About ExperiencePlus!

Destinations: Italy,  About ExperiencePlus!: Rider Spotlight

A Healing Journey

By ExperiencePlus! Traveler Sally LaVenture Our dream had been to ride bikes through the Italian countryside on my 60th birthday. But life got in the way, or really I should... Read More »

About ExperiencePlus!,  Travel Planning: Hotel Recommendations

Accommodations We Love – Part 5

Cycling the Best of Southern Tuscany Piccolo Hotel La Valle is situated just outside the walls of the hilltop town of Pienza, a UNESCO Heritage Site which is also famous... Read More »

Cristina in Florida during her cross country tour in 2012

About ExperiencePlus!

An Italian Tour Leader Tours America

Italian tour leader Cristina Taioli spent March traveling through Texas, Colorado and Florida visiting ExperiencePlus! alum, hosting happy hours and talking about her extensive travels throughout the world and particularly... Read More »

Destinations: Argentina,  Destinations: Chile,  About ExperiencePlus!: Rider Spotlight

que dia es hoy – patagonia

This month we’d like to share a very entertaining blog from Hess Kim who was on the December 10 – 20, 2011, Bicycling Patagonia’s Lake District Plus! the Island of... Read More »

Destinations: Italy,  About ExperiencePlus!: Rider Spotlight

Adventures in Tuscany

June Wheeler and her partner Peter Herzog hail from the flatlands of Minnesota and completed their 7th ExperiencePlus! tour, Bicycling the Best of Southern Tuscany Plus! Florence in September 2011. ... Read More »

About ExperiencePlus!,  Travel Planning: Hotel Recommendations

Accommodations We Love – Part 4

Cycling the Languedoc Our hotel in Nimes on day one of the Cycling the Languedoc tour is one with a rich history and is newly renovated and refurbished in modern... Read More »

Shopping for a tree in Copenhagen

About ExperiencePlus!

ExperiencePlus! Staff Gift Ideas

It’s time once again for the ExperiencePlus! Not Really Annual Christmas Gift Recommendations. About every other year ExperiencePlus! staff put together a list of what they consider to be the... Read More »

About ExperiencePlus!,  Travel Planning: Hotel Recommendations

Accommodations We Love – Part 2

Cycling Piemonte Plus! Lago Maggiore: The 18th century Tenimento Castle in Piedmont sits amidst expansive grounds and the lovely green space invites you to relax and enjoy the spacious central... Read More »

About ExperiencePlus!,  Travel Planning: Hotel Recommendations

Accommodations We Love – Part 1

ExperiencePlus! has added one more piece of information to our itineraries to enhance the fun and excitement of choosing your next bike trip – you can now check out the... Read More »

About ExperiencePlus!

Four Favorite Tour Leaders

With the announcement of our 40th Anniversary Bike Across Italy trip we thought it the perfect time to feature a few of the tour leaders who have been with us... Read More »

About ExperiencePlus!

Four Leaders You’ll Want to Follow

Daniele Binaghi has been leading tours in Italy with ExperiencePlus! since 2009 and has quickly become a crowd favorite. Though there is stiff competition, his staff photo is our favorite... Read More »

European Staff at the ExperiencePlus! Headquarters in Italy

About ExperiencePlus!

Introducing New Staff and Tour Leaders

A New Face in the U.S. Office: ExperiencePlus! is very pleased to introduce you to our new Reservations and Sales Associate Jo Baldwin. You will get to know Jo well... Read More »

Veneto and the Dolomites with ExperiencePlus!

Destinations: Italy,  About ExperiencePlus!: Rider Spotlight

Bicycling Italy’s Veneto and the Dolomites –...

Each year at least one or two of our travelers registers for a bicycling trip that they’ve done previously. With so many places in the world to bicycle, we wonder,... Read More »

About ExperiencePlus!

Birth of an ExpeditionPlus! Bicycle Trip Across Europe

For a geographer maps are like crystal balls: look deeply into a map and you can see the past.  Gaze at it long enough and you can see the future. ... Read More »

About ExperiencePlus!: Rider Spotlight

Why I Bike: Episode 10

Jerry and Dick Smallwood (ExperiencePlus! Customers and Tandem Riders Extraordinare) Riding a bicycle through a countryside that is completely new to you is a strange and wonderful experience.  Everything is... Read More »

Destinations: France,  About ExperiencePlus!: Rider Spotlight

Bicycling Alsace – The Inaugural Journey

After the Cycling the Vineyards of Alsace trip debut in July 2010, cyclists proclaimed that the tour had earned itself an instant place on their “best trips ever” lists because... Read More »

About ExperiencePlus!: Rider Spotlight

Why I Bike: Episode 6

Customer Sherry Walker: I ride so I can eat and still fit into my clothes.  I go on bicycling trips to eat, my husband, Scott, goes to ride. Actually, if... Read More »

Travel Planning: How to Plan a Vacation,  About ExperiencePlus!: Rider Spotlight,  Travel Tips

Bicycling Vacations: Stress Free Fun For Friends and Family

We at ExperiencePlus! have noticed an interesting trend amongst our travelers: more and more folks are inviting friends and family to join them on their bicycling vacation. These groups come... Read More »

About ExperiencePlus!: Rider Spotlight

Why I Bike: Episode 9

Becca Austin (ExperiencePlus! Customer) My ride to work yesterday was so fulfilling (in more ways than one – there were 7 Bike to Work Breakfast Stations along my route) that... Read More »

Arenal Volcano - Costa Rica

Destinations: Costa Rica,  About ExperiencePlus!: Rider Spotlight

Tales from the Road: Costa Rica

At ExperiencePlus! we believe that a bicycle tour should allow you the freedom to travel at your own pace and the opportunity to experience another environment and culture in your... Read More »

An ExperiencePlus! Bicycle Tour customer atop Mt Ventoux

About ExperiencePlus!: Rider Spotlight

Why I Bike: Episode 8

Scott Cooley (ExperiencePlus! Customer) It makes me feel like a kid again.  Remember what it was like when you first learned to ride a bike?  It wasn’t only about expanding... Read More »

An ExperiencePlus! Bicycle Tour customer atop Mt Ventoux

About ExperiencePlus!: Rider Spotlight

Why I Bike: Episode 7

Dave Forester (ExperiencePlus! Customer): Given my poor golf scores, it is a better use of my time to spend a few hours biking the local byways than searching for small... Read More »

About ExperiencePlus!

Why I Bike – Episode 1

ExperiencePlus! employees are passionate about bicycling so we thought we’d query them and find out exactly why they ride. Our first responses come from owners, Maria Elena and Monica. If... Read More »

About ExperiencePlus!

ExperiencePlus! Staff Recommended Gift List

width=”100%” cellspacing=”0″ cellpadding=”0″ border=”0″ summary=””>   The ExperiencePlus! Staff Recommended Gift List   Fort Collins, CO, USA   Rick Price, founder of ExperiencePlus!: You probably know that I’m all about... Read More »

Bicycling paths near Lake Garda, Italy with ExperiencePlus! Bicycle Tours.

About ExperiencePlus!

Bicycle Touring “a la Carte”

Bicycle Touring “a la Carte” If you’d like to ride your bike in the hills of Tuscany, or past the cafés and markets of Provence — but the exchange rate... Read More »

Awards, Memberships and Reviews