Piedmont

A Cycling Trip to Italy: Choosing the perfect region

Posted on: January 5th, 2017 by Deanna

When you think of Italy, food probably comes to mind first. Pizza, pasta, truffles, wine…it’s hard not to feel hungry! But we can assure you that Italy has even more to offer than gastronomic delights. It’s the home of bygone masters (Da Vinci, Michelangelo, Vivaldi, and Dante, to name a few); the landscape is as […] Read more...

Getting to Italy’s Piedmont

Posted on: April 15th, 2016 by Beth O'Meara

View Larger Map Piedmont is the second-largest region of Italy, snugly located in the northwest corner near the French and Swiss Alps. The region’s capital, Turin (Torino in Italian), is also its biggest gateway. However, our Piedmont cycling tours commence further east in the smaller city of Alessandria — one without its own commercial airport. […] Read more...