Carry-On for a Bike and Barge trip

A cycling journey is a great way to really see an area. Biking through the countryside, stopping at local coffee shops, and picnicking along the way, gives you the chance to experience a culture as a traveler instead of a tourist. Many groups offer cycling tours, some staying at hotels along the way with a … Continue reading Carry-On for a Bike and Barge trip

New York Biking Weekend

Five Boro Bike Tour 2015 This weekend, the first weekend in May, we traveled to New York for the TD Five Boro Bike Tour, a 40 mile ride through the streets and over the bridges of NYC. Dave had done this years ago when the tour first began in the city, but for the rest … Continue reading New York Biking Weekend

A Central Park weekend

Summer in the City. If you're lucky enough to visit NYC on a summer weekend, you will want to spend some time in one of the most incredible city parks in the world - Central Park! Central Park was the first landscaped public park in the United States. Its 843 acres include playing fields, gardens, … Continue reading A Central Park weekend