10 Awesome Bike Rides in Asia

Tired of riding in the same old places? Looking to explore somewhere new? Look no further. We have pulled together a list of TOP CYCLE TOURS in Asia which need to be ridden now! 1. Angkor Experience Cycling beneath towering fig trees amongst a thousand years of Khmer history is an absolute delight and cycling […]

The Hidden Gems of Bulgaria

Bulgaria has much to boast about. Apart from a fascinating history, incredible mountain ranges, characteristic architecture, a thriving arts scene, ski resorts and Black Sea beaches, along with heart-warming culture, there are hidden gems awaiting to be discovered. Here are the gems that need to be found! Rose oil of Bulgaria   One of the […]

Day Tripping Along the Mekong River Valley

You don’t need a lot of time for a biking adventure. There are plenty of day trips that can help satisfy the need for a two-wheeled tour, be it through the city or countryside, on or off road. Not all of us can take a week or two, much less four or five days, to […]

Top 5 Family Cycle Holidays in Asia

Tired of the usual vacation spots? Looking for a new adventure to share with the entire family? Look no further than SpiceRoads Family Cycle Holidays! Coming up with a family holiday that captures everyone’s attention can be hard. If your family enjoys the outdoors even a little bit, seek one of SpiceRoads’ Family Cycle Holidays […]

Discover the Real-Life Shangri-La and More in Yunnan!

Mountainous terrain and smooth lakeside plains offer myriad environs and technical challenges for cyclists. Add the majestic beauty and unique traditions and history and you get a taste of the visions James Hilton saw as he envisioned the peaceful paradise for his book, Lost Horizons. Located in southwestern China, Yunnan province borders Burma, Laos, and […]

The Bewitching Beauty of the Balkans

Located near the hearts of ancient civilizations and long a gateway between East and West, the Balkans have seen and been influenced by major global triumphs and tribulations. In addition to local customs, cultures, and histories, the Balkan nations were at the crossroads of Orthodoxy, Catholicism, and Islam. They found themselves in battles with and […]

Mystery of the “Male” Geisha

The Geisha: white faced, dosage cherry lipped, robed in luxurious silks, full of delicacy, grace and mystery. They’re a cultural icon of Japan, a definition of femininity and temptation rooted in a cultural evolution of…. men? Counter to every image and emotion geisha conjure in today’s world, the first geisha were actually men. Known as […]