Archive for June, 2012

 Wine Tasting in Alsace, France
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  Posted June 29th, 2012 by Zdenko  in Travel | 7 comments

Traveling Europe

By: Zdenko Kahlina

Our holidays in France
After we left Basel (Switzerland) Vera and I headed towards France’s Alsace region to spend one day visiting town of Colmar and ending the day in the city of Strasbourg. We didn’t know what to expect, but once there we were pleasantly surprised!!

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 History of the Tour de France by numbers
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  Posted June 26th, 2012 by Zdenko  in Cycling | No comments yet.

Cycling

Source: Cycling News

Records and stats from the last 109 years
The world’s most famous road race – the Tour de France - has a rich 109 year history and its fabled past is synonymous with the greatest names in the sport. 2012 Tour de France begins this Saturday, June 30th with the prologue, in Liege. 

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 Visiting BELI, Cres
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  Posted June 23rd, 2012 by Zdenko  in Travel | 2 comments

Traveling Croatia

Source: Westworld, By: Zdenko Kahlina

Summer holidays in Croatia
Leaving behind our summer base, V. Losinj, we headed towards the ferry in Porozine, on our way to Labin in Istria.

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 Beep-Beep, Ring-Ring
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  Posted June 18th, 2012 by Zdenko  in Cycling, Edmonton | No comments yet.

Leasure cycling

Source: Westworld, By: Lawrence Herzog

With bicycle or by car?
Globally, more people ride to work by bicycle than by automobile. In fact, hundreds of millions of citizens in China, India and a dozen countries in Europe hop on a bike for their daily commute.

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 Chief destinations
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  Posted June 15th, 2012 by Zdenko  in Edmonton, Travel | No comments yet.

Alberta travel

Source: Westworld, By: Dianne Meili

Trails outdoor adventures
Two thousand meters above sea level in the Rocky Mountains of Yoho Pass, Alberta, Metis-trapper-turned-adventure-guide Brenda Holder bends over a pile of dried pellets on the side of the trail.

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 A new species of MAMILs hits the road
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  Posted June 6th, 2012 by Zdenko  in Cycling | 4 comments

Leasure cycling

By: Zdenko Kahlina

Why local roads are overrun by MAMILs
CALL them weekend warriors, middle-aged men (and women) in Lycra (aka MAMILs) or maybe it’s plain old bike bromance, but the number of corporate types taking to the roads on two wheels is exploding this year.

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