5 results posted with tag "Hungary"

Spent

Spent

It has been following us around for a few days now, but the shattering exhaustion from high paced sightseeing in Romania followed by a series of big cycling days has finally overtaken us. Our legs are devistatingly tired, yes, but it is more than that too. I’m physically run down, my mind fixated on the […]

Slow Progress

Slow Progress

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Ben: With yesterday’s cool temperatures, flat terrain, and enjoyable riding we felt more than prepared for today’s ride of about 110 kilometers. It wasn’t going to be nothing, but a simple repeat of yesterday would land us not too far from the Slovakian border. We had a pretty good start too – there wasn’t much […]

Second Chance

Second Chance

  When I crawled out of the tent at the usual hour, one thing stood out to me: despite the fact that we’d been warned about the heat wave that was here last week, it was downright chilly outside. Relieved that the hot weather we’d been gearing ourselves up for might not play into our […]

The Great Escape

The Great Escape

I’m not sure where the terrible idea began, but a few days ago, we began tossing around the idea of completing a century (100 miles) on our loaded bikes while the roads were nice and flat.  Originally, we had thought we’d do it in a few days, but the more we looked at the roads […]

Western Transdanubia

Western Transdanubia

Today was slated to be a hot day in this region, and it was.  With that in mind, we were up and out the door fairly early from our well manicured, almost Swiss feeling campground.  We said our farewells to our curious and impressed German RV-neighbor, and rolled out into a cloudless Austrian sky. Our […]