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2018 Spain

Around de Picos

In June Rudi and I cycle for two weeks on our mountain bikes in northern Spain. We start in the lively city of Bilbao, make a long loop westwards through various national parks, including Zepa Liebana, Somiedo and Picos de Europa, and finish on the north coast in Santander. We cycle through vast landscapes and […]

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2018 Czechia Germany Netherlands

Dresden to Roermond

In October 2018 I cycle from Dresden (D) to Roermond (NL). The road leads through the Ore Mountain Range (Erzgebirge), Sauerland and Thüringerwald, along the Elbe and the Rur, and through picturesque town, forests in autumn shades and misty river valleys. In nine days, I ride some 1,000 kilometers and climb almost 10,000 meters. Day […]