Adventure Cycle-Touring Handbook
By Stephen Lord
Worldwide Cycling Route & Planning Guide. Take the cycle trip of a lifetime. Touring by bicycle is fast becoming a popular option for the adventurous traveller who wants to escape the Backpacker circuit and its long cramped bus rides. Expand your horizons with this Guidebook and turn your bicycle into a travelling machine capable of taking you on the trip of a lifetime - across a country, across a continent, or even right around your world.
- Part One - practical info on how to plan and prepare, what to look for in a bike; adapting a standard bike for the bike ride; choosing components, equipment for the road and review of camping gear; healthy precautions, inoculations, visas, money, and safety.
- Part Two - Trans-Continental route outlines
- Part Three - Tales from the saddle