Is Taiwan the Cycling Capitol of Asia?

Is Taiwan the Cycling Capitol of Asia?

Taiwan looks as if it were designed as a paradise for cyclists. Offering unparalleled scenery, challenging terrain, and amenities for weary riders, the island nation draws more and more visitors from across the globe each year. “There aren’t many places in the world where you can ride along the coast, then (travel a short distance […]

The Best Winter Cycling Gear of 2019

The Best Winter Cycling Gear of 2019

Keep riding long after everyone else has put their bike away for the season (Charles Dustin Sammann) Rapha Cargo Bib Tights ($325) The Cargo is everything you want in deep winter. It’s cut high enough in front to forestall cold seep, offers full coverage in back for extra insulation, and features big reflective hits on […]

Saddling up in Mallorca: Cycling away from stereotypes on a holiday

Saddling up in Mallorca: Cycling away from stereotypes on a holiday

Discover the beautiful city of Palma de Mallorca by bicycle and drink in the cultural delights like a visit to the stunning La Seu Cathedral Cycling in Peguera, Majorca. P is for Paradise, and Palma: With its port, the Castillo Bellver, its bustling streets and the cathedral, above, it’s as classy a city as Barcelona […]

Discovering the camaraderie of cycling

Discovering the camaraderie of cycling

New Horizons coordinator Wendy Studman with participants and former coordinator Sue Lake. Lots of people who ride bikes, including me, don’t necessarily see themselves as “cyclists”. We don’t wear lycra or have those fancy shoes that clip into the pedals. We don’t ride high-tech bikes that are so light you can lift them onto the roof […]