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Vintage global bicycle tour photos on display at UCLA

Image from the Sachtleben Allen expedition

We’ve all probably seen photos, slides and digital images taken on bicycle tours. But an exhibition at the Fowler Museum at UCLA displays amazing photographs taken by two early bicycle explorers traveling in the Middle East more than 100 years ago.

Entitled “Round Trip: Bicycle Asia Minor 1891″, the exhibition features photos taken by  Americans William Sachtleben …

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Images from a four-continent bicycle tour

Selected pages from Bicycle Around the World

The global bicycle travels of  photographer Paul Jeurissen and writer Grace Johnson are presented in photos in a newly released, free e-book entitled “Bicycling Around the World.”

“Wherever we go, we search out bike culture, dramatic landscapes and remote places,” Grace writes. “By the end of this book, we hope you’ll agree that the world …

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Scenes of the John Wayne Pioneer rail-trail — then and now

Trestle over Boetzke Creek circa 1911

The John Wayne Pioneer rail-trail that rolls through the Iron Horse State Park has to be one of my favorite bicycling destinations. It’s close enough for overnight bicycle camping, but I also get a feeling that I can get-away-from-it-all up here.

I’m including it in a book that I’ve been asked to write about the …

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