The Experience Plus bike guide marks each day’s route on the pavement, so you can race side-by-side with local cyclists and detour at the smell of chocolate.
Eureka moments on Highway 49 as gold country attractions segue to heart-racing adventures on California’s scenic waterways.
A midsummer idyll in Oregon, uncovering its genteel side. Savoring countryside pleasures and classy urban nests.
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Prospectors, schemers and dreamers left an enduring mark on the towns along Highway 49. I followed in their footsteps, exploring California’s historic gold country from Placerville to Groveland on a six-day road trip. The gold discovery on the American River launched a worldwide stampede. Now visitors flock there for … [day-by-day guide...]
Italy’s alpine lakes offer cyclists much more than scenic rides. The lake shores are dotted with beach parks, resorts, villas, quaint villages and Italian towns settled in Roman times. Ferries provide easy access to bike paths and panoramic views of the Alps. Lake Maggiore is the most westerly and is 43 miles long; Lake … [day-by-day guide...]
Oregon is the perfect venue for a relaxing six-day road trip for parents and their adult children. This itinerary starts in Ashland at the Oregon Shakespeare Festival, continues to the wine country and ends in Portland. Taste Oregon’s unique terroir in the wines produced in the little-known Umpqua Valley and in … [day-by-day guide...]