The Trip-Finder, January 1998
Mountain-Biking Off-limits Territory
|International Bicycle Fund|
|Company of Adventurers|
The Route: Touring 320 miles on rudimentary roads. For two weeks you'll pedal from inn to inn through the small towns and countryside of this lush Caribbean island.
When to go: January, February, April, November, December
Travel advisory: Because the United States bars air travel to Cuba, you'll have to fly to Havana via Toronto, Montreal, Vancouver, Mexico City, Cancún, or Nassau.
- Being invited to a neighborhood lobster barbeque by a family in Pinar del Río.
- Not being able to legally spend money in Cuba, unless you have a license to travel there from the U.S. government.
Copyright 1998, Outside magazine