Monthly Archives: May 2017

Getting to Istanbul a Turkish Delight?

Today in Sozopol Bulgaria we lazed about most of the day since we were out so late. We did have a bit of a walk about the old city and the sea wall.




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A toe in the chilly Black sea.… Read the rest

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A locals tour of the real Bulgaria


Today we start a 3 day ride in Bulgaria with Assen. It is very overcast, but hardly rained. It was however cool. The first part of the day was to scoot down the highway A3 until Dupnica where we changed to the parallel secondary road.… Read the rest

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Team Canada meets up!


It is sad to leave the whole gang from Slovakia, but we must move on with the show. We started out from Takaj about 2 pm headed south to Budapest under the threatening skies. We planned to take the smaller roads and abandon them for the freeway if the weather turned for the worse.… Read the rest

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A very fun “Program” in Kosice

Today the forecast is 20% rain, but it is pretty windy and chilly for our ride across Slovakia to Kosice.

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We set out first for Bojnice(bod-neet-sa), where we had breakfast with a view of the castle. The funny thing today was we asked the waitress if she spoke English and she said no, but her friend that did not work there said “ yes” and proceeded to take our order and serve us!… Read the rest

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World Wide Ride is headed East!

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The plan is to fly back to Germany to get the bikes near Leipzig. We have a few items to sort out like installing the new Odyssey batteries to replace out 5 year old Deka. We are a bit worried they will be toast after 8 months again.… Read the rest

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