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Looking Back (and Forward!) with Trip Leader Anne Rush

December 22nd, 2021

If you’re like us, you’re looking ahead to 2022 with a sense of optimism. Maybe you’ve already returned to travel with a 2021 VBT trip and found it as fulfilling and amazing as ever. It was a little different, to be sure, with regulations to follow and masks to wear. But the world hasn’t lost... Read more »

VBT Recipe: Jeff’s Maine Blueberry Pie

December 3rd, 2020

Check out VBT trip leader Jeff’s recipe for blueberry pie below, and join him on the Maine: Acadia National Park tour to sample other local favorites! What’s more American than blueberry pie?  Mainers take their pie very seriously. In Maine, pie is eaten for breakfast and any other time of day. During our VBT tour... Read more »

5 Highlights of Acadia National Park

October 29th, 2020

Quaint fishing harbors, scenic shorelines, forested coves, working lobster boats, and stunning islands—Acadia has something for everyone. This easternmost national park is one of the first places to see the sunrise in the United States each day, and is one of the nation’s most beloved national parks. While there are more things to love about... Read more »

VBT Recipe: Mary Ellen’s Wicked Good Lobster Rolls

June 11th, 2020

Check out VBT trip leader Mary Ellen’s recipe for lobster rolls below, and join her on the Massachusetts: Cape Cod & Martha’s Vineyard tour to sample other local favorites! There are many wonderful highlights of our Massachusetts: Cape Cod & Martha’s Vineyard bike tour. The natural beauty, magnificent beaches, beautiful lighthouses, and stunning ocean views,... Read more »

5 Reasons to Bike the U.S. with VBT

June 19th, 2015

There is something so innately American about getting out on the road and discovering all the wonderfully diverse places across this great land; from its rolling foothills to its towering peaks, sandy beaches to lush forests, southern hospitality to Californian cool to New England charm—it’s all a part of what makes America so unique. There’s... Read more »

Top Moments of Discovery on VBT’s U.S. Bike Tours

March 23rd, 2015

A common misconception of traveling within the United States—rather than Europe or South America—is the lack of cultural discovery one can make along your journey. At VBT, we know all about the abundant diversity of regional cultures, cuisine, and natural beauty you can find right here in the USA.  Our goal is to make a... Read more »

Cycling Highlights of VBT’s Biking Tours in New England

July 7th, 2014

While New England may be known for its harsh winters, our summers and falls are the stuff of legend. Whether cruising along the quaint shores of Massachusetts or Maine, or discovering the rolling hills and pristine lakes of Vermont, our home state, there are miles and miles of amazing riding to be done on VBT’s... Read more »

Enjoy Delicious Maine Seafood on VBT’s Tours in Acadia National Park

March 7th, 2014

  The geology of the Gulf of Maine makes it an ideal body of water for nurturing a natural abundance of sea life, as well as a perfect place for farming clams, salmon and oysters. The waters here are colder and more nutrient rich—due to the rugged coastline and Newfoundland current— than you might find... Read more »

Explore the Rich History of Acadia National Park with VBT

March 4th, 2014

Mount Desert Island, home to Acadia National Park and the bustling summer community of Bar Harbor, is known for a dramatic coastal landscape that was carved by glaciers and the powerful ocean which provides the perfect playground for bikers. Travelers on our Maine Coast: Purely Acadia biking tour will explore beaches and mountains on the... Read more »

5 Reasons to Love Summer in New England

August 2nd, 2013

Here in Vermont, we cherish a classic New England summer. After enduring a long, cold winter we relish in the warmth, the lush scenery and most importantly the ability to play outside without our snow suits on! Biking, walking, swimming, gardening and just taking some time to relax are all on our summer check list... Read more »

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