Ottawa

August 6th, 2016

Ottawa: Sunday Bikedays!

So Ottawa does this awesome thing every Sunday, from mid-May to Labour Day weekend in September, called “Sunday Bikedays” where select highways (or parkways as they’re called in Ottawa) are closed to motor vehicles and open to pedal-power! We were so excited to take part! Though we’ve cycled on highways in Cuba, that was a […]


After exploring Parliament Hill, we headed east on Sussex Drive (which has bike lanes!) to explore Rideau Hall and cycle down the Rideau River Eastern Pathway. I’m going to let the photos tell the story… The Rideau Falls Heather and her Brompton in front of Rideau Hall. The beginning of the Rideau River Eastern Pathway! […]


In our home city of Toronto, we never lock our Bromptons outside. They’re more expensive than regular bikes and we don’t want to tempt bike thieves. However, when we go traveling, sometimes it’s necessary to leave the Bromptons for brief periods of time while we check out a tourist attraction. For these moments, we bring a […]


June 25th, 2016

Bromptoning in Ottawa

Hello! Pier and I haven’t posted on this blog for awhile because, sadly, we haven’t travelled anywhere. We’ve both been busy and broke building new careers. But we decided it was high time for a trip, though it’d have to be cheap. So we gathered up our Aeroplan points to cover a hotel, bought Economy […]


© Bromptoning 2016