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(attributed to Leonardo da Vinci)

Random-roads.com – the website to document the bicycle journey of a lifetime. Cycling around the world for seven years. 

My roughly planned route

(Changes to the route may, and probably will occur due to wars, civil unrests, natural disasters, trigger-happy highwaymen or personal preferences)


Blog #0071 August 8, 2022 -
Day 99 of my cycling journey around the world – August 8, 2022 Cycling through some of the loveliest countrysides I have so far encountered with a beautiful, but warmish weather,...
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Blog #0070 August 7, 2022 - Home away from Home for Criminals and Dictators
Day 98 of my cycling journey around the world – August 7, 2022 In a perfect weather with partly cloudy skies and temperatures around 28 C I started my cycling of the day at the Bella...
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Blog #0069 August 4-6, 2022 - Three Daily Prayers for a Billionaire
What a day? What a wonderful day? Leaving from Adelschlag at about 05:15 h, a perfect sunrise brought me a memorable morning with views to die for. Cycling altogether for 82 km to Augsburg,...
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Blog #0068 August 1-3, 2022 - In the Peaceful Altmühl Valley
Days 92-94 of my cycling journey around the world – August 1-3, 2022 Starting at the campground in Muhr am See, I cycled almost the entire day in the Altmühltal, the valley along...
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Blog #0067 July 31, 2022 - Cycling Through Medieval Germany
Day 91 of my cycling journey around the world – July 31, 2022 Accompanied by my sister, her family and son number one I left Weikersheim and we all cycled on the Tauber valley cycling...
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Blog #0066 July 28-30, 2022 - Finally, a Sauna
Days 88-90 of my cycling journey around the world – July 28-30, 2022 I was cycling 74 km from Eichenbühl to one of the villages of Weikersheim were I visited my sister and her family....
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