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Biking the Balkans
« on: October 18, 2017, 02:18:33 PM »
Ok, so we only hit two of the ten Balkan countries out there, but hey, its a start!

And since this trip was two weeks  :wings: there are a lot of words and photos...  It is slow going, so I have only finished about half of it. However, it is a good stopping point for now, so I give you: Days 1 - 7  8)


On Day 1, just heading out
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Re: Bike the Balkans
« Reply #1 on: October 19, 2017, 10:52:00 AM »
YAY! BMW's and roads with REAL elevation changes!
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« Reply #2 on: October 19, 2017, 10:55:53 AM »
Always a treat!

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« Reply #3 on: October 20, 2017, 01:45:19 AM »
 Sometimes I envy the people who do the daily blog entry, because when they are done with the trip, they are also done with the write up!  :lamer:
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« Reply #4 on: October 20, 2017, 10:22:45 AM »
Sometimes I envy the people who do the daily blog entry, because when they are done with the trip, they are also done with the write up!  :lamer:

Feel free to give BMW-K a hint in that direction...
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Re: Biking the Balkans
« Reply #5 on: October 20, 2017, 10:52:32 AM »
SO happy you got pics of the best amphitheater ever, in Croatia.*







*Thanks to Neda for pointing that out.
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Re: Biking the Balkans
« Reply #6 on: October 20, 2017, 11:37:40 AM »
SO happy you got pics of the best amphitheater ever, in Croatia.*





*Thanks to Neda for pointing that out.

I think I would have been disowned by her if I hadn't gone there. Oh, and it really IS the nicest amphitheater. Ever.
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« Reply #7 on: October 20, 2017, 12:58:26 PM »
SO happy you got pics of the best amphitheater ever, in Croatia.*





*Thanks to Neda for pointing that out.

I think I would have been disowned by her if I hadn't gone there. Oh, and it really IS the nicest amphitheater. Ever.

Or been attacked by a roving pack of Pula Girls.
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Re: Biking the Balkans
« Reply #8 on: October 21, 2017, 03:02:23 AM »
I was in Croatia the same week as you, went to Krka, Dubrovnik, drove the coast road and stayed in Split. Shame you missed Split-the traffic isn't bad and Diocletian's Palace beats Dubrovnik.
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Re: Biking the Balkans
« Reply #9 on: October 24, 2017, 06:38:56 PM »
This is great reading so far.  I'm up to day four and absolutely love your story of people helping people.  If there's one thing I believe, it's that most people are good.  We only hear of the bad every day in the news.  It's refreshing to see how much innocent good is in this world. 

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Re: Biking the Balkans
« Reply #10 on: October 27, 2017, 05:56:29 AM »
I got two more days done - 8 & 9. Still a few more to go, but here's an update link for you guys  :bigok:

Day 8 & 9


Once I have all of the pages published I'll go in and clean up the navigation at the top of each page.


Sunshine!
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Exotic new countries!
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Food!
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Re: Biking the Balkans
« Reply #11 on: October 27, 2017, 07:37:05 AM »
I got two more days done - 8 & 9. Still a few more to go, but here's an update link for you guys  :bigok:

Day 8 & 9


Once I have all of the pages published I'll go in and clean up the navigation at the top of each page.



You might wanna check that link.  But they are nice boots  :smiley_thumb:

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« Reply #12 on: October 27, 2017, 08:35:42 AM »
I got two more days done - 8 & 9. Still a few more to go, but here's an update link for you guys  :bigok:

Day 8 & 9


Once I have all of the pages published I'll go in and clean up the navigation at the top of each page.


You might wanna check that link.  But they are nice boots  :smiley_thumb:

 :lol:  Thanks!!!  Ok, link updated!
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Re: Biking the Balkans
« Reply #13 on: October 29, 2017, 03:38:23 PM »
Day 10 - and beyond!!

Alrighty then - I am done! All pages have been updated and complete. I will not be adding anything else - unless someone shows me a typo  :redface:  I hope that you enjoyed this trip. I know I did!


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Re: Biking the Balkans
« Reply #14 on: November 01, 2017, 02:32:37 PM »
Things you learn from DD.

Do not attempt to burn diesel fuel in a gasoline engine.    :bigsmile:

Colleen, in all seriousness, I have to say that your writing skills have set the bar very high starting way back when and continue to do so. 
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Re: Biking the Balkans
« Reply #15 on: November 01, 2017, 03:50:31 PM »
So I am slowly making my way through this. Savoring it. Thank you.
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« Reply #16 on: November 02, 2017, 04:53:19 AM »
Colleen, in all seriousness, I have to say that your writing skills have set the bar very high starting way back when and continue to do so.

Aw shucks... thank you for saying that!  :redface:
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« Reply #17 on: November 02, 2017, 06:07:40 AM »
I still have to finish it, thanks for reminding me!
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