The Giro passes fields of wheat in the region of Puglia. All that pasta to fuel the race has to come from somewhere.
Mind the gaps: Lampre-Merida rode well to finish sixth today. The photo shows the difficulties on the course with steep inclines that made it hard to stay together as a group.
After an enjoyable day trip to Ischia, a British tourist waits for the ferry back to the Italian mainland.
Step by step: Mark Cavendish uses his bike for transport at the post-stage Giro press conference.
Mark Cavendish wins Stage of the Giro.
He takes the overall lead but will he hold onto it tomorrow? Stage preview over at http://inrng.com/2013/05/preview-giro-stage-2/