Via Ferrata Picasass- Lake Maggiore from a different angle

Via Ferrata Picasass- Lake Maggiore from a different angle

Most people have heard of Lago di Maggiore (Lake Maggiore) as a wedding or summer holiday destination. It might not be on your radar as a spectacular spot for hiking, climbing or via ferratas. I have recently got quite into the via ferrata life: the perfect combination of a hike with some excitement and without [...]

Top 5 Hiking Areas In Liguria Beyond The Cinque Terre

Top 5 Hiking Areas In Liguria Beyond The Cinque Terre

Although the Cinque Terre arguably put Liguria on the international map, there’s a lot more to this Italian region than these five quaint little villages. For starters, although it’s a relatively narrow strip of land, Liguria stretches from the border with France at its westernmost point and borders Piedmont, Emilia Romagna, and Tuscany.  The region [...]

Biking the Montalcino Eroica Route in Tuscany

Biking the Montalcino Eroica Route in Tuscany

White roads, rolling hills and plenty of wine Well-known for its fine wines, delicious food and rolling hills, Tuscany needs no introduction. While Tuscany is often associated with a certain kind of holiday maker that enjoys the finer things in life, it's also an excellent destination for your next biking adventure.  The Eroica is a [...]