If cruising on two wheels is your thing, don’t miss these bike-friendly cities. With bike infrastructure firmly in place, these cities around the globe are your best bet for riding.
The top of every bike-friendly list, Amsterdam is always on it for good reason. With bikes and cars sharing roads without animosity — along with a bicycle infrastructure in place — there’s no bicycle rage here.
Not only is Copenhagen small enough to be easily explored by bicycle, but it’s common; more than half of the city rides to school or work.
Ahead of its time, Montreal got on the bike bandwagon in the ‘80s and it’s paid off. It has almost 400 miles of bike paths and a robust bike-sharing system.
Aside from getting props for a serious cycling community in such a cold environment, the city enjoys 120 miles of bike facilities.
In this massive city, bicycles are used as easy ways to get around neighborhoods. In fact, more than 14 percent of all trips in the capital are made by bike.
Sweet Amalia Oyster Farm is a unique dining destination in Newfield, New Jersey. The aquaculture hand harvests its own oysters on site. In addition to delivering oysters to local restaurants, Sweet Amalia also operates a market and restaurant.
Prepare your taste buds for the trip of a lifetime in Greece. About 100 Greek products — from wines, cheese and fruits to honey and oils — earned a Protected Designation of Origin from the European Union, and the country’s most beloved dishes include Greek Choriatiki salad, tzatziki, souvlaki and moussaka, with its layers of eggplant, potato, minced meat and bechamel. And those are only a few of the many highlights.
During the spooky season, fans of haunts and scares should visit Laredo, Texas, to discover the haunted heritage of the 266-year-old city. Visitors are able to embrace the story of La Llorona, witness apparitions of spirits walking through Laredo and the movement of objects in homes and buildings in the historic district. All these phenomena make for an uneasy stroll through the city’s oldest neighborhoods.
Roller coaster enthusiasts already know America offers a number of exciting thrill rides, and the car rental experts at StressFreeCarRental.com created a map of the roller coasters with the biggest drops across the country to make it even easier to map out a journey of adrenaline.
With more than 6,000 islands total, with 227 inhabited, in Greece, the selection is overwhelming. Which one is perfect for your next vacation?
Dia de los Muertos is celebrated Nov. 1, to honor and celebrate remembered friends and family who have passed. Observers of this holiday create ofrendas, or altars, containing beverages, food, photos and memorabilia of the departed. For adults, offerings of tequila are placed upon graves as a salute to their time on earth. Give a toast to the continuation of life with these tequila offerings.