Category: Cruising

Kiel — Lübeck

This post is part of adventure:  Baltic Sea 2017 After a copious breakfast with Heinz and Gaby, I said goodbye to Gaby around 8:30am and cycled with Heinz in the sunshine to the Kiel Canal locks in Kiel-Holtenau. From the observation deck we followed a ship manoeuvring eastward into the big lock chamber. Heinz was…

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Svendborg — Sønderborg

This post is part of adventure:  Baltic Sea 2017 Annett offered me a delicious breakfast, especially the home-made yellow plums jam and the beautiful background music from Robert Schumann were quite to my taste. The view from her terrasse over the Svendborgsund and the national road 9 bridge was great. The whole property was at…

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Vordingborg — Svendborg

This post is part of adventure:  Baltic Sea 2017 I had breakfast with Thomas and leaved his home and Vordingborg around 8:30am. It was raining and a fresh wind was blowing from the South. I had to fight against the headwind to pass the 3,2 km long Storstrøm Bridge between Sjælland and Falster. After a…

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Malmö — København

This post is part of adventure:  Baltic Sea 2017 I leaved my hotel at Stortorget in Malmö at 8:30am in the drizzle, which fortunatly stopped after 10 km, had some difficulties to avoid all the roads directing to the motorway and followed the coastline toward Helsingborg. I arrived in Helsingborg around 1pm and met there…

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Lemland (Åland) — Stockholm

This post is part of adventure:  Baltic Sea 2017 After a too short night I woke up at 5:30am and at 6:30am I was ready to leave. Åsa and the kids were still sleeping. I followed road 3 back to Mariehamn, enjoyed a last time the nature and headed directly to the Viking Line terminal…

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Åland ferry in Grisslehamn

Älvkarleby (Dalälven) — Eckerö (Åland)

This post is part of adventure:  Baltic Sea 2017 I leaved the camping site around 8am. The sun was shining, but the wind was blowing from south-west and it was the direction to Grisslehamn. Anyway, I had plenty of time. In the early afternoon, after 75 km a dark cloud suddenly masked the sun and…

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