Author: Claire Duiker

Claire Duiker grew up in Pennsylvania but has called Florence home for 20 years. In that time she has guided hundreds of walking and cycling tours through Italy, France, Greece, Croatia, Turkey and Spain for Customwalks ( When she’s not traveling for work she can most likely be found on a mountaintop or sandy beach in some distant land. You can follow her on Instagram at @claire_in_the_world.
May 7, 2020

Where to hike in Florence

One of the best things about Florence is that you’re never far from nature. I’ve been guiding hiking and biking tours throughout Europe for over 20 years; when I’m at my home base in Florence, I always stay active and in contact with nature (recent times excluded!), which has allowed me to get to know […]