Both post-communist countries, Serbia and Romania. One in European Union, one is not. One was bombed in 1999 by NATO, one is struggling with its gypsy population. This leg I passed several Serbian cities: Subotica, Novi Sad, Belgrade and Vrsac. Then crossing to Romania: Timisoara, Deva, Sebes, Sibiu, Brasov and Barlad. The countryside of both… Read More Leg 3: Rendezvous in Serbia and Romania
Many people said Croatian coast is very beautiful and I must go there, but I chose to just cross the capital Zagreb and towards Hungary. After such a long time on the road, sightseeing is no longer my top priority, but meeting local people, understanding their cultures and trying authentic local food are far more… Read More Leg 2 – Croatia and Hungary
If you have no time to read my post, just have a look of this video, it is the highlights of Leg 1 – Italy and Slovenia! In 2014 when I started riding my bike from Northern Europe, I did not know what to expect, nor have a concrete plan about where to go and… Read More Leg 1: Italy Slovenia – New experiments along with the bike trip
Thinking about doing something different from the ordinary society? Thinking about making a big change of your lives? Thinking about an affordable way to be a long term traveler? Simply pick up a bike and start cycling to unknown places, you will discover the beauty of this world that we always miss out because we… Read More 10 reasons you should start a bike trip around the world
Route details: Zurich – Interlaken – Bern – Basel – Freiburg – Karlsruhe – Tubingen Distance: 633km Duration: 13 days (actual riding: 7 days) Difficulty: ★★ Accommodation: Warmshower hosts/friends (11 nights); camping (2 nights) Expenditure: €55.9 Switzerland is the most expensive country I have been, everything is like double or triple the price compare to… Read More Swiss Lakes and Black Forest
Cycling for 8-10 hours a day is fun, but sometimes it could be boring as well. Cycling is an individual sport, even if you are cycling with your partner or in a group, you cannot always pedal side by side and chat, especially on the narrow road shoulders. Or if you want to chat with… Read More Podcasts for touring cyclists
As many ordinary people think, life should be getting good education, finding an excellent job, earning a lot of money, then marry a beautiful partner, start a happy family, have bunch of kids, live in a grand house… That is the dream of many people, I admit that I used to think like that when… Read More Why do you need more?
Want to combine my message with my photos, here I have made a few illustrations! Hope you are inspired!!
Touring in Sweden Album