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by byewayrider
Sat Dec 14, 2019 7:28 pm
Forum: TRAVEL
Topic: Aibnb?
Replies: 11
Views: 682

Re: Aibnb?

Cheers all.... When I say cheap hotels it's the likes of f1 and ibis budget etc... Had to many bad experiences... The ibis style are great in Spain and Portugal for not a lot more money.... I've used booking. Com but mainly for specific dates rather than on the hop.. You. Can only try stuff out eh...
by byewayrider
Sat Dec 14, 2019 4:20 pm
Forum: TRAVEL
Topic: Aibnb?
Replies: 11
Views: 682

Aibnb?

Okay I'm 60 soon and like camping but not when moving every night... So for next year I'm going to be brave :lol:.. I've never used Airbnb and hate dorms full of teenagers or cheap hotels.. How's it work? Mainly France, Spain to start with... Lovely quite country places.. Can you book say lunchtime ...
by byewayrider
Fri Dec 13, 2019 7:15 pm
Forum: BIKES
Topic: Choosing a bike.......?
Replies: 17
Views: 1122

Re: Choosing a bike.......?

Have you looked on the huge advrider. Com Web site..

They have views on most bikes most singles are under the thumper section..
by byewayrider
Mon Dec 09, 2019 9:37 am
Forum: CLOTHING
Topic: Trousers with leg pockets like cargo pants recommendation?
Replies: 13
Views: 934

Re: Trousers with leg pockets like cargo pants recommendation?

Have you looked at the builders joiners types sure they do something that's suitable... Kevlar would be great..
by byewayrider
Fri Dec 06, 2019 4:16 pm
Forum: BIKES
Topic: Suspension query
Replies: 9
Views: 512

Re: Suspension query

Read up on Google about spring rates and linear verses progressive.... As you brake the weight transfers forward and compresses the springs... If they are too soft for the weight then you need harder ones... All the info is on the Web... What do folks on the huge advrider.com say under the vstrom se...
by byewayrider
Thu Dec 05, 2019 2:09 pm
Forum: GREEN LANES, TRAILS and OFF-ROAD
Topic: OS Mapping question
Replies: 30
Views: 1829

Re: OS Mapping question

For clarification look on your local council rights of way defi active map or contact the rights of way officer for the district you wish to ride..

They know of any tro etc or diversion not on os maps as they aren't upto date lol..
by byewayrider
Wed Dec 04, 2019 12:43 pm
Forum: TRAVEL
Topic: Fuel probs France
Replies: 18
Views: 1107

Re: Fuel probs France

Scott..... More to do with the old machines some supermarkets use rather than card faults,... Always keep 20euro safe as the French will happily fill up your bike on their card...
by byewayrider
Mon Dec 02, 2019 7:18 pm
Forum: TECHNICAL
Topic: montana 600 usb port- the green death
Replies: 4
Views: 469

Re: montana 600 usb port- the green death

Give it a coat of acf50 and all will be well... Small dab with a paint brush lol.
by byewayrider
Thu Nov 28, 2019 7:03 am
Forum: TRAVEL
Topic: best food site ever
Replies: 4
Views: 599

Re: best food site ever

Practice at home with your camping kit and modify the menu...the guy is a chef too but after a greatvride surely a tin of tuna some pasta and greens aint hard to go with a nice glass of red or white :lol: .....

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