Dragon Boat Florence 2018 Festival

We had just spent the day gliding through the hills outside of Florence, Italy – me, Elena the guide for the Bike Florence & Tuscany cycling tours and a feisty group of 9 women – each and every one of them are breast cancer survivors and members of the...
What to see in San Gimignano

What to see in San Gimignano

San Gimignano is THE classic symbol of the Tuscan landscape In this amazing little town, there are over 10 remaining “torri” which were once part of more than 70 towers that dotted the city map. Seen from a distance, the skyline is simply stunning, never failing to...
TripAdvisor® Certificate of Excellence

TripAdvisor® Certificate of Excellence

When you got it, flaunt it! At least that’s what the lyrics tell us — so here goes: For three years in a row Bike Florence & Tuscany has been on the receiving end of the coveted TripAdvisor® Certificate of Excellence which awards businesses that consistently...

Best Thing to do in Florence

When the Temperatures are on the Rise Sometimes the best thing to do in Florence during the summer is getting outside of the city: for example, the Downhill to Florence ride with the Bike Florence & Tuscany team. Starting at over 2600 feet above the Renaissance...