Many people go on bicycle tours on their own. It’s an added accolade that you rode your bike in challenging conditions, faced obstacles after obstacles, and on top of all that – you did it alone! Impressive indeed. For many, including myself, I enjoy traveling with people. I traveled solo once last Christmas but I normally more »

10 Ways to Find Bicycle Touring Companions

Sang Hyun at the Otter Crest Loop 2
  Believe it or not, bike touring can be an expensive endeavor. My bike tour down the Pacific Coast in July costed about $1269 for a month-long excursion (see my previous post, “A Pacific Coast Bike Tour By the Numbers”). Considering that we were on the road for over 30 days, a $40 a day more »

How to Bicycle Tour Affordably

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Technological advances brought us 2 really important things: the Internet and mobile phones.  With these two things, it is possible to stay connected wherever you have cell reception and perhaps even try to automate a little bit of your life.  One website is doing just that. stands for “If This Then That”, which allows you more »

7 Automated Internet Tasks for Cyclists (Using IFTTT)