Travel Stories

Travel Stories

Day in the life: Dinah from Argentina

Updates From People Around The World We have been checking in with our travelers as well as our staff and tour leaders.  We checked in with one of our newest... Read More »

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Day in the life: Carolyn and Dennis in Canada

Updates From People Around The World We have been checking in with our travelers as well as our staff and tour leaders.  Dennis and Carolyn Dawson live just north of... Read More »

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Day in the life: Anibal from Argentina

Updates From People Around The World We have been checking in with our travelers as well as our staff and tour leaders.  We checked in with our tour operator in... Read More »

Juan Pablo Mansilla - tour leader in Chile

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Day in the life: Jata and Karin in Chile

Updates From People Around The World We have been checking in with our travelers as well as our staff and tour leaders.  Here’s a little trip around the world to... Read More »

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Day in the life: Australia

Updates From People Around The World With many countries beginning to loosen quarantine restrictions and opening in phases we have been checking in with our travelers as well as our... Read More »

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Day in the life: USA and Scotland

Updates From People Around The World With many countries beginning to loosen quarantine restrictions and opening in phases we have been checking in with our travelers as well as our... Read More »

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Traveling Through The “New Normal”

My First International Road Trip by Philipp Schmitt We are in Granada and temperatures are rising to 100º F every day. Summer is here! My family and I would like... Read More »

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Day in the life: Vol 6 – Italy’s Opening Up

Updates From Staff – Italy Opening Up With many countries beginning to loosen quarantine restrictions and open in phases we have been checking in with our staff and tour leaders... Read More »

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Day in the life: Canada and Iceland

Updates From People Around The World With many countries beginning to loosen quarantine restrictions and opening in phases we have been checking in with our staff and tour leaders to... Read More »

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A day in the life of quarantine: Vol. 4

Updates From Staff Around The World With much of the world on lockdown we have been checking in with our staff and tour leaders to see how they are spending... Read More »

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Cycling Shines During COVID

During one of my afternoon bike rides last month I could not help but notice there were a lot more cyclists out than usual. I did have to pause and... Read More »

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Bella Ciao

Liberation Day in Italy (the Anniversary of the Resistance) commemorates the end of Nazi occupation and the struggle of the Italian Resistance. Normally a day for celebration and reflection, this... Read More »

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Wheels Down

ExperiencePlus Traveler Peter Petesch Imagines Being on Tour Wheels down at nine. I grab un petit café, a croissant, and slices of cheese, seated under a vintage poster of Tour... Read More »

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A day in the life of quarantine: Vol. 3

Updates From Staff Around The World With much of the world on lock down we have been checking in with our staff and tour leaders to see how they are... Read More »

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A day in the life of quarantine: Volume 2

Updates From Staff Around The World With much of the world on lockdown we have been checking in with our staff and tour leaders to see how they are spending... Read More »

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A day in the life of quarantine

Updates From Staff Around The World With much of the world on lockdown we have been checking in with our staff and tour leaders to see how they are spending... Read More »

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Tour Leader Tales: Adventures in Nepal

Tour leader Cristina Taioli shares stories of her travels to Nepal Exactly a year ago I was in the Danakil desert in Ethiopia, one of the hottest, driest places on... Read More »

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Tour Leader Tales: Roberto Laghi Cycling Italy to Mongolia

After finishing his fifth year leading tours for ExperiencePlus! in France and Italy, Roberto Laghi decided it was time to pack up his bike and keep pedaling. In 2012, Roberto... Read More »

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Tour Leader Tales: Adventures in Ethiopia

Tour Leader Tales: Cristina Taioli Explores Ethiopia November 18th, just one week after my birthday, I was at the “Leonardo da Vinci” Airport, in Rome, ready to take off  for... Read More »

Destinations: Croatia,  Destinations: France,  Destinations: Germany,  Destinations: Hungary,  Travel Stories

#ShareSomething: Cyclist’s Memories from the Road

Our Travelers’ Favorite Moments From Tour From the best meal to the perfect stretch of road, we love hearing about your favorite moments on tour. A few of our travelers... Read More »

Destinations: Italy,  About ExperiencePlus!: Rider Spotlight,  Travel Stories

Our S.A.T.T. Winner’s Report On Bicycling Umbria!

She Went, She Saw, She Cycled Q&A with S.A.T.T winner Elissa Pitts Elissa Pitts was one of our two, 2016 Send a Teacher Traveling (S.A.T.T) award winners. This summer she cycled... Read More »

Julie enjoys cold water cycling in Northern Argentina

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Make Cold Water on a Hot Day

Baby It’s Hot Outside! “Make” cold water on your next bicycle ride According to a recent study in The Journal of the International Society of Sports drinking cold water can... Read More »

Travel Planning: Food and Meals,  Destinations: France,  About ExperiencePlus!: Rider Spotlight,  Travel Stories

Seeking Supper: Adventures in Sète

New Friends And Local Favorites ExperiencePlus! Riders Find The Perfect Dinner Though it may sound counter intuitive, one of the most important elements of tour design and pre-trip planning is making... Read More »

Bicycling the Cuesta de Lipan with ExperiencePlus! Bicycle Tours

Destinations: Argentina,  Travel Stories

Cuesta de Lipan – A Bicycle Ride Like No Other

Conquering The Cuesta de Lipan Challenges and rewards of cycling a high-altitude mountain pass I have been captivated by the thought of riding the Cuesta de Lipan since 2008 when... Read More »

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