This album largely covers our adventures cycling the M41, more affectionately known as the Pamir Highway, through Tajikistan and Kyrgyzstan. This road through the Pamir Mountains formed one of the ancient Silk Road trade routes. It was a very challenging few weeks living above 4,000m and cycling in all types of weather. Check out our video ‘Cycling the Pamir Highway’ here.
This brief album covers our journey from the port in Baku, Azerbaijan across the Caspian Sea on Professor Gul to Aktau, Kazakstan. The journey included cycling through the desert, seeing camels and catching a train to Uzbekistan.
This album covers our cycle tour through southern Georgia along the Goderdzi Pass from Batumi to Tbilisi, including a warm stay at St. Nino monastery on Lake Paravani, Poka. Read about our cycle touring in Georgia here.
Part II of Turkey covers our bike tour through Middle-East Turkey, through the Ihlara Valley to the Cappadocia. From here we hopped on a coach to Erzurum and continued our tour along the Artvin-Yusufeli road to Georgia. To read about our experience, check out our blog here.
Part I of Turkey covers our cycle tour down the Aegean coast to Izmir. We then took our first ‘transport’ by hopping on a coach to visit the ancient city of Hierapolis-Pamukkale. To read about our experiences, check out Part I and Part II of our blog posts here.
Postcards from our summer holiday in Greece. We really enjoyed cycling through Drama, Kavala and a four-day cycle tour around the perimeter of Thassos island. There is no better way than seeing the sea for the first time in 9 weeks than a perfect Greek blue ocean. Read more about our time cycling in Greece here.
Photographs from our cycling tour of Bulgaria. Bulgaria is now one of our top favourite countries for cycling, providing a much needed change in the landscape after our relatively flat western Europe route.. Click here to read more about our experience Cycling Touring in Bulgaria.
Surprises from Serbia! We absolutely loved this country - stunning scenery, wild camping and the people are so welcoming! We also highly recommend Belgrade city and Novi Sad. Rear more about our experience Cycle Touring in Serbia here!
Photo highlights from Hungary (with a whistle-stop tour of Bratislava, Slovakia), including beautiful countrysides and really kind people. It’s pretty flat too which is good for the early stages of a cycle tour (although some pretty dodgy gravel paths)! Read more about our experiences Cycle Touring in Hungary here!
Whilst our time in Croatia was short, it felt like much longer because of the great memories we took away. Therefore we thought it special enough to give its own album! To read all about our experience Cycle Touring in Croatia, click here!
A series of photographs from our route along the Danube river in Austria, passing through Linz and Vienna! To read about our experiences Cycle Touring in Austria, click here.
Photographs cycling through Germany up into the Black Forest, in search of the true source of the Danube river. Following this, we pedalled down into the beautiful Danube Gorge before entering Austria! Read more about our experiences Cycle Touring in Germany here and Observations on Camping in Germany here.
A collection of photos taken as we briefly crossed over the Rhine river into France, which included a much-needed rest day on a lake. We had dinner at a local French restaurant, which was exquisite with perfect local white wine!
Photographs from our cycle tour of Germany after the Netherlands along the Rhine river. We passed through Cologne for Becky’s birthday, before heading up into the Black Forest. Read more about our experience Cycle Touring in Germany here.
From pedalling off the boat in the Hook of Holland to following the Rhine through to Millingen, the Netherlands did not disappoint. Now to find some hills… Read more about our experience Cycling in the Netherlands here.
A very special send off at our ‘local’ in Stoke Newington with friends and colleagues from the London contingent. A day to remember. | 03.06.2018