Bülkau

The Man from the Swamp

Hier geht’s zum deutschsprachigen Reisebericht der Fahrradtour ➤ Day 4 – The Man from the Swamp It’s still raining in the morning and quite foggy. Today no nightingale sings but seagulls screaming instead. Homeland! The weather fits perfect, just coast. I pack up, all dripping wet. No fun! The landscape is flat like a pancake, where one can see on…

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Banks of the river Elbe.

The very first Germans!

Hier geht’s zum deutschsprachigen Reisebericht der Fahrradtour ➤ Day 3 – The very first Germans! The ear splitting twittering of a nightingale above my tent wakes me. Almost daylight, I brew a tea, 4:00 a.m. Yes, no coffee for four weeks either. I think detox it’s called nowadays. I know life is hard. Muesli and green tea should do until…

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The Rock

Hier geht’s zum deutschsprachigen Reisebericht der Fahrradtour ➤ Day 2 – The Rock THIS IS THE DAY! I can hit the road. It is not raining but there is fog and it is extremely humid. Very humid! I try to find the best way out of town to the countryside with minimum traffic what is not easy during rush hour.…

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Ghostbike

Raining cats and dogs

Hier geht’s zum deutschsprachigen Reisebericht der Fahrradtour ➤ Day: 1 – Raining cats and dogs I AM VERY EXCITED to start my bike trip and wake up very early. Katrin has to go to work (emancipation!) and I dress up for the holiday ride. During breakfast it starts raining, as usual in summer in the sunniest country in the world,…

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My bike-rig

Mit dem Rad durch Deutschlands ländliche Gebiete

Hier geht’s zum deutschsprachigen Reisebericht der Fahrradtour ➤ Germany’s hinterland DAY minus 1 – Flopped THE DAY BEFORE I WAS READY TO TAKE OFF on MTB trip from the banks of the Baltic Sea across Görmany’s backcountry, the hinterland, where the hillbillies live (so I thought at first) to the Swiss boarder, a friend from the Görman FBI phoned me…

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