Monthly Archives: May 2015

Ride Through The Urals

Day 17, 25th May, Ural Mountains The Ural Mountains (in Russian: Ура́л oo-RAHL) are a heaven for adventure fans for skiing, camping, rafting, fishing, hunting, Russian baths, traditional Urals cooking and see folk performances... Making their way through this magnificent expanse of Russia, Globe Wheelers have captured some of the breathtaking wilderness in frames. [su_custom_gallery source="media: 2805,2806,2807,2808,2809" link="lightbox" title="never"] [su_row][su_column size="1/1"][su_youtube_advanced url="https://youtu.be/DRK9ch-fZx8" rel="no"...

Kazakh Border To Kostanay

Day 17, 24th May Globe Wheelers are on their way from the Kazakh border to Kostanay town in Kazakhstan. A region rich in objects with historical-cultural heritage, Kostanay boasts of an ice stadium too. On their way from Kazan, Globe Wheelers traversed through the majestic and mineral rich Ural mountains in Russia; the dividing line between Europe and Asia. Interesting...

Highlights of Moscow

Day 15 - 22nd May 2015 Globe Wheelers spent some time at the Kremlin and Red Square, at the heart of Moscow. Here are some updates from this ancient city where Russian princes and tsars lived long long time ago... [su_custom_gallery source="media: 2782,2783,2784,2785" link="lightbox" title="never"] [su_row][su_column size="1/1"][su_youtube_advanced url="http://youtu.be/IcINEqCfNjI" rel="no" modestbranding="yes"][/su_column] [/su_row]  ...

Красивая Москва

Day 12 - 19th May 2015,  Beautiful Moscow (Красивая Москва) Globe Wheelers sharing some photos of the renowned Bolshoy Theatre in Moscow. It is one of the most beautiful opera theaters in the world. [su_custom_gallery source="media: 2765,2766,2767,2768" link="lightbox" title="never"] [su_row][su_column size="1/2"][su_youtube_advanced url="https://youtu.be/0BGHryOMrZc" rel="no" modestbranding="yes"][/su_column] [su_column size="1/2"][su_youtube_advanced url="http://youtu.be/nC63HYKPyUc" rel="no" modestbranding="yes"][/su_column] [/su_row]  ...

Репортаж из Москвы

Day 11 - 18th May 2015,  Reporting from Moscow (Репортаж из Москвы) It's Phase II, and it is already turning out to be a test of Globe Wheelers' immense willpower and endurance... After a long drive from Riga, Globe Wheelers witnessed their coldest day on 17th May, at Pskov, the border town of Russia. The trio had to spend a...

SVEIKI, RIGA!

Day 7 - 14th May 2015, Riga, Latvia Hello, Riga! (SVEIKI, RIGA!) Our next destination, Riga. A charming and beautiful place, this Latvian capital has been praised with many superlatives... the pearl of the Baltics, the Paris of the North, the Second City that Never Sleeps... But what impressed the Globe Wheelers most was its most impressive showing of art-nouveau architecture... chic, lively...

Ataskaitos iš Vil- niuje

Day 6 - 13th May 2015, Vilnius Reporting from Vilnius (Ataskaitos iš Vil- niuje) Driving up north from Warsaw, Globe Wheelers reached Vilnius, the Crown Jewel of Eastern Europe and the capital of Lithuania. Known for its Old Town beautiful architecture, Vilnius was declared a UNESCO World Heritage Site in 1994. This charming city is beautiful, historic, and just enough...

China Nepal Road Closed!

Globe Wheelers have been very anxious for the past few days... The huge earthquake that struck the Himalayan Nation has resulted in the China to Nepal road being closed! Hectic parleys on a new route are underway and this is a major challenge for Globe Wheelers. We will keep you posted on any new developments. Watch this space!  ...

Sprawozdawczość z Warszawy

Day 4 - 11th May 2015, Warsaw Reporting from Warsaw (Sprawozdawczość z Warszawy) Over 1400 years, and a particularly tumultuous history for a European city... Warsaw has witnessed numerous plagues, invasions, and devastating fires. And you may have also read about the historic Battle of Warsaw (1920). Having said that, today the frequently attacked city has grown to the...

Hallo Berlin !!

Day 3 - 10th May 2015, Berlin Globe Wheelers have reached Berlin, the capital of Germany, after a straight drive of over 700 kilometers from Brussels. Looks like the Globe Wheelers are making their presence felt on this historic capital. Interesting Fact: Berlin has around 1,700 bridges, easily beating even Venice. [su_custom_gallery source="media: 2689,2687,2685,2688" link="lightbox" title="never"]...

à Bruxelles!

Day 2 - 9th May 2015, Brussels Globewheelers enter Brussels. The writing is on the wall. The weather, welcoming and the trio take a little time out to explore the city... [su_custom_gallery source="media: 2677,2676,2675,2669,2666,2667,2664,2660" link="lightbox" title="never"]...

The Flag Off!

DAY 1, 8th May 2015, London Globe Wheelers Sanjay, Rajendra and Ashish have set off for their much awaited adventure. The moment of truth has arrived and it is time to put all the preparations to test. The start of the journey couldn't have been more apt as the trio paid a visit to Greenwich before flag off. Greenwich,...