osaka castle

Biking to Osaka Castle

A bike ride to Osaka's main tourist attraction, Osaka Castle, to catch a view of the city on a sunny day.
kinkakuji kyoto

Painful Bike Ride to Kyoto’s Golden Pavilion

I took a painful bike ride to visit the golden pavilion at Kinkaku-ji in Kyoto. It was worth the ride, if only I had a better bike.
Qixing Lake

Biking Taiwan’s East Coast

A long ride along Taiwan's eastern coastal bike path in Hualien that ended with sunburned hands and some wonderful scenery.
riverside park

YouBike on Taipei Riverside

Taking a long ride on the public share known as YouBike around Taipei's Keelung Riverfront Park and enjoying the views of the city.
bike hanoi

Finding Quiet Views in Hanoi

On a walk to Trúc Bạch Lake and West Lake on my last weekend in Hanoi, I found a rather quiet street right along Trúc Bạch Lake on Tran Vu.
nam coc sampan

Paddling Through Nam Coc, Vietnam

A sampan ride through the mountains and caves of Nam Coc in northern Vietnam.
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Biking the Road Less Traveled in Angkor Wat

Biking on my last day in Siem Reap. I took a 40-mile bike ride on mostly empty roads around Angkor Wat and the Cambodian countryside.
Bike JC

Jersey City on a Bike

A bike ride through Jersey City with more than 600 other cyclists on the 4th annual Bike JC Jersey City Ward Tour.
liberty state park

Story of a Bridge

Jersey City installed a new Liberty State Park bridge for pedestrians and bikes. It replaces the bridge washed away by Hurricane Sandy.
grand central

In the Summer Streets

August 4th marked the beginning of New York City's summer streets. Every Saturday during August, the city closes the streets between Foley Square by...
exchange place jersey city

Biking Jersey City

Sunday was the Bike JC ward tour. The 15-mile ride looped through all six wards of Jersey City -- much of which I hadn't...
world trade center

Cycling Season

The inconsistency of the weather has made it difficult to go for bike rides around town (unless you count my daily commute). Yesterday was...