Bicycle Tours in Europe and Latin America
Global Cycling With Local Character
There's no better way to take in a country than to be fully immersed in it - the way you can be on a bicycle. There's no wall between you and the life that's lived on each corner, in every village plaza and up on the very next hillside.
We started bicycling the world in 1972 with our first guided cycling tour in Italy. Today we are still a family run, small business with a passion for the open road. Authentic, experienced, and engaging are our watch words. As one of the oldest international bike tour companies around, we are in a unique position to offer high quality routes, guides and itineraries in multiple destinations. We invite you to browse our bicycle tours and destinations and join us on your next cycling vacation.
From the Reading Room Blog
Short Fiction for Bike Tours in Europe
When I’m on a bike tour I don’t usually have time to read Steinbeck’s East of Eden or Stieg Larsson’s The Girl with the Dragon Tattoo. They are too riveting! You don’t want to put a good novel down. So when I’m traveling I tend to read short stories. One story is usually just enough...
Cauliflower: a white, seemingly boring vegetable that unfortunately suffers from neglect in the grocery store and sometimes in the fridge has just received a facelift. And, no, it's not cheddar cheese. Prepare yourself for a caramelized, nutty, and surprisingly light side dish guaranteed to please at your next platter party, Italian night, or simple Thursday...
Preparing for the Cycling Season
As a native Floridian who has a fierce hatred of the cold, it will still be a couple weeks before I venture out for an outdoor ride in beautiful Northern Colorado. If you’ve already hit the road, kudos to you, you are braver than I! No matter your cold tolerance, it is important to have...
Austria and Slovenia: Captivating and Gorgeous
I’ve always been fascinated with Slovenia—a tiny country that is at the crossroads between Western Europe and Eastern Europe, a small country similar in size to New Jersey, but filled with alpine mountains, pristine lakes, a bit of coast and an elegant capital city (Ljubljana, pronounced lyoo-BLYAH-nah). Slovenia is truly an outdoor lover’s dream come...