If you are keen to get out on the bike and explore a new area there are a few ways to do it.
Just ride and hope for the best.
Try to find a local bunch to tag along with.
Go onto Google maps and have a look at the roads in the area.
Use the wealth of data accumulated...
So you’ve decided to take on the challenge of a self supported cycling trip. You know what you need for most holidays - clothes, warm weather gear, swimmers, food, camping supplies, passport, cash etc….but what should you take on a self supported cycling trip?