August 08, 2010 GMT
SLOVENIA 05.08.10 - 10.08.10

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kozjak falls in kobarid

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napoleon bridge in kobarid

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our "luxurious" life at the 5 star camping in slovenia...

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at the lake BLED

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Posted by Darius Skrzypiec at 06:56 PM GMT
August 15, 2010 GMT
HUNGARY 10.08.10 - 12.08.10 and 09.09.10 - 15.09.10

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gulasz and beer in hungary

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and I thought german language is difficult to spell...

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impressions from the hungarian puszta in BUGAC

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Posted by Darius Skrzypiec at 02:18 PM GMT
VIENNA 12.08.10 - 16.08.10


Thanks to our friends Irene and Stefan we were able to see Vienna at its best. Here at the HAWELKA CAFE.









am naschmarkt

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das hundertwasser haus

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jane at the prater

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Posted by Darius Skrzypiec at 02:19 PM GMT
August 22, 2010 GMT
SLOVAKIA 16.08.10 - 20.08.10

bojnice castle

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at the spissky hrad castle

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Posted by Darius Skrzypiec at 07:39 PM GMT
POLAND 20.08.10 - 07.09.10

Despite all warnings we decided to visit Poland. I've been told by various people (who possibly never been to Poland) that I'd be robbed, my wife would be raped and, for sure, I'd have to leave Poland by public transport...

Well, the fact is that a complete stranger paid our lunch on the very first day in Poland, as soon as he realised that I haven't got any Zloty on me (no Euro in Poland sofar). People are absolutely friendly and helpful and nobody is really interested in our old bike!

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All in all great time in Poland! The absolute highlight ofcourse was to meet my family, which I didn't see for more than 20 years. There was a cousin of mine, 23yrs old, whom I've never seen before...

rzeszow city

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meet family's cats

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meet teos

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We spend a great week in the Bieszczady National Park, went trekking and saw that amazing stag in the wild!

just couldn't believe the size of this stag

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impressions from cracow

Cracow will be staying in our memories for a long time. During the annual Africa Twin meeting at the Lissburg castle we were invited to Cracow by Sambor and Izi of Polish Africa Twin Club. Sadly enough, Izi lost his young life while riding his bike in Tajikistan...

R.I.P Izi, we'll never forget you!

Sambor and Darius finally had some time to talk about the incident during our stay in Sambors house.
Sambor, many thanks for hosting us, even in this difficult time!

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Well, at the end we're leaving Poland with a big wish to come back for more and our newly repaired motorbike pannier frame (free); but still on the bike, not raped, robbed or conned.

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Posted by Darius Skrzypiec at 07:39 PM GMT

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