Top 8 Tips To Follow When Cycling Abroad

Published on April 28th 2022


Riding your bike in another country is a really enjoyable way to spend a holiday, but you need to be aware that it will be a change to what you’re used to. Different road rules, weather, language and food all play a part in what makes that overseas riding experience special, so here are our top 8 tips to follow when cycling abroad! 0:00 Intro 0:38 Rules Of The Road 1:22 You Can’t Book The Weather! 1:52 Respect The Locals 2:48 Learn The Lingo 3:21 Have A Bailout Plan 4:01 Daylight Hours 4:37 Try Local Food 5:13 Have Fun! Useful Links: Adventure Documentaries, Exclusive Shows & Live Racing on GCN+: Download the GCN App for free: Join us at the Global Bike Festival: Visit the GCN Shop: Join the GCN Club: Where is your favourite country to go cycling? Let us know in the comments below! 💬 If you liked this video, be sure to give it a thumbs up 👍 and share it with your friends! Watch more on GCN... 📹 8 Essential Tips For Cycling On Your Own! 👉 📹 Watch our Editor’s Choice Playlist 👉 📹 Or why not check out our Features Playlist 👉 ​​ 🎵 Music - licensed by Epidemic Sound / Artlist 🎵 Dansez - Fasion Green Mats - Cushy Llama Drama - Jobii Ragtime - peerless Running in Time - Got Jax Summer Days (2000s Rock Version) - Etienne Roussel Window Weepin' - Lennon Hutton #gcn #cycling #roadbike #roadcycling #travel #tips #italy Photos: © Velo Collection (TDW) / Getty Images & © Bettiniphoto / The Global Cycling Network (GCN) is the largest online cycling channel in the world, bringing together a global community of road cyclists to celebrate everything that’s great about the world of cycling. Our videos bring fans compelling daily content including expert tutorials, techniques, training, racing, cutting-edge bike tech, unparalleled behind the scenes event coverage, humour, entertainment, and more. Presented by ex-pro riders, GCN offers a uniquely qualified insight into the world of cycling, and most importantly it’s fuelled by our passionate and enthusiastic fans – everyone who makes up the GCN community. We also bring the latest and greatest tech to your attention, showcase the best places in the world to ride and get exclusive access to events and races. Welcome to the Global Cycling Network | Inside Cycling Thanks to our sponsors: Castelli Clothing: Giro Helmets: Pinarello Bikes: Zipp Wheels: Topeak Tools: Canyon Bikes: Pirelli Tyres: Orbea Bikes: Vision Wheels: Wahoo Fitness: Park Tool: Elite Bottles: Whoop Fitness: Komoot: Selle Italia: SIS: Zwift: Shimano Wheels: Shadow Stand: DMT Shoes: Muc-Off: Watch our sister channels: GCN Tech - GCN Racing - Global Triathlon Network - GCN Italia - GCN en Espanol - GCN auf Deutsch - GCN en Francais - GCN Japan - GCN Training - Global Mountain Bike Network - GMBN Tech - Electric Mountain Bike Network -