Ride across the USA – The Idea

The Idea Take a leave of 6 weeks absence and ride across the USA. Well, this year, getting 60 years old, it's time to check an item off my bucket list: Ride across the USA. So I worked hard talking to my wife, my employer and my dog and yes indeed, I've got the permission … Continue reading Ride across the USA – The Idea

Advertisements

Ride across the USA – it’s getting serious…

km 37,556 - My things are packed, I start at 9 am at the gas station of my hometown, leaving to get my Honda to the carrier in Heidelberg. km 37,685 - After a very relaxed ride in a sunny but crisp morning along A8 and A5, I arrive at Knopftours in Heidelberg at 10:30 … Continue reading Ride across the USA – it’s getting serious…

Last Ride of the Year 2018

Today probably was my last ride of the year 2018. Temperature was around 0°C and sun was shining, so I decided to go for a ride. http://www.1a-software.de/~rsz/bilder/ES-I64/dsc05678.jpg I headed out to the Swabian-Franconian Forest, passed a lighthouse in the hills (well, not really, the Reinhold-Maier-Turm was a water reservoir, nowadays it is an out-look), http://www.1a-software.de/~rsz/bilder/ES-I64/dsc05679.jpg found … Continue reading Last Ride of the Year 2018

Balkan Leg 7 – Thru the Kosovo to Skopje

Friday, June 15, 2018. Today’s track is 271 km. We start at 10:35 am in Andrijevica, Montenegro, ride thru the Kosovo to reach our final destination Skopje in Macedonia. Click on the map to view the track at google map: After having a continental breakfast in the Hotel Komovi, we start despite the rain. After fueling up … Continue reading Balkan Leg 7 – Thru the Kosovo to Skopje