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A Guidebook to the Langhe by Bicycle
Written (and scrawled) by a bike guide
200 PAGES / 2nd EDITION /
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WHAT'S INSIDE THE BOOK?
- 200 PAGES
- SEVEN BIKE ITINERARIES
- SEVEN TALES
- 50 SECTIONS ON HISTORY, ART, ARCHITECTURE, FOOD, WINE, CYCLING TIPS...
What's the difference between Barolo and Barbaresco?
When and how Nutella was born?
Who is Angelo Gaja, and why he's so famous?
What's an Alta Langa wine, and why is it so much better than a Prosecco?
I've never biked before: which bike should I use, and what should I wear?
How can I train for a bike-travel?
How to avoid risks and crashes?
The guidebook give answers to these and hundreds of other questions, with its 7 chapters, 7 bike itineraries in the Langhe area, from the Barolo to the Barbaresco and Moscato area, to the Alta Langa, the highest part of the Langhe hills, everything you need to know for when (very soon) you'll come to Italy to explore wineries, reastaurants, castles, to enjoy the beauty of the Langhe hills.
Every chapter provides a detailed description of the daily itinerary (from 20 to 50 miles), including art/food/wine highlights of the day, suggestions for restaurants, curiosities and local hints.
The book is oriented to ALL cyclists, from newbies to hardcore level, thus including sections on easy cycling tips, from mechanics to safety, from cycling apparel to diet advices.