Boat

In the North of Vietnam

10th to 13th December
Tuesday 10 December
Today, we go to Halong. The famous bay is like 140km in the East of Hanoi. As we do not have time to go there by bicycle, we’ll go by bus. In the morning, we walk cross the old city, towards the bus station. On the way, we find French […]

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In the South of Thailand

2nd to 6th November

We leave Murshed’s house around 8h30. He drives us to the police station, to recuperate our bikes. Then we go to the port of Kuala Perlis. We want to cross the border by boat. Kuala Perlis is the main port to go to the Malaysian island of Langkawi, a very touristic island. […]

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Rest in Singapore

19th, 20th, 21th October

We had a good night on the boat. In the end, the cabin we have is comfortable enough. We enjoy our free time on the ferry to update ourselves with everything we can do offline. We arrive in Pulau Batam around 16h30. We are a little concerned whether we’ll manage to go […]

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Jakarta

16th, 17th, 18th of October

We arrive in the bus station of Jakarta at 5h30 am. After mounting the bikes, we head towards the house of our next couchsurfer, Citra. Before arriving to Jakarta, we heard everyone warning us of the traffic here! so we were prepared to affront hell. In fact, it is not as […]

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Going to hell

8th, 9th and 10th October

We get up at 7 and pack up our panniers after breakfast. We leave around 8h! that’s good, we are starting to get used to packing. We ride until Gilimanuk, some 23km away, to take the boat for Java. This morning, it is really hard to cycle. Is it the […]

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Crossing Bali

5th, 6th and 7th October

After a good sleep and a calm morning we leave Refi’s house at around 11am. Today, we are definitely leaving Denpasar, and start our travel forward. As decided a few days before, we will reach the West of Bali by following the North coast. For this, we have first to […]

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From waste to compost

3rd and 4th October

This morning we decide to come back to Bali, instead of going to the splendid islands of Gili. It’s a difficult choice to make. Our legs are still smoking but we want to have time to visit a CDM project tomorrow on Bali. After some shopping in Mataram (including a new […]

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On the boat to Lombok

28th and 29th September This morning, we go to have breakfast with Refi, Hanah and Nidal at a park nearby, where there is an hindou temple. We have a typical Indonesian breakfast, with beans porridge (red and green, with coco milk on top), and a soup of meatballs. To drink, we take coconut […]

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