Africa & Europe
14 months through Africa & Europe in 2017/2018
27 European countries
15 African countries
Check out our route here
Part 1: Tiphaine cycles to Stockholm from Paris
In June 2017, Tiphaine leaves France towards the North. She cycles, over-motivated through Belgium, Netherlands, Germany, Denmark, Sweden.
In the German countryside
Discovering the lovely city of Copenhagen
Made it to Stockholm!
Part 2: Martin cycles to the Nordkapp
From Germany, Martin cycles through Denmark and Sweden to Norway and continues towards the North cape. Great cycling and great weather in Summer 2017.
Camping along the Elbe
Beautiful day in Sweden
Fjord and Fjell in Norway
Reaching the North Cape
Part 3: Tiphaine cycles up North in Sweden, then Finland
Enjoying the infinite forests and nature those two countries have to offer.
Spontaneously meeting and cycling 2 weeks with Anton.
Beautiful camp by a lake
Nice Nordic forest
Garden camping at some lovely old couple
Part 4: Martin cycles through Finland, the Baltics and Poland back into Germany
Mixed weather, quite some rain in late summer, but still motivated to keep on going.
Wonderful camping in Estonia
Baltic Sea Sunset
Bus stop shelter from the rain
Part 5: Tiphaine makes her way South; Baltic countries, Poland, Slovakia, Hungary.
A lot of rain in the Baltics and some roads flooded
Amazing cycling path in Eastern Poland: the Greenvelo
Sunset on the Danube
Tiphaine's best friend joins for 2 weeks of cycling
Part 6: Martin cycling the Balkans towards Greece
After a little break in Germany, Martin cycles via Austria and Slovenia through the Balkan peninsula and ends in Athens. From Greece, he catches a ferry towards Italy.
Camping along the Mediterranean Sea in Croatia
Wonderful Lake Koman in Albania
Lake Kastoria in Greece
Camping in the Gulf of Corinth
Part 7: Tiphaine from Hungary to Greece through the Balkans
Tiphaine discovers the Balkans with Serbia and totally loved the country. She continues through Macedonia and Greece.
Nice road in Serbia
Some mountains to reach the Coast
Part 8: Martin's last countries in Europe - Italy & Spain
After taking the ferry to Italy, Martin's crosses the country, and takes another ferry to Spain, which turns out to be one of his favorite cycling destinations in Europe.
Sleeping in olive groves in Italy
The beautiful Amalfi coast
10.000km milesstone in Spain
Making good friends on the road
Part 9: Tiphaine cycles the Adriatic Coast to join the South of France
Wonderful cycling along the Coast in Greece, Albania, Montenegro, Croatia, then in Italy to France.
Albania's beautiful coast
Sunset in Croatia
Camping in a bar on a very cold night
Crossing Italy gets too cold
Part 10: Meeting in Africa and cycling the first few kilometers together
After 7 months of cycling independently through Europe, Martin and Tiphaine meet in Morocco. Tiphaine takes a 2 days ferry from France, while Martin takes a 2 hours ferry from Spain, and both meet in Tangier.
The first kilometers in Northern Morocco
Sleeping next to the donkey
In the High Atlas
What a great view
Part 11: Through the Sahara from Morocco to Senegal
Part 12: Senegal, Guinea-Bissau, Gambia and back
Part 13: Wildlife in Kenya, Uganda and Rwanda
Part 14: Western Tanzania & Lake Malawi
Somewhere in Tanzania
Not everyone is cycling just for fun...
A fisherman in Lake Malawi
Sandy beach at Lake Malawi
Part 15: Zambia & Zimbabwe
South Luanga National Parc
Victoria Falls bridge connects Zambia and Zimbabwe
Elephants close to the Victoria Falls
The gorges of the Victoria Falls
Part 16: Amazing wildlife in Botsuana
Cycling the Elephant Highway
Risky camping in the bush
Elephants crossing the road
Nice camp in the Kalahari
Part 17: Holiday in Namibia
Leopard in the Etosha National Parc
Namib Naukluft National Parc
Seals in the Atlantic Ocean
Flying home after 14 months