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Montague Tour of the Americas: Honduras to Panama

Tweet A guest post from Alex and Mireia; traveling the Americas with a Land Cruiser and 2 Montague folding bikes. Our first stop in Honduras is Copan Ruinas, near the border. This tiny village is an excellent base to set up camp while visiting the similarly named ruins of Copan, which are absolutely spectacular. The [...]
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Taipei Cycle Show Recap

Tweet Earlier this month, Asia’s largest bike exhibition, the Taipei Cycle Show took place in Taipei, Taiwan. Montague made the trip over to exhibit our full size folding bikes to the world, and we want to give you an inside look at our trip. After almost 24 hours of travel and a stopover in Tokyo, [...]
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Montague Tour of the Americas: Belize

Tweet Ever wanted to pack up your bikes and go to Belize for a ride through the jungle? Take a look! Although we’ve only spent five days in Belize, we have been pleasantly surprised for two reasons: first, the people. Belize is a truly mixed country with people from Mexico and Guatemala, Mayans, Mennonites (descendants [...]
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Tour of the Americas: Farewell Mexico

Tweet This week: a guest post from Mireia and Alex, our friends traveling the America’s with their Montague bikes. They’ve just enjoyed their last days in Mexico before entering Belize. Here at Montague HQ, we’re feeling a bit envious of their experience… and their warm weather! Here’s a comparison of their situation, and ours here [...]
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A Bike Tour of Martha’s Vineyard: In Winter!

Tweet After feasting on Thanksgiving last Thursday, I really wanted to take a nice long bike ride the next day to burn off the extra calories. I decided to go with some friends to Martha’s Vineyard, a beautiful island full of history which is located off the South coast of Massachusetts. It’s a popular vacation [...]
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Montague Tour of the Americas: Mexico III

Tweet After being isolated for some time, our friends traveling the Americas with their Montague Bikes, Mireia and Alex, finally found some reliable internet to update us. Since they’re last transmission they’ve made their way to Southern Mexico. They’ve been in this country for a month and a half so far, and they’re clearly loving [...]
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Montague Tour of the Americas: Mexico II

Tweet We’ve all been waiting anxiously for another guest post from Mireia and Alex, who are currently traveling the Americas with a modified Land Cruiser, and 2 Montague Bikes. Here it is! They’re still enjoying Mexico, having a great time, and seeing the sights from the saddles of their Montagues. Don’t take our word for [...]
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3000 Mile (and Counting) Tour on a Montague Bike

Tweet Traveling across the US, be it by car, bike, hitchhiking, or hopping freight trains, is the quintessential American adventure. There’s nothing quite like the excitement of the open road. An unsupported bike tour from coast to coast is no easy endeavor, but one young man from Pendleton, Oregon has taken on the challenge with [...]
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Montague Tour of the Americas: Mexico

Tweet Another guest post from the intrepid Mireia and Alex. They crossed the US border two weeks ago towards Mexico, a country that has surprised them with fabulous new experiences: The crossing through Nogales was easier than expected, with no problems we were able to cross the border in 2 hours. Our first stop was [...]
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Montague Tour of the Americas: UTAH MTB

Tweet Another update from the road. A guest post today from Mireia and Alex, our friends touring the Americas with 2 Montague Bikes: After leaving Chicago on the infamous Route 66 and driving through the heartland of America, we decided to deviate and enter Utah. And what a beautiful state it is. We visited the [...]
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