HOT: Active* forum members generally gain 5% discount at starbike.com store!
Weight Weenies
* FAQ    * Search    * Trending Topics
* Login   * Register
HOME Listings Articles FAQ Contact About




Post new topic Reply to topic  [ 2 posts ] 
Author Message
PostPosted: Sun Aug 18, 2013 9:35 pm 
Offline

Joined: Thu Sep 17, 2009 5:38 pm
Posts: 129
My girlfriend and I are spending a week in Tuscany (staying near Certaldo) and are trying to decide if we bring our bikes or set up rentals for when we arrive. We are flying out of Canada, so the baggage fees to Europe are actually much less cost than some of the rentals I have found. I'm curious if anyone knows of a good bike shop to rent from in that area that offers good bikes at a reasonable price. We will have a rental car (possibly a van), so transporting the bike is merely a hassle - one we would like to avoid if possible. Let me know if you anyone has experience renting in this area.
Cheers,
Greg


Top
 Profile  
 
PostPosted: Tue Aug 27, 2013 3:18 am 
Offline

Joined: Fri Oct 24, 2008 3:10 pm
Posts: 43
Bike Florence has very nice bikes for rent and good service. I rented my wife a carbon ride (valued at $3000) for a trip in 2010. worked out great. If you think you would enjoy a guide or someone to help with logistics I can recommend Bruno Baldini at Biking Tuscany. He was terrific with route planning and a great guy.


Top
 Profile  
 
Posted: Tue Aug 27, 2013 3:18 am 


Top
  
 
Display posts from previous:  Sort by  
Post new topic Reply to topic  [ 2 posts ] 


Who is online

Users browsing this forum: No registered users and 7 guests


You cannot post new topics in this forum
You cannot reply to topics in this forum
You cannot edit your posts in this forum
You cannot delete your posts in this forum
You cannot post attachments in this forum

Search for:
Jump to:  

   Similar Topics   Author   Replies   Views   Last post 
There are no new unread posts for this topic. Road bike rental in San Francisco

in Cycle Chat

hilts

6

346

Fri Sep 05, 2014 12:45 am

mellowJohnny View the latest post

There are no new unread posts for this topic. Miami vacation - any riding options / bike rental?

in Cycle Chat

CBJ

11

767

Sun Apr 20, 2014 4:46 am

wpccrunner View the latest post

There are no new unread posts for this topic. Caad10 from italy

in Introduce Yourself / Gallery - Please use metric weights.

6069addicted

9

1415

Mon Oct 06, 2014 9:33 am

NilesCrane View the latest post

There are no new unread posts for this topic. Climbing in N. Italy, Switzerland, Austria. Where??

[ Go to page: 1, 2 ]

in Cycle Chat

dgasmd

20

1134

Sun Dec 29, 2013 5:47 pm

dogma85 View the latest post

There are no new unread posts for this topic. Rauler custom steel frames from Italy

in Road

CippoForLife

0

1138

Tue Dec 24, 2013 10:10 pm

CippoForLife View the latest post


It is currently Fri Oct 31, 2014 6:08 am

All times are UTC + 1 hour




Advertising   –  FAQ   –  Contact   –  Convert   –  About

© Weight Weenies 2000-2013
hosted by starbike.com


How to get rid of these ads? Just register!


Powered by phpBB