Category Archives: News (Blog)

Welcome to 2018! Here’s a small review in pictures from 2017…

Thanks to everyone who was with us in 2017 and enjoyed it as much as we do. Hope to see you again, soon. As usually I’m trying to update the information on cycling in Estonia, Latvia and Lithuania in winter. As well I know there’s more order necessary in this collection of information which is growing and changing since the start of the project “BaltiCCycle” in the year 2000 (so quite a while) The Velo-City Vilnius team Frankas, Veronika, Little Jonas, Rasak and Saulius P.S.:…

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Web shop system updated!

On Feb, 6th, between  9 a.m. and 12 noon I was updating the web shop system (and solving the usual involved technical issues). So for this time the web shop was DOWN. But now the system is up-to-date. The new system looks slightly different and much nicer. So give it a try! http://www.balticcycle.eu/shop3 Greetings Frankas

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Updating the web page

in February, 2017 I dedicate some time for essential updates. Due to different events many links and pictures do not work anymore and as usual I have news 🙂 The biggest changes concern the signage of bicycle routes in Latvia. Despite of that I plan articles on free available gps data for cycle routes and on popular MTB routes.   Greetings from Vilnius, Lithuania Frank Kulikauskas (former Wurft)

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[LT2] Finally online: the Guide to the Nieman Trail!

Finally I put the texts and maps of the Nieman cycle guide together, put them into a pdf and made them available for download here : http://www.balticcycle.eu/shop3/de/spezialkarten-und-reisefuhrer-zum-radfahren/6-lt2-memelnemunasradweg-kaunas-.html Still the booklet is COMPLETELY in GERMAN Information on the route here: http://velovilnius.lt/balticcycle/riga-vilnius/riga-vilnius-2/lt2-nieman-cycle-trail-vilnius-kaunas-jurbarkas-silute/

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Newsletter ; Daugava river

Well, I’m just working on a newsletter, during the recent 16 month I was mainly occupied with childcare 🙂 Then I got this e-mail. So, if you have some impressions to share, you’re always welcome iki Frankas   Hallo Frankas,   Today I found on my computer a bunch of BaltiCCycle newsletters. It is some time ago that I received one for the last time. I hope all is well with you and your bicycle shop.   In spring 2014 I cycled with my sun…

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New Bike Map Latvia!

On the tourism fair  “Adventur” in Vilnius I’ve found e  new cycling map for Latvia. It is just a very non detailed overview map, but at least it unites local and long distance routes (such as the  EuroVelo-Routes). Available for free download on shop.balticcycle.eu http://www.balticcycle.eu/shop3/en/latvia-maps-tours-information/98-latvia-bike-map-2015.html   This Latvia Bikemap is a unique first-edition, which combines the best Latvian signposted cycling routes and Greenways, highlighting the uniqueness, cultural and natural heritage of Vidzeme, Kurzeme, Zemgale and Latgale regions. Vidzeme Tourism Association has prepared this map for…

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New in the web shop

Since 2015 we are adding FREE publications for download to our web shop  shop.balticcycle.eu. For security reasons we ask you to register. Despite of this you’re welcome to purchase the Old fashioned paper maps 😉 GPS tracks are getting more and more available on www.balticcycle.eu/routes Newly available (if I’ll have some time I’ll add more detailed descriptions): http://www.balticcycle.eu/shop3/en/8-free-publications-available-for-download In English: Zemgale. Cycle routes. booklet… Kurzeme. Cycle routes. booklet… Seacoast cycle trail Vidzeme. Cycle routes. booklet… Tour de LatEst Guide in English Lithuania – selected bicycle… A…

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BaltiCCycle-Expedition: London – Rio de Janeiro (Feb.-Aug. 2016)!

“From London to Rio de Janeiro” 4th Olympic Expedition  The Honour Patronage – Polish Olympic Committee  2016.02.17-05.08 http://www.bicycle.pl/content/view/469/533/  London, United Kingdom 02.17-18 – Trinidad and Tobago 02.19-26 – Venezuela 02.27-03.17 – Brazil State: Roraima 03.18-24 – Guyana 03.25-04.08 – Suriname 04.09-15 – French Guiana 04.16-23 – Brazil States: Anapa, Para, Maranhoa, Piaul, Ceara, Rio Grande do Norte, Paraiba, Pernambuko, Alagoas, Sergipe, Bahia, Minas Gerais and Rio de Janeiro 04.24-08.05  9223 km by bike  Route day by day Map Registration Form | Conditions of Participation  …

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Information on the BaltiCCycle Expeditions 2015

On this place we inform about the expeditions which are hold since 2003 under the name of "Balticcycle" as well. They are organised by a Polish-Lithuanian team.  Dear BaltiCCycle members, While waiting for a Merry Christmas and New 2015 Year to come we would like to share with you the BaltiCCycle news and nearest plans. 1. The registration for BC2015 "An Eye on Morocco"; ride is going on the GMPR site http://www.bicycle.lt/en/main/tours.bc2015-morocco and has just started on the CROTOS site – more http://www.bicycle.pl/content/view/427/487/ and the…

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BaltiCCycle.eu Newsletter 2014/12 (Copy)

Dear BaltiCCyclists! / Every year is a new adventure. So here a a review of 2014 – and a forecast for 2015! A Happy New Year!   From Vilnius, Lithuania Yours  Veronika, Frankas and Little Jonas Kulikauskas (Wurft)  info@velovilnius.lt Tel. +370 674 12123 FAX: +370-5-2784074 . http://www.facebook.com/BaltiCCycle www.balticcycle.eu http://www.facebook.com/VilniusBikeTours www.velovilnius.lt Read more. ESTONIA /1/ Bit by bit, the bicycle infrastructure is getting better. New bicycle pathes (I’ve seen some of them on Saaremaa Island and in Tallinn) make the national bicycle network better and safer and prove,…

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Balticcycle-Expeditions 2014

Dear BaltiCCyclists, This is not April Fools' Day! We announce registration to the nearest expeditions in the 2014 season on Lithuanian and Polish sites: 1. BaltiCCycle Balkanica, Or the Western Balkans, from July 19 to September 4, 48 days through 9 countries (Austria, Germany, Slovenia, Croatia, Bosnia and Herzegovina, Montenegro, Kosovo, Albania, Greece). We will cross borders 15 times! The start in Salzburg, the finish in Corfu. To get more info, click: LT site: Description (http://www.bicycle.lt/en/main/tours.bc2014-balkanai), Program (http://www.bicycle.lt/en/main/tours.bc2014-balkanai/route), Registration (http://www.bicycle.lt/en/main/tours.bc2014-balkanai/registration), Conditions (http://www.bicycle.lt/en/main/tours.bc2014-balkanai/conditions), Arrival info, (maps…

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