Communities across the US are beginning to open back up. Biking is often found on the list of permitted activities. If you prepare and follow some safety best practices, biking can be a fun and enjoyable way to get out of the house while staying healthy. Here are some tips for bike safety coming out of quarantine.
How to Stay Active when Coronavirus Interrupts Your Gym and Travel Routines: Coronavirus or COVID-19 has interrupted the routines of people around the world. Many are avoiding public places (including the gym) or halting travel plans to reduce their risk. It’s more important than ever for people to protect their health. That includes remaining physically active and reducing stress. Regular, moderate exercise has been shown to boost immune function and reduce the risk of illness. Even if your travel plans have been postponed, you can find a local getaway without leaving your community!
Erik Gauger is a special kind of travel enthusiast. You can find his journeys around the world documented in engaging prose and stunning images on his travel blog, Notes from the Road, but that’s only part of the story. His vivid curiosity about place and people helps him see the exotic and adventurous all around – whether traveling 1 mile or 1,000 miles from home. Read on to learn about Gauger’s perspectives on sustainable tourism, how you can travel on absolutely any budget, and the single most important skill any voyager should master.
Travel news roundup for the week of Sept. 9.