Checking out Kavala, Greece!
While riding in Greece, we were flagged down for riding on a highway that we apparently were not supposed to be on. After a long conversation in broken English, we told the emergency workers that “tossing our bikes over the fence and walking around the freeway” was unacceptable. The solution: we got an uncomfortable ride in the back of their [...]
While Powering through Greece… we decided to take a quick break on the highway and scope out the sunflower fields.
The home stretch! Greece is our prospective final country on our long journey through the Balkans. While this is subject to change depending on our time table, the finish line for us is Athens. The mountains on the western edge of Greece are apparently a cyclists worst nightmare, and if we are up to the challenge, our route may take [...]