The Silk Road… in modem borders and conflicts

To create maps is such a pleasure. When hand draw, mind travel. And I’m pretty sure that thereby appeared labels and graphic like – “Here lives dragons” and “World ends here”… So, let return on topic. Interested by Silk road and following some cyclist travelers I try to research how original Silk road is change […]

Cycling to Belchin and Dupnitsa

Saturday has with a perfect weather forecast for going to bike somewhere. So I accept an invitation to go to Belchin village “new” restored fortress, and even invite Deny – new friend with a desire for biking, but without experience. So start earlier and start from the Business Park Metro station. Uphill is around 21 […]

Mountain biking on Vitosha

Even though we have the opportunity, we don’t promote and accordingly not receive many inquiries and requests for mountain biking tours on Vitosha mountain in the Sofia Green Tour. But sometimes it happens. This time it was an elderly couple from Germany and their son, married a Bulgarian. Our main concern was to transport bicycles […]

A little west frontier cycling

On last weekend climbing on Lakatnik with Alex I meet a friend from my old caving club and surprisingly has invited for group cycling near to west border. At morning we gather 9 people and catch train to Zemen. From there we cycling on Euro Velo 13 The Iron curtain track. Area is poorly populated, […]

Starosel and Koprivshtitca – VeloRhodope 2014 day 7

Problem, when choose campsite tired is that you pick first acceptable place. On morning I see that on a hundred meters from my camp is a first of temples in Starosel. With nice parking, chapel and place for tent. I really recommend. But first in the morning I go big tomb, left my bike next […]

Karst-o-bikia Deep in karst

  On a day light campsite looks little bit different. So many prickle bushes and sheep’s dung around. But fountain and table next to tent is peerless. I figure that stream next to camp come from rock bridge caves, but first I go to see road that I come tonight. And immediately I see a guy sitting […]