Author: David Garrett

David Garrett is an English teacher living in Florence who spends his weekends in the saddle. He has plans to start his own cycling tours in the future, whilst trying to improve his Italian.
April 14, 2017

Going lycra: biking in Florence

If you are a keen-eyed early riser, you will have noticed a particular breed of Italians on the streets, setting off at dawn and back home for Sunday lunch, before the night owls have risen from their slumber: meet the ciclista. The local ciclista forgoes the more obvious glories of Florence for its provincial back […]