In the morning of Friday 17 October 2014 at Cinema PORTOAstra it will take place the special event Only Bike Padova, organized in collaboration with Padova Terme Euganee Convention & Visitors Bureau.
The topic of cycle tourism will be discussed by experts and professionals: the aim is to get to know the potential of this new travel frontier, to find out more about the touristic offers related to this world and to encourage a reflection around a phenomenon that is establishing itself as a new chance of growth for the territory.
Only Bike Padova will be opened at 10.30am by the screening of the documentary VENTO. Italy by bike along the river Po by Paolo Casalis, Stefano Scarafia and Pino Pace, that shows a travel by bike along what might be one of the longest cycle paths of Europe: the Venice – Torino (Ven-To). It will be followed by a meeting about the potential of cycle tourism with: Pino Pace, director of VENTO and author of various texts about cycling; Jacopo Zurlo of Touring Club Italiano Centre of Studies; Diego Gallo, spokesman of the project “Cycle Paths” of Regione Veneto. The panel will be host by Vittorio Anastasia of the publishing house Ediciclo, observant and perceptive connoisseur of the world of cycle tourism.
Free entry subject to availability.