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Month: November 2016

Athens to Makry Gialos, Crete – 9 to 20th Nov 2016

Athens to Makry Gialos, Crete – 9 to 20th Nov 2016

Wednesday 9th November Athens We are awake after a good night’s sleep. Fillipos has gone to work, but we chat with Jean-Christophe and Fabienne about our respective travels. Daz pops to a bike shop with JC as they need more boxes to pack their bikes for the flight to Cyprus but when they get there it’s shut. We’ve put a wash on and once it’s finished and hung out it’s time for sightseeing. First we need to catch a bus…

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Dubrovnik to Athens – 24th October to 8th Nov 2016

Dubrovnik to Athens – 24th October to 8th Nov 2016

  Monday 24th October Dubrovnik to Ploćice Distance: 40.56km Average: 8.75 kmh Top Speed: 58.17 kmh Total Distance: 9425.43 km It’s a long, slow climb out of Dubrovnik but the views back down on the city make it worthwhile. We’re just by the airport, probably 20km out of Dubrovnik, when we meet Peter, a cycle tourer. He’s only been out for a few weeks, he flew into Bulgaria and will fly out of Dubrovnik tomorrow. Daz knows of him from…

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