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Biking in France with Austin Lehman Adventures.Biking in France with Austin Lehman Adventures.

Bicycle Tour Articles and Stories about Biking Abroad


Most people will agree, there is simply no better way to get to know new city or country better than to explore it from the seat of a bicycle.  Being close to the ground, hearing the sounds, smelling the smells, and seeing it all at the slower pace of bike travel compared to car travel is the best way to get familiar. 

The travel articles in this section are written not by seasoned bikers but by fellow travelers who have  had the privilege of riding abroad.  Whether it's a grueling journey overland through South America, or a jaunt down a street in Paris, they share their bike riding adventures here and provide good advice for anywhere you may be thinking or riding. 

Explore bike riding around the world, as well as guided bicycle trips, in this section of GoNOMAD Travel.

Biking in Fiji: A Spin ‘Round Historic Levuka

Biking in Fiji: A Spin ‘Round Historic Levuka
Rick and Chris Millikan go biking in Fiji and visit a number of historic locations.

Biking Utah's Canyonlands: The White Rim Trail

Biking Utah's Canyonlands: The White Rim Trail
Matthew Kadey describes a mountain biking trip on the White Rim Trail in Utah's canyonlands.

Biking Belize and Guatemala: From Temple to Temple

Biking Belize and Guatemala: From Temple to Temple
Matthew Kadey takes a mountain biking trip to Mayan ruins in Belize, with a side trip to Guatemala.

Bicycles Come With the Rooms

Bicycles Come With the Rooms
Bicycles Come With the Rooms at These Hotels. A round up of seven hotels that offer bicycles to guests to use for free.

Africa: Cameroon by Bicycle

Africa: Cameroon by Bicycle
Cameroon by bike on a tour with Bicycle Africa.

Biking with the Europeans: Lower Cost, More Options

Biking with the Europeans: Lower Cost, More Options
Stephen Hartshorne explains the advantages of booking bicycle tours directly with European tour companies, including greater flexibility, a wider range of destinations and savings of up to 70 percent.

Riding Across Taiwan

Riding Across Taiwan
Taiwan: biking in Nantou County, in the country's mountainous heart

Biking Lake Champlain with BOB

Biking Lake Champlain with BOB
Biking Around Vermont's Lake Champlain using BOB the amazing bicycle trailer.

Biking Cape Cod: On the Trail of Henry David Thoreau

Biking Cape Cod: On the Trail of Henry David Thoreau
Karl Meyer describes four bike trips on Cape Cod that follow the footsteps of Henry David Thoreau, one of the world's most famous pedestrians.

Don't Need No 14'ers: Colorado's Best Mountain Hike | GoNOMAD

Don't Need No 14'ers: Colorado's Best Mountain Hike | GoNOMAD
David Rich meets a man who tells him about the 14érs but he finds a better hike in the Ice Basin and Bear Creek trail in Colorado's Rocky Mountains

Mountain Biking in Moab, Utah

Mountain Biking in Moab, Utah
Mountain biking advice from a rider in the Moab Utah area. where to rent bikes, best trails and lodgings.

The Top of the Himalayas in Tibet

The Top of the Himalayas in Tibet
The top of the Himalayas in Tibet.

Bicyclist and Ox Cart in San Diego de los Banos, Cuba

Bicyclist and Ox Cart in San Diego de los Banos, Cuba
Bicyclist and oxcart in San Diego de los Banos cuba.

Cycling on the Tibetan Plateau

Cycling on the Tibetan Plateau
Cycling on the Tibetan Plateau.

The Katy Trail - Bicycling through Missouri's Wine Region

The Katy Trail - Bicycling through Missouri's Wine Region
The Katy Trail – Bicycling through Missouri's Wine Region

Cycling Ethiopia's Ancient Heartland

Cycling Ethiopia's Ancient Heartland
Friendly Ethiopians The Road to Lalibela: Cycling Ethiopia’s Ancient Heartland - Page Two By Matthew Kadey (Sharing honours with Libya, Ethiopia was the only other African country  ...

Cycling Chile's Lake District

Cycling Chile's Lake District
Dale Fehringer takes a cycling tour in Chile's Lake District from Temuco to Puerto Montt and wonders whether he'd like to be 28 again.

Biking Bangkok: An Alternative Way to See the Sights

Biking Bangkok: An Alternative Way to See the Sights
A guide to riding bicycles in Bangkok, Thailand.

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Boy Pitching in Trinidad, Cuba

Boy Pitching in Trinidad, Cuba
Boy pitching in Trinidad, Cuba.

Barbeque on a bicycle

Barbeque on a bicycle
Barbeque on a bicycle.

A horsecart near Cajobado, Cuba

A horsecart near Cajobado, Cuba
A horsecart near cajobado Cuba.
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A girl with a parasol in Bayam, Cub

A girl with a parasol in Bayam, Cub
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Getting a Shoeshine in Trinidad, Cuba

Getting a Shoeshine in Trinidad, Cuba
Getting a shoeshine in Trinidad, Cuba.

Daily Prayers in Lhasa, Tibet

Daily Prayers in Lhasa, Tibet
Daily prayers in Lhasa, Tibet.

Mexico City: Biking in a Vast City

Mexico City: Biking in a Vast City
Mexico City: On any Sunday, you'll see bikers taking over the Reforma and other major boulevards.

Mexico City: Thriving, Cosmopolitan and Green

Mexico City: Thriving, Cosmopolitan and Green
Mexico City, a city that's endured a lot of hardship, is now cosmopolitain, cleaner and even has bikes to rent short term.

Mount Everest From Base Camp

Mount Everest From Base Camp
Mount Everest from Base camp.

Quebec's Little Train Bikeway: Recreational Cycling At Its Best

Quebec's Little Train Bikeway: Recreational Cycling At Its Best
Quebec biking:Wendy Hammerle writes about her trip along Quebec's Le P'tit Train du Norde Linear Bikeway.

Biking in Tuscany

Biking in Tuscany
Biking in Tuscany

A Netherlands Bike and Boat Adventure

A Netherlands Bike and Boat Adventure
Biking and boating in the Netherlands: Shady Hartshorne and Laurie Ellis discover the joys of flat bike trails in Holland.

Biking in Beijing-GoNOMAD.com

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Biking in Beijing | Bike adventures around China's largest city.

Biking the Hiawatha Trail on the Idaho-Montana border.

Biking the Hiawatha Trail on the Idaho-Montana border.
Biking the Hiawatha trail on the Idaho-Montana border.

Yamdrok Lake, Tibet

Yamdrok Lake, Tibet
Yamdrok Lake, Tibet

The Road to Lalibela: Cycling Ethiopia’s Ancient Heartland

The Road to Lalibela: Cycling Ethiopia’s Ancient Heartland
Cycling the road to Lalibela: cycling Ethiopia's ancient heartland. Matthew Kadey bicycles through Africa.

Biking in Cambodia

Biking in Cambodia
Cambodia: Biking the Charming Kingdom of Wonder. An up and coming bike destination in Southeast Asia.

Wisconsin's Glacial Drumlin Trail: The Leisurely Way

Wisconsin's Glacial Drumlin Trail: The Leisurely Way
Mary Ann Noe bikes Wisconsin's Drumlin Glacial Trail from Cottage Grove to Waukesha with lots of interesting stops along the way.

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