After studying law Luigi went into public relations but soon started leading cycling tours in his spare time and writing short travel stories to entertain his friends. He is now the author of three books of travel stories and one of personal essays; a certified mountain bike guide; and has made a career of his passion for seeing Italy by bike.
Luigi has 9 years experience as a volunteer first responder for the Italian Red Cross and is trained in CPR and First Aid
Born and raised in South Africa, Emily left her native country and profession as a psychologist to travel. She hiked much of Italy and Spain (including the pilgrim route of Santiago di Compostela which 10 years later, she discovered Luigi was cycling at the same time) before settling down briefly in Milan but decided Lake Como is far preferable!