Blog Category: Cycling News

Tripsite Does: Five Boro Bike Tour 2016

July 18, 2016 • 1 Comment

Cold, rainy and surprisingly a blast!Another year in the books. Climbing the stairs of the Tripsite HQ (home-office) in Springville, Pa after participating in the Five Boro Bike Tour, I could not help but look at the old Five Boro Bike Tour jersey's on the wall and think "Seriously? We (Tripsite) have been participating in this event for more than a decade and it has never rained." Well, this year it rained. Let me paint you a picture. Read More

Mary with Host Family

Traveling In Uncertain Times

March 24, 2016 • 3 Comments

by Mary ZdancewiczOn the morning of the recent terrorist attacks, I was dropped off at the airport in Missoula, Montana, to begin my journey back to Pennsylvania after an extended time with family and the Tripsite Missoula team. It was 5:15 am. Upon arriving at my gate, I noticed the news, on every TV screen, another terrorist attack. The sound was turned down so it took some time to read the banner as it scrolled from left to right. Read More

Coming Soon: Magnifique II

April 23, 2015

We are delighted to announce the launch of a new premium barge, the MAGNIFIQUE II.The new vessel will be a sister ship of the MAGNIFIQUE and will be launched in the Spring of 2016 to accommodate bike and barge tour travelers sailing the waters of Holland and Belgium. Read More

Q&A With Author Steve Garufi

March 25, 2015

We recently had the opportunity to connect with Steve Garufi, bicyclist and author of "Under a Triumphant Sky, a Bike Across America Story." Steve is an avid bicyclist and traveler who has biked across the United States twice! Q: Tell me a little bit about yourself. How did you get into biking? A: I'm a single, 43-year-old American living in the Rocky Mountain region of Colorado. I work as a mental health therapist. Read More