Ferrara is also known as the city of Renaissance (due to the Estensi dynasty), the city of silence (according to Gabriele D’Annunzio), the city of metaphysics (as you can see in the paintings of De Chirico and Carrà). But it's even called “city of bicycles”, in fact it boasts, the title of the most bike-friendly town in Italy.
The Ponale trail, in Trentino region, is a must try for any skilled biker. This bikeway offers spectacular views on Lake Garda (that is even known as Lake of Benaco) and is recommended both to mountain bikers and hikers.
"La Bici della felicità" is a book written by Ludovica "Ladybici" Casellati, founder of Luxury Bike Hotels and of the online magazine Viagginbici.com. This book, published by Sperling & Kupfer, is a practical guide dedicated both to those who ride a bike only occasionally and to the slightly more experienced cyclist, always looking for new routes to follow.
In the last years, more and more travelers are moving by bike: last year the number of cycling tourists who chose private homes and accommodation facilities reached 77,6 million, equivalent to 8,4% of the overall number of tourists in Italy.
We have chosen to debunk some cliches about cycling nutrition. These 7 myths about cyclists diet should be demolished, in our opinion, to really know how to eat well and get maximum performance during a bike ride or a race.
The Monasteries of Alta Ciociaria are a destination that is perhaps not very well-known but which must be discovered. Here, culture, history and nature come together in an exciting journey of about seventy kilometers to live riding a Superlight bike.
The itinerary we suggest allows you to discover the mysteries of the ancient Etruscan civilization, crossing streets carved into the tuff that connect, like in a magic triangle, the hamlets of Sovana, Sorano and Pitigliano, in the greenery of Maremma.
The tour takes place in Alta Badia, a tourist area in South Tyrol that attracts travelers from all over the world, both in summer and in winter.
The 4th edition of CosmoBike Show will take place at the Fiera di Verona on February 16th and 17th. Will be the first event that will show the world of cycling in its complexity and which will promote it to a big audience in Italy.
With this post, dedicated to a 5-day tour on the Prosecco Road, we inaugurate the partnership of Luxury Bike Hotels with Italy Cycling Tour