Category Archives: Cycling

Day 7 – Tour de Laponie 2013: Nuorgam – Aittijoki

Today it was a wonderful day. And not only because the weather has been perfect (warm and sunny in the morning, a bit cloudy and mild in the evening), not only because for the first time during this journey I broke the barrier of 100 km in a day (yes!), but because I found the most beautiful and rewarding route of the whole trip.

Day 6 – Tour de Laponie 2013: Varangerfjorden – Nuorgam

Today I’ll start with a picture: this was the weather in the morning. I woke up first time at 7 and noticed it just started again to rain. Rain itself is something you take into account when you do this kind of journeys. But one thing you don’t want is waking up, in your tent, and outside it rains. Because that means you have to pack a wet tent. And you know it won’t dry.

Day 2 – Tour de Laponie 2013: Inari – Supru

When you plan something, for example a journey, it’s important to have a plan B, in case something goes wrong, or just to feel on the safe side. Well, that’s something I do myself too, with only one difference: I don’t prioritize. That’s the reason why yesterday I didn’t really know where to go next. […]

Day 1 – Tour de Laponie 2013: Ivalo – Inari

So, where were we? It’s been some time, hasn’t it? To be precise, something like three years. For those of you who don’t understand what I am talking about, it must be said that during the summer 2010 I used to have an alter ego who liked to write a daily blog of my entire […]

Cycling in Italy 2012

This year I decided to be a little bit lazier: during the five weeks I’ve spent around Italy I managed to cycle properly just for a few days. But the plan for the next year is big, even bigger! Also this time I manage anyway to see really wonderful places, surrounded by both fresh and […]