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Cycle Istanbul - Vol.1
Posted June 7th, 2012 - 8:47 am by from Istanbul, Turkey (Permalink)
This post is a copy of what I shared in Istanbul group here: http://www.couchsurfing.org/group_post.html?gid=957&reply=12245107#newpost

Please reply to the above message if interested ;)


Hello fellow cycling enthusiasts!

A week ago I followed the route below and simply loved it!



Here's GoogleMaps link: http://goo.gl/maps/3KKt

It starts at bike road in Maltepe and goes to:

Kadıköy Pier - Check Point 1 & take the ferry to Beşiktaş
Beşiktaş Pier - Check Point 2
Ortaköy Mosque - Check Point 3
Bosphorus University South Campus - Check Point 4
Galata Bridge - Check Point 5
Sultanahmet Square - Check Point 6

So the point it to take dull and full-of-kids on the bike path experience and turn it into a delightful touristic route with lots of food, photographs and stories on the way. Estimated distance would be around 65 km and time around 3 to 7 seven depending on the pace and the additional activities.

Let's agree on a time and date to make it happen!

That's Vol.1 and hoping to create many different routes focusing on certain themes.



To the admins of the group: This post will be merged with my other post titled 'Looking for cycling buddies' in approximately 10 days.

Posted June 7th, 2012 - 9:35 am by from Uskudar, Turkey (Permalink)
I interested.. :)
Let's make sunday, please..