Category Archives: Thoughts & Miscellaneous

Some concluding thoughts after 2,5 years of cycle travelling

Authors: Alex & Jana Simplicity is the result of maturity (Friedrich Schiller) There are subjects that were on our minds during the past (travel)years time and again. One or another have already been commented on in past blog posts. For … Continue reading

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Musical Interlude

Km 11552 – Surabaya, Indonesia   No, today we will not write about new experiences or stories from faraway countries. Today it’s about music. One of the most wonderful presents that we received – a song about our journey: http://www.janpeters.eu/musik.htmlContinue reading

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When will we arrive in New Zealand?

Km 10764 – Mersing, Malaysia   As we need a flight out of Indonesia to apply for the visa and the same is the case for Australia, on thing came to another and we planned our route: 5th Nov 2014: … Continue reading

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Vipassana – ten days in a meditation prison

Author: Alex Km 10440 – Langkawi, Malaysia For this entry I got some help of Andreas Altmann, a German travel writer. His book about Vipassana „If you meet Buddha, kill him“ (in German only „Triffst Du Buddha, töte ihn. Ein … Continue reading

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One year bicycle touring – a little recapitulation in numbers

from Münster, Germany to Zamin Uud, Mongolia/ Date: 21st Oct 2013 (Day 381) The following number don’t say anything about all our personal experiences, thoughts and evaluations, neither anything about the people, the culture, the nature, etc. Still they might … Continue reading

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