July 2012 19
Day #47: On the way to Timisoara
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On our way to Timisoara, western Romania, we stopped by the Danube River, on the border with Serbia, to prepare a delicious barbecue, put stickers on the car and swim naked…

July 2012 19
Day #47: Craiova, Romania
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Wednesday morning, day #47, we visited Craiova, in the south of Romania, and went to a supermarket to buy very important goods like a grill, coal, beer, meat, scissors, glue, sugar, cables, letucce and so

July 2012 19
Day #46: Sofia, Bulgaria
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Tuesday morning, day #46, we visited Sofia, capital of Bulgaria. It was really hot and before leaving the city, we stopped in a bar to try the local beer. Of course, one has to drive,

July 2012 17
Day #45: From Albania to Bulgaria
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On day #45, we left Albania, crossed Macedonia and arrived in Sofia, capital of Bulgaria. In Albania, we found this beautiful river and the Ulze reservoir, where we jumped in the water to refresh. In

July 2012 17
Day #44: from Croatia to Albania
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After traveling more than 10.000 km by bus, taxi, donkey chart, tractor, ballon, boat, scooter or bike we finally have a car again. Our Brazilian friends Bruno and Lucas met us in Dubrovnik with a

July 2012 17
Day #44: Dubrovnik, Croatia
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On our original schedule, we were not supposed to go to Croatia, Montenegro or Bosnia, but the guys that were supposed to meet us in Albania with a rented car would be four days late,

July 2012 15
Day #43: Dubrovnik, Croatia
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After spending two days in Budva, Montenegro, we took a bus to Dubrovnik, in Croatia. These two countries were not on our schedule and now we are two days behind.

July 2012 15
This is the Olympic Spirit
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This is Polytimi, that hosted us, with her boyfriend, Manolis, in Greece. She promised to send us a picture of her running with the torch of 2004 Olympic Games in Athens, and there it is.

July 2012 13
Day #42: Budva, Montenegro
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Montenegro wasn’t on our schedule, but we decided to come here to check the beaches and ended up here on Budva Beach.

July 2012 12
Our route so far
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July 2012 12
It happened in Iran…
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We went to walk around and visit Tehran, capital of Iran, on the 24th day of our trip. After playing football with some kids at a park, we decided to visit a monument suggested by

July 2012 12
Day #40: Sarande-Golem
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Today, on the 40th day of our expedition, we left Sarande, in Albania, and came to Golem beach, in Kavaja, north of the country. Before, we jumped on the water and took our torch to

July 2012 11
Day #38: Olympia, Greece
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Monday, the 38th day of the trip, we took a five-hours bus from Athens to Pirgo, and another local bus to arrive in Olympia. It wasn’t on our way, but we had to visit it