Cycling Italy with ExperiencePlus!

ExperiencePlus! In the Media and Press Resources

ExperiencePlus! Bicycle Tours is proud to have been (and continue to be) featured in nationally recognized print and online media publications. We are especially excited that a number of these media outlets have honored ExperiencePlus! by ranking our bicycles tours and staff amongst the best in the world.

Monica and Maria Elena, owners of ExperiencePlus! are often called upon to provide insight on the state of bicycle touring and global adventure travel.  You can contact them directly if you have any questions by emailing them: and If you are looking for press images, please contact

Recent Converage

2018 Forbes Magazine - 5 Great Biking Trips for 2018

Forbes Magazine named our Bike and Boat tour a cycling tour not to miss in 2018. 5 Great Biking Trips for 2018

2017 Tasting Table - 8 of the World's Best Culinary Cycling Tours

Tasting Table called bicycling Chile's Wine Country a must. 8 of the Worlds Best Culinary Cycling Tours

2016 Chicago Tribune - Covering South Africa on Two Wheels

The Chicago Tribune featured our inaugural South Africa expedition - Covering South Africa on Two Wheels.

2015 Bicycling Magazine - Coolest Bike Tours in the World

Bicycling listed our Expedition trips (singling out our St. Petersburg to Istanbul tour) as one of the coolest bike trips in the world in this online roundup.  As mentioned in the listing, we change and add new expedition itineraries every year so check out the upcoming expedition bicycle tours for more details. 

2015 Outside Magazine - The 6 Best Cycling Tours in Europe

Our ride along the Danube River from Regensburg, Germany to Budapest, Hungary is honored again in 2015. This time by Outside Magazine.

National Geographic Traveler 2015

Our new Bike Paths of Lake Garda - Sightseer tour is honored as one of "50 Tours of a Lifetime" by National Geographic Traveler.

Fort Collins Coloradoan 2015

More Fort Collins businesses make the League of American Cyclists "bike friendly" list joining ExperiencePlus! as alternative transportation leaders.

The Active Times - Adventure Travel 2014: The Year's Top Trips

ExperiencePlus! was honored to receive this designation for our ExpeditionPlus! Alps to Adriatic ride.

Men's Health - Epic Long-Distance Bike Tours for 2014

ExperiencePlus! partners with AllTrails, an Australian based cycling company to offer an expedition ride from Rome to Torino with the possibility of continuing on to Paris for the finale of the Tour de France.

Women's Adventure Magazine - Fall 2012 Q&A 

Travel Editor Gigi Ragland interviews ExperiencePlus! co-owners Monica and Maria Elena Price about what it was like growing up in the industry and then deciding to take over the family business. Cycling started at an early age for the two adventurers and now they are excited to continue taking people throughout the world with ExperiencePlus! Bicycle Tours. 

National Geographic Traveler 2011 - Top Tours and Top Guides!

National Geographic Traveler Magazine’s annual “50 Tours of a Lifetime” prominently features ExperiencePlus! Bicycle Tours for both our itineraries and tour guides. Our Bicycling the Danube Plus! Hungary tour is showcased as 1 of  50 tours of a Lifetime for 2011.

Also included in this issue is National Geographic Traveler’s picks for the Top 10 Tour Guides in the world featuring our very own sisters and second generation owners, Maria Elena Price and Monica Price.


Adventure Cyclist - March 2011

Author, cyclist and photographer Gregg Bleakney recounts his experience on our Bicycling Sardinia in 2010. Gregg's compelling article includes fantastic photographs and details on ExperiencePlus!'s early history featuring co-founders Rick Price and Paola Malpezzi-Price's first adventures. Read more here:  A Pearl in the Mediterranean

VeloNews Ultimate Ride Guide - Spring 2011

Two ExperiencePlus! trips, Cycling the Vineyards of Alsace and Cycling the Camino de Santiagoare highlighted in the Spring 2011 Ultimate Ride Guide from the publishers of VeloNews.  The magazine also features a conversation with Jonathan Hancock who coordinates our tours in France, and includes comments and photographs of a few ExperiencePlus! travelers.  

Oregon Quarterly - Summer 2011

Pedaling on Pasta Power -  you'll find a review of our tour in Emilia Romagna: Italy's culinary heartland.  Having spent their early years in Eugene, Oregon at the University of Oregon, Rick and Paola Malpezzi Price dreamed up a crazy idea: to Bike Across Italy and offer that to a few other crazy adventure cyclists....

National Geographic Traveler 2010

The ExperiencePlus! Bicycle Tour: Cycling the Camino de Santiago: Roncesvalles to Santiago in Spain was recognized as one of National Geographic Traveler’s, “ 50 Tours of a Lifetime" in 2010.

Matador Network

Check out the online photo gallery of our Pedaling the Andes Plus Chiloe tour in Patagonia on the Matador Network Blog.

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