Topic: Cycling trip 2005 – 2009

From the sea to the tea

The small boat which we took to leave Thailand arrives slowly at the pier in Malaysia. The harbor is full with fishing boats that are unloading their freshly caught fishes. (more…)

Singing in the rain

Along the coast of the Andaman Sea we cycle to the South of Thailand. It’s a beautiful green part of the country and it’s getting greener everyday. Normally the months March and April are the hottest and the driest months of the year. (more…)

Thailand is not everything

After a week in Bangkok we are heading to the south. Here we hope to find the white beaches and the friendly Thai, who are always named in the travel guides. To reach the south we first have to conquer all the traffic. (more…)

Other Asia

The border crossing at Koh Kong is a lot more modern than the hut and the wooden boom gate between Laos and Cambodia. Before we can leave the country we have to pose in front of a camera and our passports are scanned. (more…)

Sea, sun, beach……….and further

The sun shines high in the sky and the breeze of the wind is refreshing. The water is light blue and gets darker of color as it goes to the horizon. From our beach chairs we stare into the massive sea while our feet are resting in the white sand. (more…)

Searching for the border and cycling along the Mekong

We cycle into a piece of no-ones-land and soon we see the beam and a shed, which is the border office of Cambodia. The stamps are quickly in our passports and after paying a few dollars for this very special service we crawl with our bicycles under the red and white colored beam. (more…)