Features Route’s length: 165km Altitude: 2300 mt Bycicle: Mtb or Gravel Suggestion: divide the trip in 2 or 3 days What is “La Francescana”? La Francescana is a historic cycle route through San Francesco’s paths and places, starting from Piazza di Foligno, where the Saint sold his horse to restore the San Damiano façade, to the famous sermon to the birds place Pian d’Arca, where there’s the series of [...]
Finding time for ourself and for those around us is not easy. Starting from ourself But precisely for this reason starting from ourself becomes indispensable and it cannot be done without regaining physical and mental well-being. The bicycle becomes an irreplaceable ally for both of our goals. It is good for health and good for our mind. Pedaling in nature and disconnecting the plug gives us time to find the [...]
It is not true that in winter we cannot ride a bike, we just need to keep in mind to wear a specific kind of clothe and that the roads might be more slippery or, at worst, icy. Each season has its own charm but requires different precautions, such as dressing smart and maybe using wider tires. ‘But riding in cold weather is also a mental issue as well as [...]
Fat bikes are perfect for tiding and having fun on the snow, are like two-wheeled off-road vehicle. So let’s go and discover three fairytale paths in the Veneto Dolomites, to return then to be pampered at the Cristallo Resort & Spa in Cortina other snow trails in South Tyrol for the guests of La Perla di Corvara and the Adler Spa Resort Dolomiti of Ortisei. We can use fat bikes to [...]
Choices become important in complicated moments such as we are living now. And it is precisely in this stage that health and well-being must be our first priority. If you agree on these two foundamental priciples then you are ready to discover the world of Luxury Bike Hotels. We usually plan weekends and holidays searching for our deepest needs and for our preferred destinations: sea, country, mountain, city. But now, [...]
Fall is coming and gyms can wait. We recommend you to choose and to invest in well-being by planning weekends dedicated to physical fitness to stay healthy and to prolong the pleasure of summer getting active in open air. Ride in nature beauty taking a break in the most interesting and beautiful scenic point in Italy for new cultural experiences and emotions. Choose comfort and relax, Luxury Bike Hotels will [...]
1 – Because it’s an economic investment E-bike costs on average a little more than double of a muscular bicycle; it costs as a scooter and a fourth of an utilitarian. The initial cost is important, it’s true, but who purchases an “electric” bike should know that writing off the initial expenses is easy, even more so if you use it frequently as a means of urban mobility. Compared with [...]
The bike path that we recommend in this article is the "The road of Dreams" in Basilicata. A route among historic hamlets and Calanchi that connects three green roads of the region.
The Valsugana cycling route has received the prestigious Press Award assigned by the jury of journalists selected for the Italian Green Road Award, an event that took place at Cosmobike Show in Verona. It's worth mentioning that the Bike Tourism Italian Award aims to make the people aware of the routes and territories that best enhance cycling tourism, to promote more eco-sustainable travel in Italy.
This time we talk about the Gran Fondo races (sporting events for amateur cyclists), a phenomenon that continues to attract many bike lovers every year. This type of long-distance road cycling ride originating in Italy and could be translated in English as “Big Ride”.