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At Our Doorstep

Some people travel half way around the world, sometimes just for four days, looking for picture-taking opportunities in Europe – Warsaw, Venice, Lyon, the list is long. I was thinking: And we live in Europe and limit ourselves to Munich … Continue reading

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Summer Cycle Tour: Days 30 – 36, Usedom to Dresden

From the Oder to the Elbe It’s a cold and wet day here in Děčín in the Czech Republic and for the first time after more than 2,000 km on the road the weather has made riding look more like … Continue reading

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Summer Cycle Tour: Days 11 – 16, Kassel to Bremen

Where the hills disappear After four days of resting up and visiting with friends, we were back on our bikes. We followed the Fulda a short distance and then changed our allegiance to the Weser which guided us north to … Continue reading

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Summer Cycle Tour: Days 2 – 10, Schrobenhausen to Kassel

Over Hill and Dale Before I had a chance to update my blog, we were already in Kassel, the first large stepping stone of our bicycle tour. In the evenings after a day in the saddle, I wrote a few … Continue reading

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Time to say good-bye

If I could just eliminate the last four or five days before a  bicycle trip.  I’m nervous, full of irrational fears of what could happen on the road, anxious about leaving home and family. And it seems to be getting … Continue reading

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