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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 #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 the...
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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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Blog #0065 July 27, 2022 - Entering Bavaria
Day 87 of my cycling journey around the world – July 27, 2022 Today was a short day. Lots of breaks and lot of stops. Cycling 59 km after I left my friends’ house I rode from Münster...
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Blog #0064 July 26, 2022 - Another Encounter with my Past
Day 86 of my cycling journey around the world – July 26, 2022 Leaving Walluf, I cycled again through some of the same areas of Rhine and Main rivers I had cycled the day before. Turning...
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Blog #0063 July 25, 2022 - A visit to the Distant Past
Day 85 of my cycling journey around the world – July 25, 2022 Leaving my parents, I rode a substantial deviation from Usingen to Walluf, the village where I grew up and where I spent...
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