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Planning a Bike Tour? Cycle Touring is now bigger than the Cruise ship industry. SpyCycle's Cycle Touring section has details of international and national cycle touring routes and trips.

RISM

The new RISM directive will save cyclists’ lives

The revised Directive on Road Infrastructure Safety Management (RISM) has been published in the Official Journal of the European Union. The European Cyclists' Federation is glad to announce this update represents a major breakthrough...
Cycling Equipment Travelling Tips

These 8 Tips Will Make Your Cycling Trip Unforgettable!

Intro on Cycling Equipment Bicycle trips help relax your body and mind, allowing you to enjoy unexplored routes and live each moment to the max. However, they will also require new cycling equipment. After going...
Painful cycle touring

Adventure Doesn’t Mean No Crying

Alana Kansaku-Sarmiento told this painful tale on Adventure Cycling. We walked into the dimly lit pub, our clipless shoes glancing off the concrete floor. As soon as I set my bags down at our table,...
8 Tips for Bicycle Touring Abroad

8 Tips for Bicycle Touring Abroad

This is a superb article by Alissa Bell on the Adventure Cycling website.  I used to think that international bicycle travel was only for braver souls. I envied those who could pedal away from a...
Saddle adjustments for women

Make It Fit: Saddle Adjustments for Women

This is a brilliant article written by Laura Killingbeck on the excellent Adventure Cycling website. I have a long history of riding off into the sunset on bicycles that don’t fit me or barely work....
National Cycle Network paths

National Cycle Network paths launched on OS Maps

Sustrans has announced that walking and cycling paths on the National Cycle Network will now be available on the official Ordnance Survey map. The new partnership with the mapping experts Ordnance Survey (OS) will help...

Common myths about investment in walking and cycling busted by research report

There are many misconceptions about investment in walking and cycling. New research by Sustrans uncovers the truth behind some common myths, by examining the mounting body of evidence showing the many health, environmental and...

LifeCycle Adventures launches customized private cycling trips in Catalonia, Spain in 2020

LifeCycle Adventures, a leading cycling vacation company specialising in customised private cycling vacations, is continuing its expansion to include Catalonia, Spain in 2020. Cyclists in Spain's Catalonia Region LifeCycle Adventures (https://www.lifecycleadventures.com), a leading cycling vacation company...

Volunteers needed for Washington’s Coast to Coast Path

Interested in looking after your local walking and cycle route? Sustrans' Washington Rangers are looking for volunteers to help maintain the Sea to Sea (C2C) path and other cycling and walking trails in the...
Backroads Travel Trends

Backroads Announces Top Seven Adventure Travel Trends for 2020

  Backroads Travel Trends for 2020 Adventure Travel Announced. Company Sees Increased Interest in Electric-Assist Bikes, Northern Lights Trips, Active River Cruises, Families Travelling with Older Kids and More! 2020 is shaping up to be another exciting...