Everything you need to know to get prepared. Bike maintenance tips to keep you on the road. Comprehensive listings for sleeping, eating and facilities along the way. Lonely Planet knows Australia. The coasts of the wide brown land are perfect for cycle touring, and we've chosen the best rides for every interest and ability level. It's a continent's worth of great cycling experiences - from the wildernesses and superb coastal scenery of Tasmania, to the historic sites and gourmet highlights of Victoria, and World Heritage rainforests in Queensland. Whether you want a short ride through a cool eucalypt forest or a wild 10-day outing through the country's most dramatic coastline, this guide gives you the best of Australia on two wheels.These bikes look similar to road bikes but generally have relaxed frame geometry for comfort and predictable steering; fittings ... to buy a touring bike, most tend to be custom-built these days, but Cannondale (www.cannondale .com) and Trekanbsp;...
|Author||:||Andrew Bain, Ethan Gelber|
|Publisher||:||Lonely Planet - 2009|