Travel Blogs from Riccione
... is striking.
Looking out from the castle walls, set high above the surrounding countryside, the views are nothing short of breathtaking then having a coffee in one of the small cafes in the streets of the old town below the castle gave time to reflect and think of the events that had taken place, the battles, the family lives, all over half a millennium ago.
We returned via Tavullia, and while I am not a Rossi fan it was still nice ...
We awoke to clear, sunny skies and temperatures in the upper teens (mid 60s F). Our stay at Aubergo il Giardino was lovely, but we had 500 km (300 miles) we needed to cover today, so we were on the road by 9:15. We planned to make a stop along the way, and despite the fact that it was relatively nearby, we chose Termoli over Pescara, Ancona and San Mareno. By 10:30 we made our way to Termoli and stopped for a mid morning coffee and then headed off to ...
... were spent mostly walking and exploring, at least today I knew the corner I wanted to be on for warmup and in one of those pieces of good luck I could not have chosen a better place to be...
Tonight it will be relax and catchup with some friends, tomorrow, well that I'm not completely sure but I think I might try to slip into tourist mode for a ...
... Claudio Chiapucci, catch up with us. He was riding down from Rimini and heading to the same hills as us.
Casually cruising up the hill, chatting away, the group thinned out as holding on at their speed became increasingly difficult. First stop was a regroup at Urbino for coffee.
We then descended towards the gorge. A landslide the previous night had closed the road. Barricades had been put across the ...
... on one descent). The most impressive piece of bike handling that I saw was him was at the start of a descent, sit up on his bike, no hands on bars, put his wind jacket on back to front and zip it up, all done while descending and cornering around 45k's an hour. Amazing to see the bike handling skills of these people.
We were joined for one ride by Claudio Chiappucci who has won various Tour de France and Giro hill ...
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- Room service
- Free High-Speed Internet
- Wheelchair accessibility
- Business Services
- Pets allowed