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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.

Bike Tour Research

The Worst Part of a Bike Tour: Research and Preparation

A humorous but useful article from Olivia Round, a writer and cyclist who is currently writing a memoir about her cross-country bike tour. For more information, and to read her interviews with other female...
Eurovelo 6

EuroVelo 6 – Europe’s Route 66

This is the second instalment of a two-part series about the EuroVelo 6 route, which appeared in the Dec. 2019/Jan. 2020 issue of Adventure Cycling. “An Epic Act of Transience” appeared in the Oct./Nov....
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...