What do riding everyday in the city and bike touring / bike packing have in common? They both allow you to use your own energy to get somewhere awesome, while carrying your belongings with you on a bike! Bikes that are set up for touring and adventuring make really everyday bikes, because when they’re not carrying your food, shelter, and clothes for camp, they’re capable vehicles for getting groceries, carrying your work clothes, lunch and laptop, and some are even capable of carrying your kids! Plus they’re super fun to ride.Read More
We forget just how painfully dim the world was before electricity. A candle, a good candle, provides barely a hundredth of the illumination of a single 100 watt light bulb. And that was long before bikes discovered electricity.