Category Archive: international trails

Sep 20

Opportunity to Improve Island Infrastructure

bicycle trail on island

Time to Look at New Island Transportation Ideas Out of adversity comes opportunity. The damage suffered by island communities and entire islands as a result of recent hurricanes has been devastating. As always, our thoughts go out to those island residents who have suffered great losses. However, our thoughts are not enough. The entire world …

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Jun 18

Trails in England

Lots of Footpaths in England… England is a hikers paradise. For someone from the United States or just about any other country, the mass profusion of walking trails in England is unbelievable. It is no exaggeration to say that they’re everywhere. Whether you’re looking at a local map or driving on one of the roads, …

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Jun 26

Rhine River Trail: Bonn to Koblenz

Remagen, Germany Makes Good Bike Base Camp If you’ve completed your Mosel River Bike Tour and you’d like to explore the Rhine region of Germany by bike, the town of Remagen, Germany provides a good central location for basing your adventures. This bike tour is different than most European long-distance trail tours because it gives you …

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Jun 12

Moselle River Trail: Metz to Thionville

Veloroute Charles le Temerarire This portion of the Moselle River Trail is known locally as the Veloroute Charles le Temerarire or the Charles Temaraire Bicycle Path. It is named after Duke Charles the Bold. I studied the history of Charles le Temeraire in hopes that he was some glorious French leader worthy of having a …

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May 08

Starry Nights Bike Path

Starry Nights bike path in the Netherlands

Back to the Future Bike Path A very futuristic Dutch Starry Nights bike path pays tribute to Van Gogh and one of his most iconic paintings. This glowing bike path is in the town of Eindhoven in the Netherlands. (see map below) Eindhoven is southeast of Amsterdam and was once home to Vincent Van Gogh. …

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Mar 28

Camino del Rey Trail in Spain

Camino del Rey Trail Photos Say it All If trail enthusiasts in Spain can find the funding for this incredible suspended trail, then cities, states, counties, provinces & countries should easily be able to fund the vital trails needed to form an essential network of trails for recreation, exercise and transportation. Although most people call …

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