Cycling Australia: Adventure Down Under

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If you’re planning a biking vacation, why not head to one of the most beautiful places on Earth?

Cycling Australia

Cyclists pass a kangaroo sign in Stage One of the Tour Down Under in Adelaide in 2009

If you love the idea of taking a biking vacation in a foreign country, you’ll adore cycling Australia. It is, without a doubt, one of the most beautiful places to explore in the world. It is rich with incredible wildlife and many interesting florae. There are things you’ll see here, that you will never be able to experience elsewhere. Plus, it’s safer than many other countries with most people here speaking English. This adds to your safety because you’re more likely to be able to connect with people should you need some help.

When planning your trip down under, it’s a great idea to get in touch with a biking club in the area you plan on visiting. Not only will they put you in touch with some wonderful people who share your passion for biking, but they’ll also be able to tell you about the best trails to ride and sights to see. In addition, they’ll inform you about hazards to avoid and rules you’ll need to follow. A local’s inside information is more priceless than you can imagine.

Another good thing to do is to pick up a couple of biking guides to the country. These books will give you information about everything from accommodations to restaurants and bike shops. They will help you plan your trip before you even leave. These books will also provide you with information about cultural differences you may not be aware of. The last thing you want to do is offend any of your new biking partners. Plus, you’ll get a chance to learn the lingo ahead of time, making the need for a slang-to-English translator obsolete on any of your bicycling tours!