cycling

Eldar's Bike Workshop at Kidobani Market (Tbilisi)

April 01, 2016
Eldar's bike workshop is a place where back at the end of 2013 we bought two mountain bikes as a Christmases gift for ourselves. Take a look of my riding experience in Tbilisi: First ride, Cycling to Tbilisi sea or alternatively check out cycling topic. At Eldar's place you can fix leaky tires, fix brakes order...

Cycling in Jūrmala (Bicycle Tourism)

July 21, 2015
Welcome to another cycling series post - this time about cycling in Latvian beach resort city Jūrmala. Actually it has been a while when I last time sat on my bicycle back in Tbilisi, Georgia. We headed to Jūrmala city just shortly after the 3rd Eastern Partnership Business forum which was held in...

Tbilisi By Night - Cycling Old Town To Didube

April 18, 2015
The other day we took again our bikes and made a pretty lovely night ride in Tbilisi. From Old Tbilisi to Didube and back. For some reason my GPS tracker (MapMyRide) didn't worked properly, it missed at least first 2 km from this route. Another thing to mention -  I have a pretty bad camera for night vision shots...

This day for history

November 08, 2014
At first- I am too tired and wordless to write a 500 words/day minimum word post. Second - decided to stop cycling in unsafe streets of Tbilisi. Third - my blog cracked 20,000 unique visitors in total (counting since October 2013) Forth - yesterday seems affiliate sales generated me more than $100...

Cycling Tbilisi - Night Ride - Tbilisi Old Town

July 19, 2014
This ride was an extended versions for ride I made a few days ago - Dinamo Arena - Dibude. And again - evening (night), with hopes there will be less people in the streets and less vehicles. Wrong, Wrong, Wrong. Seems, Tbilisi never sleeps - and speaking of night cycling in this Caucasus city- it seems even...

Cycling Tbilisi Embankment - evening ride - Dinamo Arena - Didube

July 17, 2014
Yesterday was a hot day, it was about 37 Celsius, and I offered to make a cycling after 9:00PM, but we agreed to ride at 7:00PM, at first we stopped for some chicken barbecue at 11 Katkha restaurant near Dinamo Stadium. It turned out - yesterday Georgian National Football team played against Kazakhstan, since our...

Cycling to Tbilisi sea and back

June 14, 2014
Today was a great Saturday, we took our bikes and rode to Tbilisi sea and back. It was all day long (more than four hours) fun experience in very hot Summer day in Georgia. Total distance: 16.9 km, Climb: 213 m, Time: 4.30h, Feelings: Superb Route map When we finally reached...

Cycling in Tbilisi: Left Embankment of Mtkvari

March 16, 2014
Left Embankment of Mtkvari is one of the longest asphalt pavement cycling distances in city of Tbilisi - it stretches from Didube to Ortochala (passing Tbilisi Old Town). It is among the easiest routes as well.  For today's cycling assignment I decided to use section Marjinashvili - Didube -...

Cycling in Tbilisi: Marjanishvili - Ortachala

February 15, 2014
Left Embankment of Mtkvari is one of the longest asphalt pavement cycling distances in city of Tbilisi - it stretches from Didube to Ortochala (passing Tbilisi Old Town). It is among the easiest routes as well.  In today's Tbilisi cycling series post I'll share some photos from  Marjanishvili...

First ride

December 24, 2013
Made first mountain bike drive this year, on December 23th. OK, not real mountain biking, just random wheels around Tbilisi city or more precisely just across Mtkvari river over Queen Tamar Mephe bridge and back. Here are some candid street photos from today's ride: Apartment blocks in Tbilisi New...