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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 […]

Florence - Greve in Chianti - Panzano in Chianti - Castellina in Chianti - Monteriggioni (elevation profile) Tour de Toscane 2011: Florence – Monteriggioni

Different country, same bicycle. This year I moved a bit further to the south and decided to cycle in Tuscany. Yesterday I cycled 70 km from Florence towards the Chianti area, and I realised that around here the problem is not the distance, but the altitude. From Florence to Monteriggioni there are three hills and […]

Tour de Finlande 2010: Finland by bicycle

The Tour de Finlande 2010 has been a cycling journey I did during the summer 2010. The basic idea was this: let’s visit Finland by bicycle. As many of you might already know, Finland is not a small country: with its 337,030 km2 (130,128 sq mi) Finland is the seventh largest country in Europe after […]