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Seaside to mountains…

Thursday 7/23/2015

Along the coast of Newport RI
Along the coast of Newport RI

Getting internet has been a challenge for the last few days.   Our final day of ocean side bicycle touring is in Newport Rhode Island.   After revisiting our route and wondering how we could possibly navigate the busy narrow roadways through touristy downtown, we happened on a road called Ocean Way.  Who can resist a road called Ocean Way?

Newport is home port for sailors (The Americas Cup), the Tennis Hall of Fame and some of the most amazing seafood.   All of these attractions draws tourists and traffic.   And here we are, trying to ride our bikes on one way roads that are foreign to us, with drivers that are not as bicycle friendly as our prior days of touring. Continue reading Seaside to mountains…