15 Jun

Mountain biking in Calabria: toward the Thyrrenian coastline.

An old schoolmate of mine, in a concise post on Facebook, announced a ride with his group Bikers with destination “the sea” starting from Rende. Being an ‘urban’ cyclist and an aspiring bicycle tourist, I immediately liked the idea and I asked him, and easily got, to lend me a super mountain bike. I put […]


26 Jan

On the mountains of Sila with snowshoes.

The mountains during the winter are fascinating, especially when they’re covered with soft snow. If you are not able to ski, like me, the better way to live the mountain is with the snowshoes: thanks to them you can walk on deep snow without sinking in and see wonderful wild places. It had just snowed and we organized an […]


21 Nov

Blog Tour in the Sila National Park.

At the beginning of November, the Sila National Park organized a blog tour in collaboration with WeLike Association in order to promote its territory. Le Vie della Perla – Viaggiare in Calabria, as member of the Association, was involved in providing environmental guides, accommodation and several advice thanks to its experience. Organizing a Blog Tour is like organizing a simple “journey”: you have to […]