I’m constantly finding new websites that teach me something new and exciting. This list is constantly being modified, so come back sometime soon and you might find some more links.
If you’ve got a brilliant site that you’ve found that is not on the list, please let me know.
My Favourite Sites
Bicycle Traveller Magazine: Nicely presented information about bike touring, stories, gear reviews
Crazy Guy on A Bike: Massive touring database, with reviews, websites, thousands of blogs, pictures
Cycling Around the World: Touring tips for countries all around the world, gear lists, gear advice
Cycletourer: Lots of excellent information and tips on gear, countries and travel
Down the Road: Bike touring information from someone who’s spent over a decade on the road!
GoBicycleTouring: Great information, impressive list of touring websites and blogs!
Loaded Touring: Lots of great pictures of touring bikes and people on their trips
Sheldon Brown: Amazing bike part advice and how-to database
TravellingTwo: Articles for everything bike touring, stories, advice, how-tos
WorldBiking: Really great database from a couple who’ve been on the road for many years!
WorldRandonneur: Touring gear information from the creator of Vivente bikes!
Sites for Touring Advice
A Bike Journey: Great country information and blog from a couple who rode from England to Australia.
Adventure Cycling Association: This is a great organization, leading the way in the development of bicycle routes across the country. Their maps are prized among tourists as the best and most complete in the country. If you’re interested in touring, this is an organization worth joining, and their website is a great touring resource.
Bicycletouring 101: General touring info
Bicycle Tour Worldwide: Find organised tours at the destination you want to go!
Bicycle Touring Guide: General touring info, map information, gear advice
Bike About: Liz and Chris have a great resource which has lots of great country and general touring information.
Bike Touring Tips: Great touring site with more than 1400 entries, links and journals covering all aspects of bike touring. The entire archive is searchable by location or topic.
Bike Packing: Forums, reviews, destinations, articles for lightweight touring
Cycling Gypsies: Bike touring with dogs, gear, writing books
CycloCamping: Touring product advice, online store, forum
REI: Bike touring gear tips
Rick Steves (The well-known PBS travel correspondent on bicycle touring in Europe) Ride the Road Best 25 world tours
Tom’s Bike Trip: Tom covers some important touring information and write a great blog too!
Tour.tk: Lots of great info on countries around the world
Tour Tales: Lots of bicycle touring stories
Sites for Blogs
2010 Till When?: Interesting read from European and Asian touring adventures
350south: Some interesting stuff from some guys riding the Americas in 350 days
Aaron and Jacqui’s Adventure: Love Jacqui’s writing and Aaron’s photography!
A Spin Around the World: Great blog posts from a couple travelling around the world!
Candy Trail: Michael Powell has been travelling since 1988 (as long as I’ve been alive!) taking lots of great photos.
Cycling Silk: Two girls who spent 10 months riding through the Middle East
Cycling the Six: Follow Steve Fabes as he rides through all continents!
Daring Dynamos: They do a good write up as they ride through Europe.
World Cycle Tour: Blog information about a ride completed from London to Singapore
World Cycling Tour: Ryan and Bex ride from England to NZ
Sites for Bike Touring Videos
WorldCycle Videos: A great Vimeo database of touring videos – updated regularly!