Archive for the ‘Croatia’ Blogs


Spider

Fun Facts and Figures

Number of Countries Visited: 26 - Egypt, Sudan, Ethiopia, Tanzania, Malawi, Zambia, Botswana, Namibia, South Africa, Lesotho, Tunisia, Austria, Czech Republic, Germany, Italy, Slovenia, Croatia, ...
Camp by the Lake

Best & Worst of (Part 3)

Best location to Start a Cycling Trip: The foot of the Pyramids in Giza, Egypt. That just can’t be beat. Unforgettable Cycling Highlights: Day 1 in ...
Dubrovnik

Few More Days in Croatia

After Montenegro we cycled back up the coast to Dubrovnik. There is a very steep climb for the last ...
In Need of a Makeover

In Need of a Makeover

We walked past a giant mirror today and got a real good look at ourselves. Yikes! While we aren’t feeling at all tired of travelling, ...
Montenegro

Breakfast in Bosnia-Hercegovina, Lunch in Croatia and Dinner in Montenegro

Our initial intent as we cycled back into Croatia from Bosnia-Hercegovina was to go to Dubrovnik but at the ...
The Carnival

The Carnival

August, as I’m sure you already know, is peak season in Europe. Hotels are booked up, restaurants and cafes are jam packed, and prices are ...
Cycling Croatia

Typical Day in Croatia

After getting the new wheel, we’ve been cycling along the Croatian coastline with detours into ...
Coast

I’m an Idiot

I had a bad morning today. To be honest, I can’t quite recall the source of my discontent, which ...
Tent Repair

Tent Almost Finished…Even More

Last we reported on our tent, the fumes emanating from it were suffocating us and we were down to only half a functional door. ...
The Hunt for a New Wheel

The Hunt for a New Wheel

The Goal Find a replacement for Spiros’ cracked hub as soon as possible and without breaking the bank. The Challenges This is a high-end component; you need a ...
Wheel Finished

Wheel Finished

The view of Rabac on the Croation coast from the top of the neighboring mountain is dramatic. Seeing that view as you cycle downhill ...
Gone Swimming

Gone Swimming

We’re in beautiful Croatia! Gorgeous coastline, stunning islands, fresh seafood, sun, sun and more sun. After weeks of mountains and passes, we are eager to ...