ABOUT US, OUR STORY AND VALUES
Beto Mendiola (owner), was born in Lima and raised in the rainforest of Peru. He studied hotel management and worked in the tourism industry for many years. He is a curious and optimistic person, entrepreneur and good cumbia dancer. He discovered a love of travel as kid when he drove across Peru trips with his family.
Gio Mellone (co-owner), was born and raised in Lecce, Italy. He studied foreign affairs to meet new people, discover new places and travel around the world! He has a bohemian spirit and likes sharing time with friends. As good Italian who is, he is a good chef!
Arturo Paz or “r2ri2” for friends is our senior guide. He is passionate about sharing great beer, food and stories with our guests. Arturito was born and raised in Lima and studied hotel management in the bohemian district of Barranco. He came to Lima Bike Rental and Tours in the summer of 2015 after two years of living in New Zeland, Spain and the Sacred Valley in Cusco.
Both are passionate about Lima and cycling. They believe that the bike will change the world! The future of mobility and tourism is the bike, as well as the great benefits to health and the environment.
The purpose of LimaBikeRental is to be a B corporation – a sustainable and green company that, more than just profits, aims to support children local projects with Centro de Atención Infantil ALECRIM in Huachipa, Lima.