Travel Tips

celebrating the end of a great ride

Travel Tips

Pre-Trip Planning Checklist

After you browse our tours, narrow your choices, and finally book your next, or first, bicycle vacation, the work of planning your travel begins. What are the best next  steps... Read More »

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Finding Flights Just Got Easier

Save Time and Money When Booking Your Flights Flight Arrangements Made Easy With Exito Travel Booking a flight can be somewhat of a grueling, not to mention time consuming, process.... Read More »

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Improve your European train experience

When you book a tour with ExperiencePlus! you gain access to more travel planning information than you could ever imagine. In fact, you don’t even have to book a tour... Read More »

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5 Ways to Save $ on an EP Bike Tour

If you’ve toured with ExperiencePlus!, you are likely aware that for a limited time each fall we offer a $200 Early Booking Discount per person. That’s right, when you submit... Read More »

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Three Off-Season Secrets

If you were lucky enough to travel in Europe between May and August 2022, you likely experienced one (or more) of the following: unseasonably hot temperatures, lost luggage, crowds, high... Read More »

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Never lose your luggage again

Two times within one month I had the the displeasure of watching my boyfriend go through the agony of trying to find lost luggage. The first time was arriving home... Read More »

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Oberammergau Passion Play in 2022

An Alpine Village’s Tribute after Overcoming Historic Hardship Legends and Oaths The year is 1633 and we are in the Bavarian village of Oberammergau (say: ober-ammer-gow), some 62 miles (100... Read More »

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Travel Photography Tips for Your Next Tour

By Kevin Wenning – Kevin just finished a private tour that he organized through Southern Tuscany, here he shares some technical and easy to implement tips for taking great photos. ... Read More »

Recipes,  Travel Tips

Recipe: Packing the Perfect Mid-Ride Picnic

Lunch on the Roll Ride until your hungry … or can’t get enough of the view Cycling can certainly kick one’s appetite into gear, and a picnic lunch is a... Read More »

Destinations,  Travel Tips

Top 4 Tours for a Culture Fix

4 Great Tours for a Cultural Fix Bicycle travel is a great way to get a taste for local culture – in its many forms.  Here are a few of... Read More »

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Summer Cycling: Pro Tips For Keeping Cool

Summer is here which will inevitably lead to some hot days for cycling. We’ve got a few tips to keep you cool(ish) while riding, but before we jump into our... Read More »

Recipes,  Travel Tips

Recipe: Picnicking On a Bike Ride

Lunch on the Roll Ride until your hungry … or can’t get enough of the view Cycling can certainly kick one’s appetite into gear, and a picnic lunch is a... Read More »

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Escape with these great virtual getaways

Virtual Experiences Throughout The World As most vacation plans remain in limbo we’re continuing to keep the sense of adventure alive with creative alternatives. Until we are all able physically... Read More »

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Need a Cure for Cabin Fever?

Virtual Experiences Throughout The World While travel is temporarily off the table for most of us, virtual tourism is not. Galleries, museums and national parks all across the globe are... Read More »

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Why Get Your Bike Fit

Too many people find cycling uncomfortable. The saddle is uncomfortable, the rider’s hands, their lower back…the list goes on. While these are common complaints there is a simple solution: get... Read More »

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6 Tips for Surviving Winter Cycling

6 Tips for Surviving Winter Cycling Don’t let the cold weather keep you off your bike. We’ve got a few suggestions to keep you safe and warm as we enter... Read More »

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Why Spring? The List is Long…

And the time is near! Spring is just around the corner and there is no reason to miss out on one of the best bicycle touring seasons in Europe. Along... Read More »

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What happens after you book your cycling trip with...

You Booked Your Bicycle Tour! Now what? Pure magic and exhilarating joy! And aside from that, also some planning that we gladly help you with. Step 1 – We need... Read More »

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Q&A With Photographer Paolo Vallicelli

Four Tips for Photographers Q&A with photographer Paolo Vallicelli  Based in the hills of Bertinoro, Italy, professional photographer Paolo Vallicelli has taken many of ExperiencePlus!’s travel photos. We asked Paolo... Read More »

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Culinary Considerations

Culinary Considerations Adventures In Breaking Bread And Routine One of the many things I love about traveling is the way it allows me to insert myself into a new culture... Read More »

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