The Eiffel Tower Bicycle: The World’s First Tall Bike

Look! Up in the air, it’s a bird, it’s a plane … no, it’s Leon Lyon on his Eiffel Tower Bicycle. “Be careful Monsieur Lyon, don’t fall!” Let’s travel back to Paris, several months before the Great Bicycle Parade of 1894. The clever organizers of the parade decided to award prizes for the best-looking bike, … Continue reading The Eiffel Tower Bicycle: The World’s First Tall Bike