Nearly all Bicycling Guides are published once and never updated. While many of the guides listed below are mid-1990's, they remain useful today as they excellent descriptions of popular routes, general scenery, etc.
China By Bike. Roger Grigsby, The Mountaineers, 1994.
Includes six extended tours through northeastern, east-central, and southeastern China, and three through Taiwan and Hong Kong.
Extensive sections on trip planning and preparation.
Essential information on route finding, transportation links, safety and health, food and accommodations.
Information on buying and outfitting a bike
Cycling Ireland. Philip Routledge. Bicycle Books. With 40 different rides, including 2 full tours of Ireland, Cycling Ireland will take you through small towns, along rivers and loughs,
and through the open countryside. Information on weather and terrain, the currency system and bicycle rentals accompany this complete guide to the Emerald Isle.
Latin America by Bike. The Mountaineers, 1993. 256 pages, softcover. This well-researched, comprehensive manual thoroughly and expertly covers every detail for safe and enjoyable bicycling through the cultures and countries of Latin America" (Donald Montague, South American Explorers Club). This guide, although old, is still as useful today as it was 10 years ago.
Shows locations of described trips
Bicycle Touring Holland: With Excursions Into Neighboring Belgium And Germany. Katherine Widing. Van der Plas & Cycle Publishing. 2005.