Bought the cheapest folding bike I could find. Had some fun.
So there’s this underground night cycling club in Saint Petersburg. Here’s how I became part of it. Be sure to follow my new Facebook page to stay up-to-date!
ON A NIGHT like this, you look up at the starry sky and realize it doesn’t get much better than this. That’s my favorite kind of night. DAY 17. ALBANIA. ÇERMË-PROSHK – VLORË. 20/02/15 Black full beard, Swiss accent and strong entertaining skills: I’ve shared the road with Luca for three days now and we’ve… Weiterlesen Three World Travelers And I
Near Himarë, Southern Albania, I stumbled upon a castle on a tiny island and pitched my tent next to it. The next morning I realized the door was half open… I couldn’t resist. Not sure what was louder while I walked through the dark halls of this building – the wind, my steps or my… Weiterlesen The door wasn’t locked
WHEN YOU WAKE up and your legs are just as frozen as the water in the bottles, there’s only one thing that can save the day: warm milk delivered to your tent door. ALBANIA / DAY 16: FUSHË-KRUJË – ÇERMË-PROSHK, 19/02/15 My night was terrible. And so was Luca’s, just one tent away. I did… Weiterlesen One Can But Enjoy Albania
WITH EVERY JOURNEY, you learn. Gear-wise, there are a few upgrades on my radar: 1. A MORE COMFORTABLE SLEEPING MAT. My current model (picture) is a 3 mm iso mat with aluminium foil on one side. For summer, this works. For winter, it was the wrong choice. I could feel the cold of the ground through… Weiterlesen Three Improvements for Next Time
LET’S PUT PREJUDICE aside here. What the title says really happened. But it could have happened in any country. ALBANIA / Day 15: Shkodër – Fushë-Krujë, 18/02/15 You should not trespass. Especially barbwire. I start my day withdrawing 5000 Lek (about 35€) from a Raiffeisenbank ATM. I was advised to look out for official bank institutes… Weiterlesen I Was Chased By Men With Sticks