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Pirogi tour of Poland!

Pirogi tour of Poland!

To start our tour in Poland we did a ride out from Krakow with Rafal We stuck to the small back roads to get to the monastery in the village of Kalwaria Zebrzydowska, which is one of the most important pilgrim sites in Poland. “With a vision while viewing the...

Turkey: The Essentials

Turkey was one of our favorite destinations in the planning phase. We liked the expected mix of Europe and Asia while traveling Turkey overland. In this country, you can find almost everything you want. There are great beaches for relaxing or any kind of water sports....

Building an expedition Truck: The Exterior

After building on our expedition truck for 1.5 years, how does its exterior look like? Last month we had the driver’s cab restored in Romania. Although we ran into some issues with the timeline and some mistakes – which were fixed afterwards, we were very impressed...
Goulash and Vampires?

Goulash and Vampires?

Also as predicted it was a beautiful sunny day when we awoke today in Budapest. The plan today is to head 27 km south west to the moto24 shop where thanks to Dirk we had arranged for oil changes with just 1 days notice. We arrived at 9 and they were ready and waiting...

Setting up camp in Romania

We’re now 2 weeks in Romania and we stay here for a while longer. Time to set up camp. Note: We hung the tarp on the side, since that’s where we received a wifi-connection 🙂 Failed plan In a previous post we explained that we decided upon Romania as our first...
It’s all Greek to me!

It’s all Greek to me!

Now were are off to the country where civilization began. You drive up to the passport control of Albania, where they want your passport and bike title. Here they stamp your passport and cancel the computer TVIP. Next there is a short drive to the Greek passport...
Albania

Albania

Now we are on our way to ALBANIA! Wow we never thought we would say that when we were kids. We needed to make a stop to stock up on supplies for the ferry. The boat leaves at 10 pm, but the check in closes at 7 (actually 9, but on line it says 7). We arrived at 615 to...

Diesel pest: Dealing with diesel contamination

We’re finally on our way to Romania. But before we left we first addressed our diesel contamination issue: “diesel-pest” – fuel residue. Diesel pest is a natural micro-organism in conventional diesel, which propagates immensely in the diesel system (tank, filters, …)...