NowWeBike team meets Akhisar Mayor

NowWeBike in Akhisar

Cycling to Akhisar, NowWeBike coordinator Feridun Ekmekci’s home town, was great fun. There was a stone park  on our cycling route which was made by Japanese artists. It was so interesting to hear that all the stones in the park symbolized different places on earth. After that we visited Akhisar Municipality to meet the Mayor, […]

NowWeBike in Marmaris, the port of Mugla

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In upcoming weeks Emel Çalkam, NowWeBike blogger from Turkey will be the one sharing experiences from the NowWeBike tour. NowWeBike is part of NowWeMOVE campaign and will be taking place from 24 July to 9 September 2015. During those 7 weeks the team will cross 12 borders and cycle 2,700 km across Europe. By Emel […]

In the city where bikes prevail

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On 26 July there were three destinations on our cycling plan – Koycegiz, Dalyan and Ortaca. The route was quite challenging because the weather was hot and cycling under the sun was not easy but with several short breaks and nice chats with local cyclists the team made it after all. In the morning at […]

NowWeBike Officially Kicks Off in Mugla

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On 24 July 2015 NowWeBike, European Cross-Border Cycling Tour has officially started in Mugla, Turkey. The opening ceremony featured traditional Turkish farewell ritual and speeches given by several local authorities. Before the official ceremony NowWeBike team visited Mugla Provincial Directorate of Youth and Sports. Feridun Ekmekci, the head of ENVERCEVKO (Energy Efficiency and Environment Protection […]

NowWeBike enjoys warm welcome in Bodrum

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In upcoming weeks Emel Çalkam, NowWeBike blogger from Turkey will be the one sharing experiences from the NowWeBike tour. NowWeBike is part of NowWeMOVE campaign and will be taking place from 24 July to 9 September 2015. During those 7 weeks the team will cross 12 borders and cycle 2,700 km across Europe. By Emel […]

NowWeBike At Opening Ceremony In Yatagan

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In upcoming weeks Emel Çalkam, NowWeBike blogger from Turkey will be the one sharing experiences from the NowWeBike tour. NowWeBike is part of NowWeMOVE campaign and will be taking place from 24 July to 9 September 2015. During those 7 weeks the team will cross 12 borders and cycle 2,700 km across Europe. By Emel […]

NowWeBike Cross-Border Cycling Tour Starts on 24 July

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On 24 July, the “NowWeBike” European cross-border cycling tour will kick-off in Muğla, Turkey. A team of four volunteer recreational cyclists (3 men and 1 woman) will cross the borders of 12 countries, using eight different EuroVelo routes over 2,700 km, finishing in Brussels on 9 September after 47 days of cycling.  The countries the […]