Dank / Thanks

Folgenden Personen wollen wir danken / Thanks to the following persons:

  • Our friendly hosts in Playa Jibacoa and Jovellanos, Cuba
  • Emergency Unit of the University of Havana, Cuba
  • Dr. Cruz and the Southern District Hospital Staff in Dangriga, Belize             
  • Carlos and his crew for great fishing experiences in Dangriga, Belize
  • Valeska for her great hospitality in San José, Costa Rica
  • Señor Madrid for his fantastic handlebar construction in David, Panama
  • Lucho y su familia por su hospilitad en la Casa de Ciclista en Trujillo, Peru
  • Nicholas for some really pleasant days, roadmaps, cycling pants and lots of info, Manly,  Australia
  • Heidi, Ian, Alanyah and Oliver for a warm welcome, delicious dinner, a fun soccer game and a great evening, Newcastle, Australia
  • Helen for an indoor whale watching tour while enjoying her hospitality, Forster, Australia
  • Gwen for her inspiring travel stories, Crescent Head, Australia
  • Maureen and Rob for having an insight on an australian horse farm, Grafton, Australia
  • Trevor for repairing Sven's backwheel, Grafton, Australia
  • Alicia and Marco for lovely dinner evenings and a beautiful beach spot, Yamba, Australia
  • Anna and Myla for a sparkling evening, Mullumbimby, Australia
  • Aleta and Steven for a great week in the sunshine state capital, Brisbane, Australia
  • Joe, Steven and Isaac for Sizzlers, a bbq, a trailer and a second home in Rockhampton, Australia
  • Robo for a being in angel in the middle of nowhere and a 1000km lift, Australia
  • Michael for an ice cold coke and a pizza in the outback as well as hospitality, Winton, Australia
  • Theresa and Bryan for your hospitality, a ride in the velodrome and a test ride on the recumbant and spare chains and an air pump, Darwin, Australia
  • Air North for taking our bikes for free to East Timor, Australia
  • Daniela for beeing a big help, Dili, East Timor
  • Dr. Dan for sharing his work in the Bairo Pite Clinic, Dili, East Timor
  • Unik for a new friendship, a big help and connecting us to b2w, Bali, Indonesia
  • B2w Semarang for welcoming us in their city, Java, Indonesia
  • B2w Jakarta for  warm welcome and guiding us around. Thanks for sharing th spirit, Jakarta, Indonesia
  • Dani Dewanto for a new friendship and for his time he spent with us laughing about many things in this world, Jakarta, Indonesia
  • Arie Apriludy for handling us smooth through his radio show with a lot of fun, Jakarta, Indonesia
  • Alpha for all his help and commitment, Jakarta, Indonesia
  • B2w Batam for welcoming us at the harbour, Pulau Batam, Indonesia
  • Ho Pheng and Frank for the great german breakfast, Haribo and amazing asian food, Singpore
  • Meng for a pleasant time and showing us around in KL, Malaysia
  • David for his hospitality in N.T., Malaysia
  • Our welder in Hua Hin for frame modifactions on Caroline's bike, Thailand
  • Welder Toy in Sakhon for a front rack construction on Sven's bike, Thailand
  • Ursula und Günter for their untiring organization of spare parts and a fantastic holiday together, Germany
  • Royal Air Nepal for 30kg of free excess luggage, Thailand
  • Hadland for the support by sponsoring socks and head scarves, Germany
  • Rachel and Felix for having a great time hiking, cooking and chatting together, for borrowing a backpack, the nine speed hub and the postal courier service, Kathmandu, Nepal
  • Oman Air for taking our bicycles for free and for the excellent support at the airport, Mumbai, India / Muscat, Oman
  • Frans from OmanBicycle in Muscat for an energetic night operation at 4 a.m. and an excellent mechanical support fixing the hub and the pedal in his Bicycle Shop, Muscat, Oman
  • Arjan for organizing the good Oman road map from Muscat, Salalah, Oman
  • Amy for her invitation, hospitality and the fun time, Salalah, Oman
  • Gily, Richard and Mike for a great time in a green Oasis in the desert, Marmul, Oman
  • Thomas for his great hospitality and the fun tours in the Mannschaftskraftwagen, Muscat, Oman
  • Air Arabia for  supporting us by taking our excess luggage for free on the flight to Alexandria, Sharjah, UAE
  • Cornel for giving his very useful foldable washing basin, Nuweiba, Egypt
  • Aishe and her family for hosting us during a windy night, Syria
  • Mara and her family for a very nice day during an unexpected snowstorm, Syria
  • Aboudi for offering us his holiday appartment to stay during a very cold night, Chtoura, Lebanon
  • Bassam and his family for their great hospitality and a very pleasant time in Beirut, Lebanon
  • Elie for showing us around and his family for a great day with delicious homecooked lebanese cuisine, Beirut, Lebanon
  • Emre and his family for their hospitality and the excellent homemade cuisine, Mersin, Turkey
  • Corkut for the spontanious invitation and the visit of the famous Anamur banana plantations, Anamur, Turkey
  • Mehmet for his hospitaltity in Antalya, Turkey
  • Adnan and Beyhan for the nice time and their hospitality, Mugla, Turkey
  • Tugce and Süheyl for their extraordinary help and great hospitality, Izmir, Turkey
  • Miwa and Sergei for the nice time in Athens, Greece
  • Christian and his friends for the funny evenings, Bari, Italy
  • Massimo and his family for original italian hospitality and the support for finding a new rim, Benevento, Italy
  • Tonino for the biggest ice cream invitation, it was very delicious, L'Era Glaciale, Italy 
  • Francesco and his lovely family for their hospitality, Naples, Italy
  • Pietro for the overnight stay in the original Pastore house , Mamoiada, Sardinia
  • Anne-Marie and Pierre for the pleasant chats between touring cyclists, Marseille, France
  • Dagmar and Wolfram for the strawberry cake with cream and their precious hospitality, St. Margarida, Spain
  • Pep and his lovely family for their hospitality and the experience of rural spanish cottage life, Arcaras, Spain
  • Marie-Therese and Jacques for their open welcome and a great dinner, Pau, France
  • Isabelle and Olivier for a sudden and beautiful reunion in Chatenois, France
  • Aline and Jean-Louis for their hospitaliy, the biggest breakfast on the whole tour and a nice tartes flambees evening, Salmbach, France
  • Steff and Tom for the best first days we could have had being back in Germany, Saarbrücken, Germany
  • Nina and Volker for their continous support during the whole tour and a beautiful evening on the balcony, Koblenz, Germany
  • Simon for his hospitality with a delious salad and his superb piano serenade at the Main, Mainz, Germany 
  • Johanna, Wollo, Luise and Leo for their hospitality during our first days in Frankfurt, Germany
  • Our parents for their constant trust and support while being far away