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At 6:00 PM
April 17, 1998

Sunrise (local): NA
Sunset (local): NA
55°F steady rain
Traveled Since Last Dispatch
80 mi / 129 km

Cumulative Total
3719 mi / 5989 km
Lat: NA
Lon: NA
Elev: NA

Fast Facts

Where We Are: Mostar
Where We're Staying: in the apartment of our friends from Mladi Most
Places We Visited: Neretva River valley, Mostar, Mladi Most, Pavarotti Center
Featured Site: Mladi Most
Person of the Day: the gang at the Mladi Most
What We Ate:
Food of the Day: Kajmak is a local cheese that is very soft and creamy. It is so creamy and smooth that at first the BikeAbouters thought it was butter.
Breakfast: cornflakes, juice and coffee
Lunch: brownies, peanut butter cookies, apple pastries, coffeecake and coffee
Dinner: spaghetti à la Anthony and Ethan, tomato and cucumber salad, garlic bread
Olive count: 2040
Word of the Day: "Sloboda" click to play audio clip means "freedom" in Bosnian.
Tech Fact of the Day: shrapnel and "sidewalk roses"
Flat Count (Cumulative): 23
Broken Spoke Count (Cumulative): 28
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