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Tijuana, our home for a while

Tijuana, our home for a while

Tijuana, our home for a while Missed the last entry? Here it comes: On the way to Mexico: Cycling southern California Blog auf deutsch: (Fürs erste) zu Hause in Tijuana Tijuana is a special place. There is lots to see and do: arts, concerts, the beach walk, the museums, the famous Baja […]

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On the way to Mexico: Cycling southern California

On the way to Mexico: Cycling southern California Country: USA and Mexico From Avila Beach to Tijuana Lesson learned: The world is small Laughed about: A day in a party bus Most wonderful miracle: The reception team in Tijuana Greatest challenge: City traffic Days on the bike: 7 Kilometers cycled: […]

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Moe Szyslak runs the cafeteria Craft beer and pizza in Carlsbad. DSCN2129Between Malibu and Santa Monica Skipper from the Patagonia Headquarters This little girl did quite a good job too! Big Mama huge Pizza slice
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Where the vultures are circling: Cycling Central California

Where the vultures are circling: Cycling Central California Country: USA From San Francisco to Avila Beach Lesson learned: No Halloween without allergy free sweets! Laughed about: Baby-Chewbaccas! Most wonderful miracle: Zebras and elephant seals Greatest challenge: Snot Days on the bike: 7 Kilometers cycled: 466 Average kilometers per day: 66.6 […]

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The Moonrise Kingdom Team! Stunning ride IMG_5240 Halloween in Santa Cruz We had such a great time with Susan! Avila Beach
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Cycling California Part 1: Redwoods and dreadlocks

Cycling California Part 1: redwoods and dreadlocks Country: USA From Crescent City to San Francisco Lesson learned: Stick to the main road in Garberville Laughed about: Nonstop laughter with Jesse and Jeff Most wonderful miracle: Redwoods Greatest challenge: Hungry raccoons Days on the bike: 9 Kilometers cycled: 684 Average Kilometers per day: 76 […]

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DSCN1917 Camping in the nature DSCN1959 Beautiful Arcata Town Center Campfire Ocean Grove Lodge in Trinidad, California
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Cycling the Oregon Coast: Whales, winds and dunes!

Cycling the Oregon Coast: Whales, winds and dunes! Country: USA From Portland to Crescent City Lesson learned: 50 miles strong headwinds is a good excuse for laziness Laughed about: Fruit Buffet at the California Border Most wonderful miracle: Whales and Dunes Greatest challenge: A persistent flat Days on the bike: 8 Kilometers […]

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Yachats beach, Oregon Great visit at Roberto’s family friends’ place Oregon Beach Cycling Yet another viewpoint Hiker biker with electricity and a kettle Willow’s dinner
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So many bike paths! Cycling Washington State from Vancouver to Portland

So many bike paths! Cycling Washington State from Vancouver to Portland Country: USA From Vancouver to Portland Lesson learned: It is near impossible to travel the USA without a smartphone Laughed about: A troll in Seattle Most wonderful miracle: Familiar faces Greatest challenge: Finding Erica’s house Days on the bike: 3 full […]

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Portland bicycle mural At Tyler’s and Carolyn’s Arrival Eda Seattle at night Taco Truck in Seattle Following the StP arrows
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Our last weeks in Canada: Cycling to Vancouver

Our last weeks in Canada: Cycling to Vancouver Country: Canada From Revelstoke to Vancouver Lesson learned: You need a pump to fix your tube Laughed about: Miniature horse chariot race Most wonderful miracle: Little Rieboldt Park Greatest challenge: Fixing a tube during a train robbery Days on the bike: 9 Kilometers cycled: […]

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Joanna, Kin, Kenji and Yoshi Alpaca Hilary and Peter from Hope warmshowers in Hope, Canada Company on the Kettle Valley Railtrail Cycling to Vancouver
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Smoky Rockies: Cycling the Trans-Canada Highway

Smoky Rockies: Cycling the Trans-Canada Highway Country: Canada From Lake Louise to Revelstoke Lesson learned: Bring self-gluing patches Laughed about: Wet poppy seed rolls Most wonderful miracle: Indoor sleeping Greatest challenge: rain, traffic and tunnels Days on the bike: 3 Kilometers cycled: 241 Average Kilometers per day: 80.3 Total Kilometers cycled till Revelstoke: […]

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Kicking Horse Hostel Kitchen Mount Revelstoke National Park Kicking Horse Hostel, Golden, BC Find the Tasting Travels Sticker Cycling the Great Divide Bike Path from Alberta to BC Warmshowerers are always welcome at Tanya’s in Golden
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