Biking

Absolutely Breathtaking

AFP | Relaxnews | Posted 03.10.2014 | Canada Travel

(Relaxnews) - Experts predict that 2014 will be the year of the bike, as cycling continues to gain fans worldwide. Following the trend, a number of co...

Biking In The City May Be Hurting Your Health

AFP/Relaxnews | Posted 12.31.2013 | Canada Living

Urban cycling, while good for the environment, may pose a risk your health, a new Dublin study has found. Cycling in congested cities could do mor...

Six Tips for Niagara-on-the-Lake Visits

Travelzoo Canada | Posted 01.23.2014 | Canada Travel
Travelzoo Canada

Being a Toronto native I have been to Niagara Falls many times, but never actually spent quality time in Niagara-on-the-Lake. What a completely different experience! There are many ways to experience the region, but here is a list of tips and tricks that we discovered on our getaway:

SavvyMom Roundup: Talking with Toddlers and More

Minnow Hamilton | Posted 07.30.2013 | Canada Living
Minnow Hamilton

Our crack team at City Hall wasn't all that caught my attention this week. Funny parenting videos, more viral ads from Kmart, technology in sports and a great bike for families, all the way from Denmark, made the list. Sorry Rob, you've had too much air time already.

Bikes, Trikes and Great Gear for All Ages

Minnow Hamilton | Posted 06.10.2013 | Canada Living
Minnow Hamilton

There is nothing like your first set of wheels -- and learning to ride them is a very big deal. Here's our list of not-to-be-missed bikes, trikes and great gear for all ages.

The Most Efficient Transportation On the Planet

David Dodge | Posted 03.31.2013 | Canada Living
David Dodge

Ever since the 1950s the car has been the accidental architect of our cities. Billions of dollars have been dedicated to roads, overpasses, tunnels and other car infrastructure. Enter the bicycle. It is the most efficient form of transportation on the planet.

Lance Armstrong, Champion Doper?

Kolby Solinsky | Posted 10.25.2012 | Canada
Kolby Solinsky

If you work at ESPN, CBS, The Huffington Post, TSN, Sportsnet, FOX Sports, CBC, BCC, Some French Television Station Whose Sole Goal in Life is to Tarnish American Superstars, Al-Jazeera, or any other credible mainstream news organization, your goal is not to speculate over whether Lance Armstrong is guilty or not. It's to report the facts.

Is Your Bike Ruining Your Sex Life?

The Huffington Post Canada | Posted 07.09.2012 | Canada Living

The many benefits of cycling have been expounded for years -- the cardiovascular exercise, the strengthening of muscles, the reduction in stress. But ...

From Vibrators to Parents Fails, the Best of the Week

Minnow Hamilton | Posted 07.26.2012 | Canada Living
Minnow Hamilton

After a long weekend and a short week, there was a lot in my inbox to review. Here are the five things that caught my attention this week.

What Does 'Bikeability' Mean In Canada?

The Huffington Post Canada | Rebecca Zamon | Posted 05.15.2012 | Canada Living

If you love riding around on two wheels, there are certain cities in Canada that are better suited for you than others -- and some you want to avoid a...

Commuters Of The World More Cranky Than Ever

CBC | Posted 11.08.2011 | Canada

Canadian motorists may growl at traffic congestion and other commuting woes, but a new survey suggests that at least two cities rank among...

UBC Researchers Develop 'Bikeability Index'

The Canadian Press | Tamsyn Burgmann | Posted 08.27.2011 | Canada

THE CANADIAN PRESS -- VANCOUVER -- University of British Columbia researchers are pedaling past the old adage "You are what you eat" to propose that b...

Bike Etiquette

Debra Goldblatt-Sadowski | Posted 08.24.2011 | Canada
Debra Goldblatt-Sadowski

After getting on a bike after almost 17 years recently, the old adage is true -- you never forget how to ride a bike. You just may need a lesson in the rules of the road.

Burn Calories, Not Gas: Ride a Bike

David Suzuki | Posted 07.26.2011 | Canada
David Suzuki

Almost 200 years after the first two-wheeler was made, people are still coming up with innovative ideas for one of the simplest, most practical and efficient transportation devices ever invented.