Route details: Tubingen – Ulm – Munich Distance: 237km (by bike 85km) Duration: 5 days (actual riding: 1 day) Difficulty: ★ Accommodation: Warmshower hosts/friends (3 nights); camping (1 night) Expenditure: €228 including the new bike and bus ticket In the morning leaving Tubingen, my host Martin even rode with me even though he was late,… Read More Bike broken, Lesson learned
Route details: Cannes – Monaco – Savona – Genova – Pavia – Milan – Como – Lugano – Bellinzona – San Bernardino Pass – Chur – Bad Ragaz – (Vaduz) – St Gallen – Zurich Distance: 783km Duration: 16 days (actual riding: 9 days) Difficulty: ★★★★ Accommodation: Warmshower hosts/friends (11 nights); camping (5 nights) Expenditure:… Read More Hiking in Italy, Biking through the Alps and all the way to Zurich
In March 2015 during the Critical Mass Barcelona we met another cyclist who gave us a flyer about a place called Barna Pedala Club (Barna is the short term of Barcelona literally), where people can repair their bikes, store or park their bikes, share a meal or just hang out with cyclists with similar mindset. Bike… Read More Cyclist Hub in Barcelona and Zaragoza
Actually for some carefree cyclists, they don’t even plan their routes. Just bring their bikes or buy one from the starting point and GO! It works for somebody, and they enjoy the surprise on the road. However, I do need a bit of preparation so that I can have a better picture of what to… Read More How to plan a bike trip?
Feeling so good to wake up on a bed, haha, but I also miss the feeling of crawling inside my sleeping bag in my green tent. I know I belong more to the nomadic style. Today is Sunday and I really long for praising God in a church. So I walk into the Church of… Read More NZ Day 17 – Making friends all over the world
First thing to do this morning is to buy FOOD! Pack up as quickly as possible and run to the shop, buy some biscuits and muesli bars. My energy is back again! 2 years ago when I had a hitchhiking trip in Tibet, I missed a chance to see the glacier there. This time I… Read More NZ Day 16 – Glacier reflection and a scary downhill ride