Germany
Austrian Danube Path: Passau, Germany, to Vienna, Austria

Austrian Danube Path: Passau, Germany, to Vienna, Austria

Day 1, Sept 29: Tabor, Czech Republic, to Passau, Germany by train, and cycling Passau to Kohlbachmuhle (Obernzell), Germany, 20 km. The day began early and included fairly little biking, but we did manage to transit through three countries and to catch each train despite significant challenges. We woke before 7 at the pension and,...
Dresden to Prague

Dresden to Prague

Day 1, Sept 16: Dresden to Königstein, 40 km. We biked out of the hotel at noon, arriving at the Elbe path to find it packed with people biking, walking, cycling, and in-line skating. The entire city seemed to be out taking advantage of the sunny autumn Sunday. The day’s path was almost entirely at...
Berlin to Dresden Part II

Berlin to Dresden Part II

Day 5, Sept 10: Lutherstadt Wittenberg to Torgau, 78 km. Today was another long day of cycling, mostly along fields and, at times, along the Elbe. We both slept horribly at the camping site in Lutherstadt, kept awake by the nearby highway and the lights around the site. The morning was sunny, however, and we...
Berlin to Dresden Part I

Berlin to Dresden Part I

Day 1, Sept. 6: Berlin to Potsdam, 48 km In our tradition of starting later than expected, we rolled out of Kai’s apartment area after noon. Although Kreuzberg, where Kai lives, is nice and we were able to bike along a park canal for the start of the day, the path soon turned to busier...
Copenhagen to Berlin part II (Germany)

Copenhagen to Berlin part II (Germany)

Day 6, Aug 25: Marielyst to Gedser, Denmark, & Rostock ferry to Schwann, Germany, 45 km We woke early in order to get to the 9:00 ferry in Gedser, packing quickly and eating a little before heading out. We followed the road south of the campground, as it first turned to gravel, then to poorly-maintained...