Category Archives: bicycle touring

That’s not a rail trail ………

This is a rail trail 5kms of tunnels, gallerias and hidden beaches between Levanto and the neighboring towns, ending at Framura. Just far enough away from the heavily touristed areas on the Cinque Terre. If you’re ever in Levanto, hire … Continue reading

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Farewell Meditteranian

It was fun and a shame we couldn’t stay longer. The bikes however are scared of the salt air so we’re out of here.

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Are we in the right place ?

I think they sent the stinky touring cyclists (us) to the wrong place. This place is way too nice compared to what we’re used to. That’s the last night of the self guided tour done so from now on were … Continue reading

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Sella Ronda bike day in the Dolomites

Wet, cold and high altitude at over 2000 meters. It was worth riding because the roads were closed so you didn’t have to worry about being taken out by the suicidal motorbike riders who had a habit of overtaking on … Continue reading

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Cycling the city wall in Lucca

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Five sleeps to go

Here the plan! I wonder if we can stick to the map? Stay tuned to see if we take a wrong turn and end up in Roobaix or Zagreb…

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How to pack for 6 weeks on a bike in Europe?

A bit of planning and preparation goes a long way towards things run smoothly when it counts. I figure the more you organise before you leave for a holiday, the more time you have to enjoy yourself. You can easily waste … Continue reading

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