Marche, Italy (2008)
These pictures were taken during a cycling trip in the Marche province of Italy, August 2008.
Day 1: Arrival Tuoro sul Trasimeno
Augustus 2, 2008 - Arrival at Tuoro sul Trasimeno
The other side of the story
Fruttas e Verduras
Great camping in Tuoro. My bike and tent~
Day 2: Stage 1: Tuoro - Citta di Castello (87km)
First break of the holiday!
Day 3: Stage 2: Citta di Castello - Novafeltria (95km)
We look so tired already! In Viamaggio
Views near Pereto
Splendid camping-site near Perticara
Day 4: Walk around Perticara
Day 5: Stage 3: Novafeltria - Urbino (83km)
Vehicle (Belongs in a museum!)
Our first Passo! Passo Cantoniera
Passo Cantoniera - I admit, I lost the sprint from Johannes...
This might be Carpegna. But we cycled so fast, maybe its somewhere else already ;)
Team mates on the way to Lunano
Johannes - keep your speed!
Urbino - UNESCO world heritage
Doing the dishes
Day 6: Visit Urbino
Urbino seen from the camping
Duc's palace, Urbino
Duc's palace, Urbino
Day 7: Stage 4: Urbino - Ostra (66km)
Enjoying the view near Fossombrone
View nearby Fossombrone
Steeeeeep descent Fossombrone - Please check your brakes and parachute
What is this??
View from little tower in Corinaldo
Small street in Corinaldo
Gate in Corinaldo
Strange sky in Ostra
Day 8: Stage 5: Ostra - Sarnano (110km)
Just a picture on the road
Tolentino, Ponte di Diavolo in the background
Same gate, other side
Day 9: Rest!
Monti Sibillini, near Sarnano
Day 10: Stage 6: Sarnano - Preci (107km)
None of these places on my map... Am I lost??
Left or right....?
Having a break and some shadow
The Monti's once more
On the way to the Forca di Presta!
Our team leader contacting the headquarters.
Arrival at the top! - Picture proves cycling is faster than a car ;-)
Forca di Presta - 1535m
Magic view from the top
De Piano Grande
Last climb to the camping (Preci in the background)
Day 11: Rondrit Preci (35km)
Landscape on the way
Day 12: Stage 7: Preci - Gubbio (121km)
Landscape nearby Collemincio
Day 13: Visit Gubbio
Small street in Gubbio
Play in Gubbio
Stairs of the Palazzo dei Consoli
The camping of Gubbio - Completely level!!!
Day 14: Stage 8: Gubbio - Tuoro (75km)
The last climbs of this trip! - Pieter
Help! The barbarians are coming! (And the first raindrops too...)
And then some more raindrops came :-(
Rain accumulates to swimming pool, but tent is dry inside :)