Wild traffic in Ahmedabad, India Oct26

Wild traffic in Ahme...

When traveling down a city street in the United States, the wildest thing you are liable to see is a pigeon or a squirrel. Contrast that with Ahmedabad, India and you’ll likely be quite surprised. Being the largest city in the State of Gujarat, and its former capital, you might expect at...

Big adventure on the mountaintops in Evarts, KY Sep04

Big adventure on the...

Some things are just made to get the adrenalin going. Things like ziplines and ATV adventures. Luckily for those who thrive on such things, you can find both in one day at the same location in Evarts, Kentucky. Evarts is a small mountain community in Harlan County, about 150 miles southeast...

The Great Allegheny Passage for bikers and hikers Sep03

The Great Allegheny ...

Bike Pittsburgh to Rockwood to Cumberland and back in a long weekend, and discover the best in small-town America. Looking for a bike trail where you can ride in natural surroundings? A path you can follow without resorting to maps or GPS? Maybe you want a path where you can find unique rest...

Searching for whitewater and moonbows in Corbin Kentucky Jul16

Searching for whitew...

Whitewater Rafting the Cumberland River Whitewater rapids are fun to photograph from bridges and from shore, but you usually won’t be able to shoot them from water level. While I knew I wouldn’t have time to take photos while actually paddling through the rapids themselves, I hoped at...

The great Ontario to Quebec VIA Rail 2012 biking adventure – Day Ten Jun12

The great Ontario to...

[If you missed any of the previous days’ stories, you’ll find links to all the other articles at the end of this article.] This adventure started ten days ago in Windsor, Ontario and I was looking forward to a week and a half of riding the rails and trails, utilizing my two most...

The great Ontario to Quebec VIA Rail 2012 biking adventure – Day Nine Jun09

The great Ontario to...

[If you missed any of the previous or subsequent articles in this series, there’s a list of all the articles with hyperlinks here at the end of Day Ten.] Back in Ottawa now and I plan to get in two provinces’ full of bike paths today. Starting out from downtown Ottawa, I worked my way to the...

The great Ontario to Quebec VIA Rail 2012 biking adventure – Day Eight Jun09

The great Ontario to...

[If you missed any of the previous or subsequent articles in this series, there’s a list of all the articles with hyperlinks here at the end of Day Ten.] Last night after that great trip past Quebec’s whitewater rapids, I biked a short distance from the train station into the neighborhood...

The great Ontario to Quebec VIA Rail 2012 biking adventure – Day Seven Jun08

The great Ontario to...

[If you missed any of the previous or subsequent articles in this series, there’s a list of all the articles with hyperlinks here at the end of Day Ten.] After a quick, one-night stay in Jonquiere, I’m back on the morning train for Montreal. Sun is shining and the plan is to get some great...

The great Ontario to Quebec VIA Rail 2012 biking adventure – Day Five Jun06

The great Ontario to...

[If you missed any of the previous or subsequent articles in this series, there’s a list of all the articles with hyperlinks here at the end of Day Ten.] Arriving in Montreal in another downpour, I pedaled from the VIA Rail station to my hotel for the next two nights – Auberge  Du Carre-Saint...

The great Ontario to Quebec VIA Rail 2012 biking adventure – Day Three Jun03

The great Ontario to...

[If you missed any of the previous or subsequent articles in this series, there’s a list of all the articles with hyperlinks here at the end of Day Ten.] Day three is starting on a very rainy note, and it doesn’t appear that it’s going to get any better as I go north to Ottawa. I spent the...

The Great Ontario to Quebec VIA Rail 2012 bike adventure May31

The Great Ontario to...

Follow along with my day-to-day rides and photos as I travel across eastern Canada on the VIA Rail bike train. Stopping at five different cities, I expect to have a wide variety of biking experiences in the next ten days. Start following the saga HERE.  One rail pass  –  five cities...

Destination – African Adventures Nov15

Destination – Africa...

Staying at Inn onRupurara in Zimbabwe puts the game drive in your backyard If you’re looking for the most adventures available in oneplace, the Inn on Rupurara should be on your radar. Situated in an area ofZimbabwe known as the Eastern Highlands, the inn itself is a green jewel in anecklace...