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Terrabici hire bike at the Via degli Ulivi olive oil farm. Cycle Traveller
Wednesday, 24/06/15 - 1 comment(s)

The warm early summer air rides the sea breeze as we roll through the streets of Riccione. There are about 14 of us, all in brightly coloured Lycra to match the holiday mood, cruising along in a procession of pairs. By the side of the road, an old man's face lights up at the sight of us and reaching for a bottle, he splashes us with water as if we are sweating in out in a race. Here in Italy, respect for the sport of cycling is undeniable: cars give way, or slip around us like well greased components moving in sync, and as we reach the top of... + continue reading

Routes

View over the 12 Apostles, Great Ocean Road. Source: Shutterstock. Cycle Traveller
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Tuesday, 21/04/15 - 0 comment(s)
Cycling between Melbourne and Sydney is one of the most popular rides for cycle travellers in Australia, especially for those visiting from overseas. And for most, the tricky question is:... + continue reading

Trip Blog

Terrabici hire bike at the Via degli Ulivi olive oil farm. Cycle Traveller
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Wednesday, 24/06/15 - 1 comment(s)
The warm early summer air rides the sea breeze as we roll through the streets of Riccione. There are about 14 of us, all in brightly coloured Lycra to match the holiday mood, cruising along in a... + continue reading

Gear

The Monkey Light Pro bicycle light. Cycle Traveller
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Wednesday, 03/06/15 - 0 comment(s)
Bicycles have come a long way since the penny farthing hit the market back in 1869. However, these days it's not just mechanical design that's changing the way we ride. As with most... + continue reading

What's On

Ballarat historical gold town Victoria. Cycle Traveller
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Thursday, 18/06/15 - 0 comment(s)
These days you're more likely to find a good coffee and a bakery than gold in the ornate towns of the Australia's goldrush era, which is perfect if you're a hungry cyclist. Steeped in... + continue reading

Weekenders

Cycling across the Sandy Creek Inlet bridge, Victoria. Cycle Traveller
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Wednesday, 13/05/15 - 6 comment(s)
There are many rail trails across Australia; some are beautifully sealed and signposted, others have been barely touched since the rail sleepers were removed. The overwhelming majority of rail trails... + continue reading

Postcards

Heike Pirngruber bicycle touring in Taiwan. Cycle Traveller
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Tuesday, 26/05/15 - 2 comment(s)
Taiwan has been working hard to cement its name as a popular bicycle touring destination, luring cyclists with its towering mountains, quiet beaches and scenic roads. What's more, the locals are keen cyclists... + continue reading