Did we mention it was hot in Turkmenistan?…

Serakhs (IR) – Samarkand (UZ) / 7490 km / 3.65 Million Turns / July 9th – July 19th, 2019 When people ask us how we experienced Turkmenistan, we normally begin with: “it was hot, and it was tough. And the road was … Read More

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“En Iran, vous n’êtes jamais seuls”

Astara (IR) – Serakhs (IR) / 6866 km / 3.35 Million Turns / June 19th – July 9th, 2019 Sometimes it takes a few seconds between seeing something with your eyes and actually constructing the picture in your mind. While doing groceries … Read More

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A detour in the Caucasus

Khashuri (GE) – Lankaran (AZ) / 5874 km / 2.87 Million Turns / June 1st – June 19th, 2019 As we enter the courtyard of the restaurant, we notice a big group of people who have clearly had some (some too much?) … Read More

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Problem? Problem Yok!

Göreme (TK) – Turkgozu (TK) / 5056 km / 2.46 Million Turns / May 18th – June 1st , 2019 Being over a month in Turkey, you do pick up some (basic) phrases to communicate in the local language: hot, cold, food, sleep, … Read More

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Turkish Delight

Istanbul (TK) – Göreme (TK) / 4232 km / 2.06 Million Turns / April 26th – May 18th, 2019 Before we left on our bike trip, both of us thought “a whole year of travelling for sure means we can really … Read More

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The final countdown of (Eastern) Europe

Belgrade (SRB) – Istanbul (TK) / 3543 km / 1.73 Million Turns / April 8th – April 26th, 2019 “Warning, at certain times of the year, the following road section may contain thorns that puncture even the strongest of tires”, the … Read More

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Off we go!

Amsterdam (NL) – Linz (AT) / 1278 km / 0.62 Million Turns /  March 3rd – March 21st, 2019 As the waitress from the pizzeria in Regensburg comes over with our pizza’s our mouths drop wide open. How on earth … Read More

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Less than a month left until we leave!

As our departure day is drawing closer, we are in full preparation mode. Over the last few weeks we have sorted out the last bit of gear, spent a whole day in Eric’s bike shop “De Vakantiefietser” for a final … Read More

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