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Charlotte Food and History Tour by Bike

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An extremely bike-friendly city, with wide-bike lanes and an easily navigated layout, there’s no better way to explore than on two wheels. I arrived at the office for my morning Food & Culture Bike Tour of Charlotte a few minutes early, eager to start. My guide Tremaine is a Charlotte native and was keenly interested […]

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November 5, 2014 by | Comments Off on Charlotte Food and History Tour by Bike

Unique Transport Tours Around the World

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Seeing the world takes time and energy. Being on the move, going here and there to see all the sights can really take it out of you. So instead of spending your evenings propping up your aching feet, think about cruising, rolling, trotting or even floating from place after place. There are some pretty unique […]

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July 9, 2014 by | Comments Off on Unique Transport Tours Around the World

How to Spend Three Days in Whitehorse, Canada

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When I first arrived in Whitehorse, the capital of Canada’s northern Yukon Territory, I expected to find a rough-edged old mining town that had seen better days. But today’s small city has moved well beyond the cliché of the bearded old prospector squatting over a gold pan and then spending his winnings at the local […]

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April 16, 2014 by | Comments Off on How to Spend Three Days in Whitehorse, Canada

Five Fun Things to Do in Inle Lake, Myanmar

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It was my first day in Nyaungshwe, Myanmar, a bustling town that sits on Inle Lake, and already I was in awe. The placid lake and surrounding rolling mountains set the stage for a myriad of fun activities; from hiking and cycling to vineyard visiting and sweets tasting options abound.

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March 28, 2014 by | Comments Off on Five Fun Things to Do in Inle Lake, Myanmar

Biking Through Austria’s Wachau Valley

Right in Vienna’s backyard is one of Europe’s most charming valleys. Less than an hour train ride from Austria’s capital city, travelers can abandon their city life for a few days in the country. More often than not, travelers touring through Austria tend to hit the major tourist attractions in Vienna and Salzburg but rarely […]

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May 8, 2013 by | Comments Off on Biking Through Austria’s Wachau Valley

Cycling on the San Andreas Fault

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One of the best ways to see the canyon is to cycle, which is why I’m wearing a helmet and straddling a bike for the first time in, ooh, more years than I care to remember and readying myself for The Earthquake Canyon Bike Express.

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April 24, 2013 by | Comments Off on Cycling on the San Andreas Fault

Seeing Madrid: Madrid Bike Tours

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Madrid is a city I’ve always traveled by foot. With a phenomenal metro system and relatively few bikers taking to the streets, I suppose I never thought a leisurely two-wheeled approach to be an option. But today, I learned differently.

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October 11, 2012 by | Comments Off on Seeing Madrid: Madrid Bike Tours

Team Europe Update: Ryan & Asha in Berlin

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After a fun time in Amsterdam, Ryan and Asha hopped on a train to Berlin. Read on to find out what they did on their first stop in Germany!

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May 16, 2012 by | Comments Off on Team Europe Update: Ryan & Asha in Berlin

10 of the Best Cities to Explore by Bike

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Whether you’re a health fanatic or just a curious traveler on the hunt for an adventure, biking is an ideal way to explore a city. There’s nothing quite like taking in the sights and sounds of a new destination as you whip past monuments, street vendors and public parks. Due to the increased popularity of […]

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April 9, 2012 by | 4 Comments

[VIDEO] Berlin Bike Tour: Berlin Wall and Cold War

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It’s 4 degrees Celsius and I’m cold to the bone. I’m about to get on a bike for four hours. Cycling comes with an abundance of scrupulously studied and proven benefits. We all know this. Cycling reduces stress levels, improves sleep quality and greatly enhances your general well-being. This may bear thinking about when it […]

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February 16, 2012 by | Comments Off on [VIDEO] Berlin Bike Tour: Berlin Wall and Cold War