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America’s Best Bike Tour

By Linda Tancs

Ernest Hemingway said, “It is by riding a bicycle that you learn the contours of a country best, since you have to sweat up the hills and coast down them.” So what could be better than a nearly level bike path along 150 scenic miles? That’s what you get on the Great Allegheny Passage (the GAP), a holy grail for bicyclists. Winding its way between Cumberland, Maryland, and Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania, the trail comprises a series of retired rail corridors—the longest rail trail east of the Mississippi. Aided by interpretive signage, the path crosses the Cumberland Narrows, the Mason-Dixon Line and the Eastern Continental Divide and is dotted with a chain of cyclist-friendly trail towns.

Biking It in London

By Linda Tancs

If cycling is your passion, then be sure to rent a bicycle during your London stay from Go Pedal (  They’ll deliver your bike(s) to the address you provide.  Discount pricing is available for multiple rentals and multiple days.  Lights, child trailers and organized tours are available for a fee as well.  Now, go pedal!

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