Happy New Year 2014!

Thank you New Zealand, Thailand, Laos, Cambodia, Malaysia, Indonesia, East Timor and Australia for the people we met, the friendly welcome everywhere, the roads we rode, the food we could taste, the adventures we could master, the experiences we made and finally thank you for all the dust in our faces ;) All the best Kerstin and Sascha, www.RTWbyBIKE.com Ps.: There will be an update soon, I promise! Just don´t know when we will have the time to do so ;) Busy days these days…

Goodbye Malaysia – Hello Indonesia

These will be definitely a longer reading as we have experienced a lot within the last 2 weeks. Therefor we divided it into two parts. Ee hope you enjoy sharing our adventures and the pictures we kept for you! Goodbye Malaysia: Port Klang, Kuala Lipis, East Cost, Chini Lake, Malacca… working out our ferry to Indonesia When we arrived early morning at Port Klang we had difficulties to find the meeting point with the agent and we turned up late. Finally we met but he was telling us the Ferry just left! Bad luck? Destiny? Anyhow we took it as it was! At least we met the agent personally and we could talk about the details for the ferry which is supposed to go one week later then. And we had the great opportunity to explore a little bit more of Malaysia… For us was clear we want to go Read More …

Welcome to Malaysia …

… Historical Georgetown-Penang; Gunung Stong; Cameron Highland… Crossing the border was a quite easy job. Thailand said “good bye” to us with a heavy rain shower at the borderline and the paperwork in Malaysia was done quickly under a sunny sky – except we had to go back to the ATM at the duty free shop to get Ringgit for the motorbike insurance… and then: Welcome to Malaysia! Our first destination was Penang. It was not that easy to find a proper accommodation. The places where we could park our motorbike safely were rare and hart to find within all this small lanes. And to be honest we were a bit surprised about the standard which was offered for prizes which seemed high to us in comparison to all the other countries in SEA where we had been so far… In the end we found a nice clean place where Read More …