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How to Stay Visible While Riding Your Bike

How to Stay Visible While Riding Your Bike

Biking is a great way to stay fit and sightsee, but it can be dangerous when you’re riding on the road with cars or on crowded biking paths. There is no way to totally avoid accidents but taking steps to make yourself more visible when cycling can help you stay safe when you’re out enjoying a ride. Keep these safety tips in mind to ensure that you’re as safe as possible when you’re cycling.

Build Your Own City Bike Tour

Build Your Own City Bike Tour

While guided tours can be really great, sometimes a do-it-yourself version is just as great. Whether you’re looking to make it work during a certain time frame, or you have a unique group and are trying to accommodate several different needs, there are plenty of reasons to rent some bikes and create your own tour. Whether you’re new to Austin or a life-long “weirdo” here are a few ways to to DIY your own city bike tour.

Bikes and Cars: How to Share the Road

Bikes and Cars: How to Share the Road

The open road is called “open” for a reason. It’s meant to be shared and enjoyed by all. But, that does mean things can get crowded. Between bicyclists, cars, pedestrians, scooters, and motorcycles, we all need to do our part to be cautious and aware of our surroundings.  

5 Romantic Ideas for Biking with Your Partner

5 Romantic Ideas for Biking with Your Partner

Admit it: there are few things you’d rather do than hit the road on a sunny day. And what better way to do it than biking with your partner? Sunshine, fresh air, exercise and your favorite person at your side — riding through the highways of life.

3 Reasons to Tour Austin on a Rental Bike

3 Reasons to Tour Austin on a Rental Bike

Austin is special in the fact that it offers all kinds of unique experiences, like bike rentals to tour the city, or guided bike tours. Now I know you’re thinking, “What’s so special about a bike tour?” Here are 3 reasons to tour Austin on a rental bike.

8 Ways To Stay Cool While Biking In Austin This Summer

Summers in Austin are, well, brutal. For anyone who has willingly left the cool sanctuary of AC to face what feels like the bosom of the sun...we salute you. 

There are plenty of ways you can keep yourself cool under the Texas sun. Here are some tips to help you have the most comfortable ride in Austin possible and combat the summer heat!