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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 Augusta campground to go south as far as possible. Cycling for 101 kilometres I followed the river Lech, passed …

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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, I cycled to Neuburg an der Donau and from there on rode on the Danube (Donau) cycle path eastwards until I reached Marxheim where I had to leave the Danube and cycle along the Lech cycle path southwards. Meeting my oldest son in Augsburg I stayed for two additional days because of rain and my “office work”, which has been piling up.

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 Altmühl river. Passing dramatic Jurassic landscapes at temperatures above 30 centigrade let me jump several times into the river to cool …

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Blog #0061 July 20, 2022 – Struggling over the Kassel Mountains in Sweltering Heat

Day 80 of my cycling journey – July 20, 2022 The 20th of July was the hottest day in many parts of western Europe and Germany. Temperatures of above 40 C were measured in Germany. The sweltering heat made dogs seek the shelter of the basements, cats became irate and pensioneers around Germany sought cover …

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