Two Wheels Are All You Need
Published by Atmosphere, Air Transat Magazine | By Genevieve Weynerowski
Fleet, slick, simple and healthy both for the rider and for the planet, bicycles confer an unparalleled and joyful sense of freedom. And oh, the places you can go!
Glyn Jones, a guide with Toronto-based Butterfield and Robinson, says “a sense of adventure, a good sense of humour and a willingness to challenge yourself are pretty common qualities of the travellers who join us.” His own favourite journey is through the vineyards of the Cote d’Or. The famous vineyards of Burgundy are all concentrated along the Cote d’Or which is only about 100 km in length. Riding among these storied vineyards is euphoric and the Cote — which is a limestone escarpment — is always close by if you want to go for a climb!