Six top winter cycling tours

Six top winter cycling tours

Seeing the world by bike is one of my preferred methods of travel.  Pedaling through a town allows ample opportunities to stop on a whim and take in the real flavor of a place.  Not only beneficial for your health, it’s great for the planet when you leave the...
Five little gems to discover on the NW coast of Ireland

Five little gems to discover on the NW coast of Ireland

The Wild Atlantic Way seems to go on forever, but it obviously has to start somewhere. That some where’s northern-most point is Malin Head where the ocean has worn deep crevices into the headlands.  Hell’s Hole, shown here, accentuates the surf as it fills and...
e-Bikes take to the hills of Hamburg, NJ

e-Bikes take to the hills of Hamburg, NJ

by Doug Bardwell They’ve been doing it in China for over 20 years. Europe followed suit shortly after. Now America is joining the party, and could be on a trajectory to once again be one of the world leaders.  We’re talking about electric bikes and their growing...
Enjoy Sun Moon Lake by land, bike, boat or from the air

Enjoy Sun Moon Lake by land, bike, boat or from the air

Sun Moon Lake has been drawing tourists since 1999, when it was reconstructed into a National Scenic Area after a major earthquake. It is now a 9,000 hectare vacation mecca for Taiwanese and international tourists alike. The largest alpine mountain lake in all of...