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From bitter experience:- 1. If she gets wet through and cold you're going to have one of those "Never again..." conversations. (That isn't really a conversation) 2. She must be happy with the way the gear LOOKS! ("I don't care that I'm streaming wet, there is no way I'm going into that bar/café look...
- Thu Dec 31, 2015 4:37 pm
- Forum: WELCOME NEWBIE
- Topic: Wales to southern Italy
- Replies: 8
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Rode that route on the way to my son's wedding in Sicily several years ago. Also 2-up on a Varadero. We went: Day 1 Tunnel to Langres motorway miles. Day 2, Langres to Oulx through the Frejus tunnel Day 3 Oulx to somewhere in Tuscany via Genoa and the coast. Cant remember the name of the place. Day ...
One for all you connoisseurs of the good stuff out there. Not a scotch drinker myself. Would usually opt for Bushmills, and on Christmas morning that's what would normally go in the Irish coffee. This year I bucked the trend and opened a bottle of 10 year old Laphroiag. This did not go own well with...
We've been to Sri Lanka three times (twice touring on rented bikes). Loved it, loved the people. "How can we help you?" seemed to be the mantra, mostly without a financial sting in the tail. Same in Kerala. We don't avoid other Brits/Europeans. Nod and smile as appropriate, but not desperate to make...
- Mon Dec 21, 2015 10:52 am
- Forum: WELCOME NEWBIE
- Topic: smugglers trail spain
- Replies: 15
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Really enjoyed this Dazzer. Interesting to see how the Tranny copes 2-up on the trails. Obviously took everything in its stride, in your capable hands. Wondering if the Vara would manage. Maybe the front wheel would be the significant factor?
- Tue Dec 08, 2015 10:23 pm
- Forum: TRAVEL
- Topic: Travelling in Spain , places to visit, trails to be done ? Anyone got any advice
- Replies: 9
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My limited experience is that Spain has so much to offer that you could pretty well put a pin in the map, go there and find something of interest. Everywhere joined up with great biking roads.
- Mon Nov 09, 2015 6:46 pm
- Forum: THE PUB
- Topic: It's November, It's dark at 5pm, it's pissing down. What are you looking forward to?
- Replies: 78
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At the moment we're pushing through the intricacies involved with buying a house in Crete. In between the e-mails, trips to the bank etc I'm mulling over which form of 2-wheeled transport will be best and what's available. So many trails in the mountains around 'our' village.