The biggest downside to long distance bicycle travel is that once you set out on a bike you are committed to riding a bike. Sometimes possible to put a bike on a train or bus, but it's always a hassle that is often not worth doing -- especially when you're in places where you have to pay extra to ca
We’re seeing a whole host of exciting new bicycles hitting the market. Whether it’s traditional city bicycles or sleek fixed gear road bikes, we love to see these perfectly engineered objects hit the road. On the other side of the spectrum comes Extans’ Akhal, a new luxury bicycle showcasing stunning craftsmanship and beautiful design in two limited editions: the Akhal Shadow and Akhal Shine. When we first saw Akhal we couldn’t take our eyes off it.