Cherno More

The weather has been unkind on our journey south alongside Cherno More. Wet and windy and on one occasion nail-hard hailstones are flung at us from a sky that was only minutes earlier clear blue. The wildness of the elements is infectious and we laugh hysterically paralyzed by the downpour that leaves us doubled over …

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Varna

Varna is a city with character where history and modernity seem to sit in happy matrimony. Roman ruins, a historic working port, golden sands, a sea park for sunset promenades, good restaurants, oh and dragons. There is an air of sophistication here that will vapourise in the sea breeze, as we head south down the …

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Test Ride #1

Orsova to Baile Herculane, Romania 200km over 5 days to test our new bikes and camping equipment. Stunning scenery cycling into a headwind along the majestic Danube against the flow of plastic bobbing merrily down stream. Friendly locals nourished us on honey comb straight from the hive and our thrist was quenched by fresh well water. …

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