Italy's 20 regions are more like 20 independent states, each with its own dialects, traditions, architecture and exceptional food. Combined with the country's incomparable artistic treasures, which amount to more than the rest of the world put together, it's hard not to fall in love with the country. What makes Italy so unique is its geography, the mountainous landscape and mild climate has created unlimited varieties of eco zones. The best way to explore Italy is by bike touring, trekking, walking, and even running. For those wanting an active vacation but do not want to ruff it in the outback Italy is the perfect destination choice.
Italy has historically been known as a place were you will find Paradise or Purgatory. Travel to Italy can fall into similar categories, it can be an experience of a lifetime or an expensive vacation that you just want to get over. Having lived, worked, and studied in Italy for over 25 years we have the knowledge of where to go, what to do, and how to maneuver through the labyrinth of Italian culture. This knowledge we share with you to help make your Vacation Exceptional.
Planning your dream trip to Italy should be enjoyable. If looking for the best place to bike tour, hike, climb, run, or the complexities of rail pass features, sightseeing priorities, or where to eat and sleep is stressing you out I can help. Living in Italy for over 25 years and traveling throughout Europe — many times. If you have questions while developing a complex trip plan, or if you're a first-time traveler and are not sure where to begin, consider a personalized, in-depth trip consultation. I have been about to help hundreds of people fine tune their travel plans or organize great itineraries tailored to their time, interest, and budget.
I offer Pivate and Custom Bike Tours, Hiking Trips, Walking Tours, and Ski Tours in Italy. I have created a second web site to present this Guide Program and Travel Planning in order to reduce confusion.