Bike the Wine Roads of Italy with Italiaoutdoors Food and Wine

From: Italiaoutdoors Food and Wine
Published: Fri Aug 21 2015

Italiaoutdoors Food and Wine ( invites you to read a first hand account of one of their unique Italy bike tours in the August/September issue of Adventure Cyclist magazine.

Last fall, freelance photographer and author Tom Robertson joined Italiaoutdoors Food and Wine on their Bike the Amarone Wine Roads cycling tour in Italy. He shares his story and photosin an article entitled "When in Veneto: Tasting Northern Italy by Bicycle."

Led by chef, food blogger and Italian wine enthusiast Kathy Bechtel, and program designer, expert guide and bike mechanic Vernon McClure, each Italiaoutdoors Food and Wine Italy bike tour offers a small group the opportunity to experience Italy in a uniquely intimate way. To quote Robertson, "I couldn't imagine being any more content with the present moment. It all just felt so authentically --- Italian!"

Italiaoutdoors Food and Wine offers small, personalized cycling tours in Italy, with a high level of regional focus and knowledge. In addition to a few group guided bike tours Italiaoutdoors designs custom bike tours for private groups. Each private bike tour is handcrafted and personally led by co-owners Bechtel and McClure.

For more information about the bike trips in Italy and private bike tours available from Italiaoutdoors Food and Wine, visit

About Italiaoutdoors Food and Wine
Entirely operated by its two owners, Kathy Bechtel and Vernon McClure, Italiaoutdoors Food & Wine is the perfect pairing of outdoor Italy and fantastic foods and wines. Vernon is the outdoorsman and Kathy is a skier, hiker, biker and the foodie and wine expert. Together they make for a travel and tour team unlike any other. Vernon has been named one of Italy’s Best Local Tour Guides by Dream of Italy. Kathy writes frequently about the foods and wines of Italy on her blog ( For more information about Italiaoutdoors Food and Wine, visit
Company: Italiaoutdoors Food and Wine
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Contact Phone: 978-270-5774

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