With the fresh experience from the outbound flight, everything went easier on the return trip.
Contrast program to cycling - We explore the Twin Cities by public transport.
Our tour ends with rain, art and a comfortable ride to Minneapolis.
After settling in in Duluth, we drove to Superior as the first short day's drive.
In order to get used to the time difference and to prepare everything for the bike tour, we had first booked three hotel nights in Duluth.
Sightseeing in San Francisco, tandem packing and a record check-in!
Last stage in North America with crossing of the Golden Gate Bridge!
Back to the Pacific
Beautiful railroad trail
A dream delicatessen
Leisurely tour along the coast.
Another ideal bike day with construction site.
A real rainy day for once.
We were not able to do our summer vacation tour this year until September.
Since we received too few registrations for the tandem club tour over the Brünig and the grosse Scheidegg, we converted the first two days of our tour to a tandem club tour.
Afterwards we drove "alone" through the Jura and along the Ain to Lyon.
We visited Oslo and then started the long journey back to Switzerland.
No one should claim that New Zealand is far away... It takes us about 51 hours to get to Trondheim...
To make planning a little easier for copycats, we have summarized some facts and tips about our tandem tour.
On our first stages we got to know Norway in the rain.
After the check-in we wait for our plane...
Last days through the Canterbury Plains.
Since we liked it so much, we stayed a little longer than planned.
Stay in the tourism capital of New Zealand.
Waiting and driving on the steepest road in the world.
We are stuck as a result of forest fire.
Back in Christchurch we prepare for the onward journey.
Capital visit and crossing to the South Island
First south island stages, partly with a lot of rain :-(
New pedal position and police contact
Small day trip to Cathedral Cove and Hot Water Beach.
In Waihi we visited the last operating gold mine in New Zealand.
After the car ride to Auckland and a day trip, we now rode the tandem for the first day.
Today, a fast food giant with the yellow M conducted a successful world record attempt for the largest scrambled egg.
after a long search we found a store where we can try a tandem and one where we can buy one!
- wait like in the military
- rigorous Cambridge test
- New Zealand cell phone number
- Tandem search