AN UNUSUAL BOAT

23 July 2008: Baku – TurkmenbashiWe embarked for a cruise of nearly 24 hours on the Caspian Sea. The Mercure, a sovietic style boat, rustic and picturesque, has thrown everbody in a total old fashioned atmosphere, far away from our traditionnal two wheels vehicules! Everyone’s motions with the numerous  breaks…

A DAY IN BAKU

22 July 2008: BakuThis first break in our itinerary has enabled some to rest a little and some others to visit the capital city of Azerbaidjan.This day has been dedicated to the Routes of the olive tree and the motorcycle. An olive tree has been planted by the Azerbaidjan Minister…

DEPARTURE TO AZERBAIDJAN

21 July 2008: Tbilisi – BakuA week has already passed since we left Pylos…A new day has started towards a new country : Azerbaidjan.The previous night, the greek embassy in Georgia had warmly welcomed us (on the Europe Square where we then settled the tent), in order to wish us…

PRESS RELEASE

The “Routes of the Olive Tree”´s supporters are mourning one of them.The “Routes of the Olive Tree”´s supporters are mourning one of them. On Saturday 19th July at 5.30pm, in Abasha (Georgia), one of the initiator of this expedition, Mikhalis Kalogeropoulos, has passed away. A truck driving in the wrong…