What makes a bike tour really hum these days? Is it that feeling of the wind at your back–even when it isn’t? Of conquering greater heights than those pesky Strava elevation charts or challenges?
How about sweeping silently through vistas wider than any social media post or slick website can possibly share, while pedaling by day through serious mountains of pic-nics (Italian style), tasty snacks and gelato? Then gear down five cogs at the end of the day: aperitivo, antipasto, primo, secondo and dolce….VITA!