal, Madiera, Waterside Route, Portugal
* Best Lisbon Running Routes: Overview *
Lisbon, Alfama, Portugal
Lisbon, Elegant Avenues Route, Portugal
Lisbon Bairro Alto Route, Portugal
Lisbon Belém Route, Portugal
Lisbon Park of the Nations, Portugal
Monchique Coast, Portugal by John Griffith
Porto Center, Portugal
* Best Running Routes in Barcelona: overview *
Barcelona Old Town, Spain
Barcelona Beach Run, Spain
Barcelona Montjuic Route, Spain
Barcelona Parc de la Ciutadella Route, Spain
Caldera de Taburiente, La Palma, Spain
Cumbrecita cliff trail, La Palma, Spain
El Teide National Park Los Roques trail, Tenerifa, Spain
* Best Madrid Running Routes and Trails: overview * 
Madrid Old Town Sights Route, Spain
Madrid Parque del Oeste Route, Spain
Madrid Retiro/Prado Route, Spain
Mardrid Rio Route, Spain
Madrid Casa de Campo trail run, Spain 
Madrid Cañadas trail run, Spain
Maspalomas to Meloneras, Gran Canaria, Spain
Playa de Las Americas, Tenerife, Spain 
Playa del Ingles to San Agustin, Gran Canaria, Spain
Puerto Pollensa (Port de Pollença, Mallorca) Route, Spain by John Griffith
Ruta de los Volcanes trail run, La Plama, Spain
Segovia Walled City loop run, Spain
Gothenburg Center Loop Route 
Gothenburg River Route 
Gothenburg Haga and Slottsskogen Park Route
Hätteboda Summer Fun Run 
Kalmar Waterside Run
Karlskrona Island-Hopping Run 
Stockholm 5 Islands Running Route
Stockholm Djurgarden Running Route
Stockholm Kungsholmen Island Route 
Basel, Switzerland, Rhine Loop
Basel Allschwilerwald Trail Run
Geneva Rive Droite/UN Lake Run
Geneva Old-Town and Rive Gauche Run 
Lugano to Gandria Lakeside Route
Lugano to Paradiso Out-and-Back Route
Winterthur Eschenberg Run 
* Best Zurich Running Routes: overview *
Zurich Old Town Route
Zurich Lake East-Shore Route
Zurich Lake West-Shore Route
Zurich Uetliberg Hilltop Trail 
Istanbul Sultanahmet, Turkey Running Route
Istanbul Bosporus, Turkey Running Route
Birmingham Canal Run, UK
Bristol Scenic Hill Loop 
Cambridgeshire 3 Villages Run, UK by John Griffith
Cardiff River Taff Trail, UK
Chester Historic Run, UK
Cotswolds Roman Odyssey Route, UK by John Griffith
Edinburgh Main Sights Run, UK
Edinburgh Arthur's Seat Loop Route, UK
Edinburgh Portobello Beach Route, UK
Leeds City Center / Woodhouse Moor Run, UK 
Leeds-Liverpool Canal Route in Leeds, UK
* Best London Running Routes: Overview *
London Greenwich, UK
London Hampstead East-Heath, UK
London Heathrow, Harmondsworth Moor, UK
City of London Route, UK
London 3-Parks Running Route, UK
London Hyde Park Route, UK
London Notting Hill / Holland Park, UK 
London Chelsea, UK
London Regents Canal / Camden Town, UK
London Regent's Park Running Route, UK
London Richmond Park Route, UK 
London Docklands / Limehouse, UK 
London Royal Docks / ExCeL Route, UK
London Victoria Park Route, UK 
London Wimbledon Common Route, UK
London Kew / Brentford Thames Route, UK
Luton, 2 Parks Running Route, UK
Maidenhead Thames South Route, UK
Maidenhead Revisited: Thames North Route, UK
Manchester Center/Waterside, UK
Manchester Salford Quays, UK
Manchester Rochdale Canal, UK
Manchester, Worsley, UK
Newcastle Historic Run, UK
Nottingham Sights, UK
Nottingham Arboretum Route, UK
Odiham, Hampshire Route, UK
Oxford Loop Route, UK 
Salisbury Old Sarum Run, UK 
Sheffield Five Weirs Run, UK
Sheffield Burbage Valley Fell Run, UK
Slough Taplow Run, UK
Thorpeness to Aldeburgh Route, UK by John Griffith
Windsor Great Park Route, UK
Windsor Eton College Run, UK
York City Walls Run, UK by John Griffith
United Arab Emirates
Abu Dhabi Corniche Beach, UAE
Montevideo Rambla Out-and-Back by Heather Marr
Apalachicola Florida Summer Fun-Run Route, USA
Aspen Rio Grande Trail, Colorado, USA
Atlanta Midtown, Piedmont Park, Georgia, USA
Boulder Loop Route, Colorado, USA by Jessica Hauser
Bryce Canyon Rim Trail, Utah, USA 
Charleston Historic District, South Carolina, USA
Charleston Hampton Park/Citadel Run, South Carolina, USA 
Denver Parks Route, Colorado, USA
Gainesville University of Florida Route, USA
Gainesville FL Historic Districts, USA 
Joshua Tree National Park: Skull Rock Trail, Utah, USA
Las Vegas Downtown/Freemont Route, USA
Las Vegas, The Strip, USA
Las Vegas, University of Nevada, USA
Las Vegas, Red Rock Canyon, Nevada, USA
Las Vegas, Valley of Fire White Domes, Nevada, USA
Las Vegas, Valley of Fire Fire-Wave, Nevada, USA
Miami Beach, South Beach, Florida, USA
Miami Coconut Grove Route, USA
Miami Key Biscayne, Florida, USA
Moab Mill Creek Parkway, Utah, USA
New Orleans French Quarter Route, USA
* Best NYC Running Routes: Overview *
New York Downtown Running Route, USA
New York Greenwich Village, USA
New York Midtown/Central Park, USA
New York Riverside Park, USA 
Ridgefield/Danbury Topstone Park, CT, USA
* Best San Francisco Running Routes: Overview *
San Francisco Marina Green to Fort Point Out-and-Back, USA by Heather Marr
San Francisco Downtown Route, USA
San Francisco Golden Gate Park, USA
San Francisco North Shore/Telegraph Hill Route, USA 
Santa Barbara California Scenic Route, USA
Savannah Historic Squares, Georgia, USA
St. Augustine Old Town Route, Florida, USA 
St. Louis Downtown, Missouri, USA
St. Petersburg Bayside, Florida, USA
St. Petersburg Pass-A-Grille Beach, Florida, USA
St. Charles, Missouri Katy Trail and Old Town, USA
Snowmass Nature Trail/Ditch Trail, Colorado, USA 
Tampa Downtown, Florida, USA
Tucson Sabino Canyon, Arizona, USA
Tucson Saguaro National Park, Arizona, USA
Washington DC, National Monuments, USA
Washington DC, Georgetown, USA
Washington DC, Tidal Basin Loop, USA
Zion National Park, Pa'rus Trail, Utah, USA