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Getting out of Istanbul was somewhat easier than might have been expected except that we ended up on a toll motorway. It's all electronically controlled so you don't get a ticket but the alarms were going crazy as we blasted through the exit peage without paying.
Passing Edirne on our way to the border took us back over two weeks to …
Woke up to omlette and a loaf of bread for brekky. Looked quıte mıld out as we set off around 9ısh. Fırst 5 mıles tıckıng over 16 mph despıte the nıppy headwınd, soon the cold started to creep ınto us. Fırst ıt penetrates the hands then feet and genıtals (down to 13mph). After that the muscles and ...
... Anyway, it was too far to drive in one go so we stopped off at a lake on the way and camped there for the night, again with a handful of Bulgarian fishermen! The sunset was beautiful, which Logan missed as he was snoozing due to taking anti-histamine to combat the swelling from the bee sting! Very relaxed day and night.
... but he did notice Junko’s tube now had four new patches. He went over and over the tire and rim to make sure there was nothing left behind that would cause a puncture. All it could have been was a loose valve which was one of the 'tricky’ things Dave had read about the valve – for those unfamiliar with it. He put everything back together and made the bike road ready before breakfast.
July 10, 2013
Bechet to Ostrov to Bechet, Bulgaria to Visit Anneka and Wim
30C! Hot Hot Hot!
Friends We Met In India
We met Wim and Anneke in Gujarat, India on two occasions last December. They were on a year sabbatical from teaching jobs they have back home in Belgium. We only spent a few days with them and were sorry it couldn't be longer. They had told us they had bought a small vacation home in Bulgaria, ...