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CEE1902 Eastern European Delights

Sunday, August 25, 2019 | Björn / William Wilde / Ramon Christ | Europe

Day 1 Vienna to Kromeriz

A few minutes to relax before everything kicks off.....
Lots of master map copying going on.....
Ramon and Bjoern make the daily briefing
Prepping for departure......
And off we go.....
Crossing the border into Czech Republic
Pre dinner drinks

Day 2 Kromeritz to Liptovsky Hradok

First coffee stop
Across the border to Slovakia....
Enjoying the beautiful countryside of Slovakia
.....and on to Cicmany
There's some strange looking folk around here
Lunch stop at Bojnice Castle
Quick last stop at Certovica pass (4000 ft) before heading to the hotel......
Our hotel for the night.

Day 3 Liptovsky Hradok to Kosice

Unfortunately today it was raining, but despite the weather some of us made their way into Poland...
But that didn't dampen the group spirits.....
Coffee stop in the Tatra mountains to dry off and warm up!
Welcome to wet and windy Poland
Lunch in Poland. Checked the box for Ken. Everybody received exactly what they ordered!!!!!
Kosice Cathedral

Day 4 Kosice to Oradea

crossing the border into hungary
Füzer castle on a hill in the background
A wine cellar of Tokaj
crossing the Theiß river by ferry

Day 5 Oradea to Bazna

A lot of roadworks to start off with....
Today we were riding in the Apuseni National Park in Romania.
Group picture at 3000 feet
Some people were just relieved to get there
A well deserved boot beer at the end of the day

Day 6 Bazna to Brasov

The Biertan fortified church
Karpatian Mountains
Danke and David chewing the fat after lunch
Views over Brasov

Day 7 Brasov to Sibiu

Everyone is raring to go. First stop Dracula's Castle. Then it's on to the Transfagarasan pass.....
Draculas Castle

Day 8 Sibiu to Timisoara

After the traffic chaos from the previous day there were higher hopes for the Transalpina pass. First stop after riding out of town was the viewpoint over the plains outside Sibiu.
At the top of the Transalpina pass we were rewarded with some spectacular views
David putting his GS through its off road paces.......
After a hard days riding it's time to relax in the pool!

Day 9 Timisoara to Pecs

Crossing the Danube
Mohacs battle memorial
Pecs, the town of the five churches where we stay for the night
Team dinner in Pécs City centre

Day 10 Pécs to Maribor

Heading out of the hotel towards Maribor
Crossing the border into Croatia

Day 11 Maribor to Admont

First stop for coffee at Soboth
The Colorado posse with their colours
Hochosterwitz Castle
Dane receiving a t-shirt for his fifth tour

Day 12 Admont to Vienna

In the morning we were riding through the „Gesäuse“ national park
We explored the Erzberg quarry
Home of the hard enduro "Erzberg Rodeo"
And had a picknick, before we made our way back to Vienna. What a nice day to finish this trip!
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Perry Cogburn
Tuesday, August 27, 2019 at 01:21

Thanks again Bjorn, Ramon, and William for two weeks of a GREAT time!


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