The amazing experience of cycling mountains and watching the Tour de France #TdF2017

A cycling tour on the mountains of France the French Alps riding the legendary climb and roads of the Tour de France and watching the TDF2017 Climbing Alpine Roads including the Col d’Izoard, Col du Lautaret and Col du Galibier

Fabio Aru wins in Ivrea – Italian Road Cycling Championships 2017

Very pleased to see the Italian Road Cycling Championships 2017 arriving in my hometown of Ivrea in the province of Turin, Italy. The race started in Asti, went across the Piedmont, through the Canavese area and finished with a 4 laps around Ivrea and up the Serra Morenica hill. It’s great (for me) to see that this […]

An evening in Marostica 

Marostica is a beautiful Medieval town in the province of Vicenza, Veneto region of northern Italy. It’s mostly popular for its yearly “living chess” event that is held in the central square.  Therefore the square is named “Piazza degli Scacchi” ( Chess square ) As you can see in the above image, the square shapes […]

Marche Bike Ride London 2016 Long Ride Rosso di Sera

A Taste of Marche Region  #DestinazioneMarche

Mission accomplished for the brave cyclists who participated in the Bike Long Ride Marche – London.    A long ride of 2,100 km, from the beautiful Marche region of Italy all the way to London , passing through the heart of Europe.   From Piazza del Popolo in Ascoli Piceno to the UK , waving Milan goodbye and crossing over the […]

An Evening in Florence 

Florence, capital of Italy’s Tuscany region and birthplace of the Renaissance, is home to masterpieces of art and architecture. One of its most iconic sites is the Florence Cathedral, with its terra-cotta-tiled dome engineered by Brunelleschi and bell tower designed by Giotto. The Galleria dell’Accademia displays Michelangelo’s “David,” while the Uffizi Gallery exhibits preeminent works […]

How To Make A Homemade Italian Cappuccino Using A Moka Coffee Pot

How To Make A Homemade Italian Cappuccino Using A Moka Coffee Pot

How To Make A Homemade Italian Cappuccino Using A Moka Coffee Pot? It’s pretty simple, just follow the steps shown in the video, for your perfect cappuccino.   Select your favourite coffee, or coffee beans if you have a grinder. Fill the bottom of the moka coffee pot up to valve, try not to overfill. […]

Evening comes in the fields of #Piemonte #Italy

Situated at the foot of the Alps, this area of Piemonte is a beautiful land of natural contrasts. Colourful agricultural fields, surrounded by lakes, hills and mountains in the background.     The temperamental Spring weather, with still occasional snow falls on the surrounding mountains, creates continuous temperature changes. This generates a thermal wind effect, leaving […]