African Tracks
My solo bike adventure in Africa

On my way since Aug.2018 

 MAP of the route 

 

CountriesTime periodKilometers
GermanyAug.13 - Aug.23 2018560
Holland 1Aug. 23 201830
BelgiumAug 23 - Aug.30 2018360
HollandAug 30 - Sep.5 2018177
EnglandSep.5 - Sep 15 2018550
FranceSep 15 - Oct.10 20181203
SpainOct.10 -
So far2880

Solo world bike trip 2013 – 2017

MAP of the entire route  

 

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Countries Visited Kilometers Cycled Cumulative Elevation Gain Time in Country
37 countries 52.000 km 4.7 years
Germany 489 km 3,520 m 14 May – 20 May 2013
Czech Republic 587 km 4,540 m 20 May – 30 May 2013
Poland 1 506 km 5,050 m 30 May – 10 June 2013
Slovakia 88 km 770 m 10 June – 11 June 2013
Poland 2 240 km 2,300 m 11 June – 19 June 2013
Ukraine 341 km 4,115 m 19 June – 23 June 2013
Romania 1,146 km 10,360 m 23 June – 11 July 2013
Bulgaria 792 km 12,325 m 11 July – 28 July 2013
Macedonia 370 km 2,690 m 28 July – 31 July 2013
Kosovo 225 km 3,380 m 31 July – 3 Aug 2013
Montenegro 561 km 6,685 m 3 Aug – 14 Aug 2013
Albania 647 km 11,310 m 14 Aug – 26 Aug 2013
Greece 1,045 km 12,025 m 26 Aug – 15 Sep 2013
Turkey 2,454 km 26,225 m 16 Sep – 12 Nov 2013
Georgia 447 km 5,020 m 13 Nov – 28 Nov 2013
Armenia 407 km 5,345 m 28 Nov – 10 Dec 2013
Iran 1 1386 km 6310 m 11 Dec – 18 Jan 2014
United Arab Emirates 1 261 km 650 m 19 Jan – 26 Jan 2014
Oman 1,281 km 13,860 m 26 Jan – 25 Feb 2014
United Arab Emirates 2 325 km 325 m 26 Feb – 6 March 2014
Iran 2 1181 km 8,785 m 7 March – 5 April 2014
Turkmenistan 460 km 835 m 5 April – 9 April 2014
Uzbekistan 910 km 5,350 m 9 April – 4 May 2014
Kyrgyzstan 1,711 km 17,770 m 4 May – 28 June 2014
Kazakhstan 213 km 685 m 28 June – 2 July 2014
China 1 5,905 km 54,000 m 2 July – 31 Oct. 2014
Laos 918 km 11,750 m 3 Oct – 22 Dec 2014
Vietnam 1049 km 13,480 m 22 Dec – 18 Jan 2015
China 2 1220 km 5450 m 18 Jan – 12 Feb 2015
Taiwan 1650 km 13,950 m 13 Feb – 10 April 2015
Korea 1478 km 7700 m 10 April – 31 May 2015
Russia 1393 km 8950 m 1 June 2015 – 3 July 2015
Japan 3859 km 32,500 m 3 July 2015 – 1 Oct 2015
total 316.500 m
USA 1 5500 km ? 1 Oct 2015 – 24 March 2016
Canada 2870 km ? 24 March 2016 – 13 July 2016
USA 2 3021 km ? 13 July 2016 – 2 Dec 2016
Mexico 3765 km 2 Dec 2016 – 10 May 2017
Guatemala 1 242 km ? 10 May 2017 – 19 May 2017
Belize 411 km ? 19 May 2017 – 14 June 2017
Guatemala 2 42 km ? 14 June 2017 – 17 June 2017
Honduras 1 465 km ? 17 June 2017 – 27 June 2017
El Salvador 40 km ? 27 June 2017 – 28 June 2017
Honduras 2 140 km ? 28 June 2017 – 30 June 2017
Nicaragua 266 km 30 June 2017 – 8 Aug 2017
USA 3 ca. 650 km
break time
? 8 Aug 2017 – 12 Dec 2017
Flight home short visit 12 Dec 2017

 

9 Comments

  1. You havent visited India. Please do.

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  2. thank you for the route

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  3. Hello, Heike. Love your bike travel adventures and great photos of your journey! Looking forward to more. Stay safe and keep going. Or stop and take a break. There are no rules to this life. Live it your way. Take care and I will be sure to check in regularly.

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    • Thanks Antonio – love your comment 😉 Enjoy life !!!! Cheers Heike

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  4. Heike, the years are catching up with me , getting old, hope to be around if and when you make it to Australia. If the lungs and legs still work might ride a mile or two with you. Gambatte.

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  5. Hello.
    Any chance you have the .gpx or just milestones of your route in the Balkans?
    I traveled Macedonia last year, and this year go to Montenegro, Albania and Serbia. Looking for recommendations 🙂

    Thanks

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  6. Hello Heike!
    I’d love to read more about your bike trip around Madagascar. Where can I find more info?
    How did you get your bike back from Toliara to Tana?

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