06 juillet 2008

Turkey crossing in 6 days : Camping, Cappadocia and balloons...

Yes, we crossed Turkey and I am writing to you from the European side of the Bosphorus (western sıde of Istanbul). Pretty cool hein? The crossing of Turkey was done in 6 full days total with a 2 nıght stop in Cappadocia where we finally went - we dont regret the detour. Out of the 5 nıghts spent on the way we dıd wıld campıng as usual and we are startıng to lıke ıt very much : freedom, ındependance (we cook ourselves...somethıng we tended to forget ın Indıa as the food ıs cheap and quıckly delıvered to your home), no one around to... [Lire la suite]
Posté par Leboogieman à 19:19 - - Commentaires [4] - Permalien [#]

06 juillet 2008

Istanbul : Gateway to Europe, parties and hangovers

We reached Istanbul friday evening : the trafic is heavy, fast and almost deadly when you enter the city as our bikes cannot go faster than 70-80 km/hour and the cars and bus are all going above a hundred! I was so happy to cross the bridge over the Bosphorus I was yelling all alone full of excitment on the bike (I don't remember exactly what I was saying as I was tired because we rode 13 hours that day!) We have been chilling and partying in this great and vivid megalopole this weekend. We are staying in the touristic area of... [Lire la suite]
Posté par Leboogieman à 19:41 - - Commentaires [12] - Permalien [#]