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Hiking to Colombia’s Lost City

When I mention Colombia in conversation, my American acquaintances normally initially assume I’m talking about the university (note: the university is spelled Columbia).

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Netherlands 2021: Great Fun Back on the Fietspads!

Good memories are the seeds of good dreams, I believe. That’s why I leaped at the chance to join the South Holland boat-and-bike Tour, along with my brother Kevin, in July (2021).

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Albanian Highlights Bike Tour

Photo Friday … Albanian Highlights Bike Tour … “We travel not to escape life, but for life not to escape us.” Robyn Yong … Having been a self-employed real estate entrepreneur and investor enabled me opportunities to indulge my avid interest in traveling and cycling.

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The Future of Travel

The world is reemerging. A handful of international destinations have now opened their borders with more to follow. As the number of those vaccinated increases, intrepid travelers celebrate.

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Porto to Santiago: A Surprise Outcome

No matter how many bike trips I take, there’s always a moment when the thrill of it all hits home.

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Tripsite Traveler: Bikes, Tulips, Canals and Windmills

We recently caught up with Tripsite Traveler, Liz Ling, who had a blast on our 8 Day Tulip Tour aboard the Quo Vadis . Along the way, she snapped some lovely photos from the bike path. Heres what Liz had to say about her trip: Adventure and being active is what we love, especially when traveling.

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Cycling Umbria: A Gastronomy Bike Tour

After the bustle of Rome, Umbria was a romantic movie set. Lesley and I were charmed to see children playing in Spello’s piazza fountain, their mothers sitting nearby chatting, and old men soaking up the sun.

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Vietnam and Cambodia Adventure

My appreciation of the lovely people of Vietnam and Cambodia began on the first day of our tour. I observed the delightful children and particularly their hard-working mothers.

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Tripsite Traveler - A Self-Guided Adventure

Adventure – with Support – at Every Turn … My brother and I did our first “unguided” bike tour in July – a weeklong ride from Paris to London (with a ferry ride across the English Channel) – and were delighted both by our sense of independence and the support the tour company gave us.

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The Netherlands Deserves a Cycle of Appreciation

For my third bike and barge vacation, I was looking for a destination that was not too warm in the summer, not too hilly, not too expensive and full of interesting people and sites.

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Tripsite Traveler: Metz to Mainz with Gina Friedlander

The Anti-Cruise Cruise … A bike and barge holiday is the polar opposite of a cruise ship vacation. While on a mega-sized ship, you see the world from the top down, high above the water and leagues from the shore. The luxury and size of the ship insulate you from your environment.

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Tripsite Traveler: Cycling & Safari in South Africa

A cycling and safari expericence in South Africa... What an opportunity I thought, to go on a bike trip that is a safari at the same time? A real safari and I wasn’t disappointed at the end. It was so unique. From cycling on quiet roads, through private orchards and staying inside Kruger Nat.

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