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May 19, 2011 in Italy VBT Community / (0) comments

May19
Machu Picchu, Peru

Recently one of our travelers, Beverly Phillips, wrote an article about her experience on our Italy: Po River Valley and Lake Garda Bicycling Vacation. In October of 2010 Beverly was able to finally fulfill her life long dream of revisiting the country where she spent part of her childhood.  For her it wasn’t only about taking in the beautiful scenery, but it was about discovering or rediscovering the Italian… Read More

May 13, 2011 in Maine VBT Community / (0) comments

May13
Machu Picchu, Peru

 If it weren’t for a love of travel, Anne’s and Tony’s far-reaching paths would never have crossed. Fortunately for each of these devoted travelers, fate had marriage in store for them, and VBT travelers have been benefiting ever since. Anne and Tony are Trip Leaders on VBT’s six-day Maine Coast: Purely Acadia bicycling vacation, and the same personal sense of… Read More

May 12, 2011 in Culinary France / (0) comments

May12
Machu Picchu, Peru

If anyone knows crepes, it’s VBT Burgundy Trip Leader Sophie. After all, one cannot grow up in western France, between Burgundy and the Loire Valley, without loving this distinctly French culinary specialty. In fact, she considers crepes her “comfort food.” As a child in the village of Chateaubriant, she helped prepare various savory and sweet fillings for her mother’s delicate… Read More

Machu Picchu, Peru

Gregg’s Journal Holland and Belgium Bike & Barge 40th Anniversary Vacation April 18-24, 2011 After an eternity of little tasks that need attention before a week out of the office, I leave Bristol at mid morning for my flight departing from Montreal for Amsterdam, a familiar city after all these years. My first memory of Amsterdam is a post 9-11… Read More

April 22, 2011 in Gregg's Journal / (0) comments

Apr22
Machu Picchu, Peru

After another delicious breakfast on board the Iris, we set off cycling at 9:00 AM. Some folks chose to set sail and get dropped off down stream to shorten their day and enjoy the pleasant cruise along the peaceful canal. The ride today was along bike paths through more agricultural farmland than previous days. We coasted past freshly tilled fields, down roadways… Read More

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