Destinations

You’re in great shape. Your bike is ready. Your itinerary is sorted. But without the right travel insurance, the two-wheeled adventure of your dreams could quickly turn into a nightmare, as Peter Maniaty (no stranger to overseas bike accidents himself) explores.

Cobbles. The mere thought of them conjures up excitement, anticipation, sweaty palms and dreams of adventure. Flanders is the home of cobbles so that's where we reviewed the latest Roubaix from Specialized.

Nat Bromhead picked up a new Focus Paralane in Adelaide for review, and immediately felt the urge to get away from it all to do some adventure riding in the outback.

The global pandemic and overseas travel restrictions are no match for the willpower and dedication of this group of keen riders - and there's still time for you to join them!

The charming Catalan city of Girona is one of Europe’s best cycling bases for amateurs and professionals alike, as Peter Maniaty discovered.

It’s a surreal feeling to think that only 1 month ago we were competing in the 3 day Haute Route (HR) cyclosportif in the wonderful country of Oman.

Bicycling Australia Editor Nat Bromhead and ultra-endurance cyclist Davin Harding recently spent the best part of a week discovering Victoria’s high country by bike.

Australia’s most populous state isn’t exactly known as a cycling utopia. But one pocket of NSW less than three hours from Sydney is swimming briskly against the tide, as Peter Maniaty and a bunch of riding mates recently found out.

With snow forecast to fall in the Snowy Mountains in early November, we took Bianchi's recently-released Impulso AllRoad to the cold country to put it to the test.

Relatively unknown to many of Sydney's locals and visitors, the Cooks River Cycleway connects Botany Bay on the coast and Homebush Bay in the west. 23km in length, it is the perfect destination for recreational cyclists of all ages & abilities.

China is a country full of traditions, with a massive history and not the first place we think about when dreaming of our next cycling holiday.

Roughly 120km south of Taipei, Taichung is Taiwan’s second biggest city, mostly flat, and very rideable. This is where Peter Maniaty tested out the local bike hire scheme.

In part 1 of the Cycling Sydney special we rode the Cooks River Cycleway, a 23km bike path linking Botany Bay with Homebush Bay. Here we visit West Head - a challenging but rewarding ride on smooth, fast & traffic-free roads.

Ask any Australian to name a country famous for cycling and they will probably say France or Italy. But for true cycling purists the most famous country is undoubtedly Belgium and more specifically, the region of Flanders.

We investigate the undeniable allure of Brisbane’s ‘hill they call a mountain’

It’s one of the highest, longest climbs in Australia. Karen Forman climbs the iconic Charlotte Pass.