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Forum: EMEA 03-17-2013, 07:26 AM
Replies: 5
Views: 637
Posted By GreenOrange
Journey_man and bison37, many thanks for the...

Journey_man and bison37, many thanks for the info.
I'm working on the itinerary that is almost complete, and we decided not to spend too much time in Tanzania.
This is not lack of interest, but of...
Forum: EMEA 02-13-2013, 11:59 AM
Replies: 5
Views: 637
Posted By GreenOrange
Thank you for your reply, RTW Motorcycling. It's...

Thank you for your reply, RTW Motorcycling. It's good to read that these borders are not difficult, as I plan to cross them during long riding days.
About the HUBB, I wrote there too, but as these...
Forum: EMEA 02-11-2013, 02:18 PM
Replies: 5
Views: 637
Posted By GreenOrange
East Africa: suggestion and border crossing info?

Hello all, I have some question for you, if you can help:

- do you know some interesting but underrated/unknown place to visit or to stay in Rwanda (north west, central), Tanzania (Victoria Lake...
Forum: EMEA 02-11-2013, 01:53 PM
Replies: 0
Views: 292
Posted By GreenOrange
Western Tanzania safety

Hello all, do you know something about safety in western Tanzania?
Next summer I plan to go from Rwanda to Tanzania passing by the Rusumo border crossing, to ride east to Mwanza (then north to...
Forum: GPS 101 - Which GPS For Me 11-23-2011, 05:35 PM
Replies: 34
Views: 10,365
Posted By GreenOrange
Ramz, following your suggestion I reconsidered an...

Ramz, following your suggestion I reconsidered an android app I saw before. I read the user manual and It can be a solution: offline maps, route creation, gpx export!

This app is OruxMaps...
Forum: GPS 101 - Which GPS For Me 11-23-2011, 05:30 PM
Replies: 34
Views: 10,365
Posted By GreenOrange
For that price it's foul, but the idea to wait...

For that price it's foul, but the idea to wait some win8 tablet is growing. But... I write another post...
Forum: GPS 101 - Which GPS For Me 11-23-2011, 04:54 PM
Replies: 34
Views: 10,365
Posted By GreenOrange
It seems a start. As far as I understand, you can...

It seems a start. As far as I understand, you can create a list of waypoints and export it in the gpx format. Then you need to upload it in the Garmin device (first problem, I'd need to try) and...
Forum: GPS 101 - Which GPS For Me 11-23-2011, 07:30 AM
Replies: 34
Views: 10,365
Posted By GreenOrange
Thank you for your reply, but it's not what I'm...

Thank you for your reply, but it's not what I'm looking for. There are good navigation apps also for android, but I still prefer to use my "rugged" Garmin device than a tablet as a navigator, at...
Forum: GPS 101 - Which GPS For Me 11-23-2011, 05:47 AM
Replies: 34
Views: 10,365
Posted By GreenOrange
Garmin and tablet?

Hello, is there anyone who can use a tablet to plan a trip and to transfer the track to a Garmin device? In other words: is there any way to do whit a tablet what I do with mapsource on a PC?
Even...
Forum: GPS Tracks - Mexico, Central & South America 11-22-2011, 09:50 AM
Replies: 15
Views: 7,122
Posted By GreenOrange
During the trip I wrote in this thread I didn't...

During the trip I wrote in this thread I didn't visited National Parks by motorbike, as in Botswana it was forgotten. In Zambia we couldn't reach the Kafue, but I don't think it was possible to look...
Forum: Equipment 11-19-2010, 01:33 PM
Replies: 25
Views: 3,784
Posted By GreenOrange
:huh Are you a poet? :eek1 To...

:huh
Are you a poet?
:eek1



To return IT:
http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=IpvQwSAv2Po
http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=wAQ10RamNOg
Forum: EMEA 10-29-2010, 01:06 PM
Replies: 19
Views: 2,196
Posted By GreenOrange
If you choose Dolomiti you can't be wrong, you'll...

If you choose Dolomiti you can't be wrong, you'll enjoy your days for sure.
But not only on Dolomiti: Alps are awesome.
If you choose to concentrate your tour on that part of Alps, the most...
Forum: Europe 09-28-2009, 10:29 AM
Replies: 3
Views: 374
Posted By GreenOrange
Hi, I'm italian but I've never been in Sardegna,...

Hi, I'm italian but I've never been in Sardegna, so I'm sorry but no suggestion about there.
Bur near Brenner you can stop in Vipiteno (Sterzing): it's a very nice town, with very good patisseries...
Forum: New Zealand 09-13-2009, 11:59 AM
Replies: 11
Views: 965
Posted By GreenOrange
I'm really sorry for the long delay, but I want...

I'm really sorry for the long delay, but I want to thank you all for your very useful suggestions.
The pictures are great: now I can see what to expect. I'll have to be careful, but these...
Forum: New Zealand 09-06-2009, 11:20 AM
Replies: 11
Views: 965
Posted By GreenOrange
Thank you very much Padmei, what you are saying...

Thank you very much Padmei, what you are saying is good for me, as I'm aware it will be winter and I can't pretend more than that you wrote.
So, now the second step: I'm going to order a copy of...
Forum: New Zealand 09-05-2009, 06:14 AM
Replies: 11
Views: 965
Posted By GreenOrange
New Zealand during winter?

Hello all, I just came back from my trip between Andes, and I'm already thinking on next august.
I'm evaluating some alternatives, but at the moment the preferred destination is New Zealand.
But...
Forum: Orange Crush 05-30-2009, 05:34 AM
Replies: 4
Views: 503
Posted By GreenOrange
990Adv: tyres suggestion for this kind of trip?

Hi all,

I have to decide the tyres to use on my 990 Adv for the next trip, where I'll ride mainly on tarred road for the first 4000km (3000 with my girlfriend on the bike), before to reach the...
Forum: Latin America 05-06-2009, 11:59 AM
Replies: 4
Views: 1,217
Posted By GreenOrange
Thank you for your help. I found some answers,...

Thank you for your help. I found some answers, but first I reply to you.

I'm not interested in healt/medical insurances, as I will have one. What is important to me is to be covered for damages I...
Forum: Latin America 05-03-2009, 02:08 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 1,217
Posted By GreenOrange
3rd party insurance (Ecuador, Peru, Bolivia, Chile)

Hi all, I'm planning a travel to South America next august.
I'll send my own motorbike from Italy to Ecuador, then I'll ride to Peru, Bolivia and Chile.

Can you help me about 3rd party insurance?...
Forum: Ride reports 12-28-2008, 06:38 AM
Replies: 16
Views: 1,724
Posted By GreenOrange
Thank you all for your thanks! :D I could write...

Thank you all for your thanks! :D
I could write more and more, but I lack the time to do it... If you have any specific question I will be happy to answer.
I'll give you some more picture from a...
Forum: Ride reports 12-27-2008, 05:53 AM
Replies: 16
Views: 1,724
Posted By GreenOrange
Oh, no! We were in a 4x4, as it's impossible to...

Oh, no! We were in a 4x4, as it's impossible to visit national parks by motorbike for safety reasons (of people and environment).
We had also a walking safari and a mokoro trip: these are thrilling...
Forum: Ride reports 12-27-2008, 05:35 AM
Replies: 16
Views: 1,724
Posted By GreenOrange
Villages... ...

Villages...
http://www.sabonaza.com/images/rsgallery/watermarked/12d3c3652369939f2bef371bdc53960c.jpg

...but also a little house in the middle of real Africa. Here George hosted us in his little...
Forum: GPS Tracks - Mexico, Central & South America 12-27-2008, 03:00 AM
Replies: 15
Views: 7,122
Posted By GreenOrange
You are right! So, now I'm posting some picture...

You are right! So, now I'm posting some picture here:
http://www.advrider.com/forums/showthread.php?p=8682820#post8682820

I will not give too many details, I haven't still prepared a real report,...
Forum: Ride reports 12-27-2008, 02:57 AM
Replies: 16
Views: 1,724
Posted By GreenOrange
Africa like a safari: Botswana and Zambia

Hello everybody,some picture about last summer holidays to Botswana e Zambia (with some km in South Africa and Namibia, and some step in Zimbabwe). Maybe they seems more like safari pictures than...
Forum: The perfect line and other riding myths 12-26-2008, 11:04 AM
Replies: 36
Views: 1,832
Posted By GreenOrange
In Italy there's no difference beetween...

In Italy there's no difference beetween motorbikes and cars.

Normally:

Autostrada (highways):130 km/h
Extra-urban road: 90 km/h
Urban road: 50 km/h
Forum: GPS Tracks - Mexico, Central & South America 12-25-2008, 04:06 PM
Replies: 15
Views: 7,122
Posted By GreenOrange
I forgot this thread, but now it's time to...

I forgot this thread, but now it's time to complete it: maybe it will be useful to anybody in the future.
There's no tar on the Katima-Mongu road, only a sandy road, sometimes not simple. We...
Forum: GPS Tracks - Mexico, Central & South America 03-05-2008, 12:45 PM
Replies: 15
Views: 7,122
Posted By GreenOrange
Hello Noelm, sorry for my delay and thank you for...

Hello Noelm, sorry for my delay and thank you for the time you spent for me.
In the meanwhile I have been to the International Tourism Fair in Milan, where I had the chance to know an Italian who...
Forum: GPS Tracks - Mexico, Central & South America 02-20-2008, 01:18 PM
Replies: 15
Views: 7,122
Posted By GreenOrange
Hello RideAfrika, I'm still collecting info about...

Hello RideAfrika, I'm still collecting info about the safety of the Kafue Park crossing. But I'm interested only in crossing it by the main road, not to travel in it, that for sure would be more...
Forum: GPS Tracks - Mexico, Central & South America 02-17-2008, 09:51 AM
Replies: 15
Views: 7,122
Posted By GreenOrange
Thank you very much for your interest, Noelm! I...

Thank you very much for your interest, Noelm! I hope it's not a disturb for you and your friends. I'll wait your news...
Thank you again.
Forum: GPS Tracks - Mexico, Central & South America 02-15-2008, 10:12 AM
Replies: 15
Views: 7,122
Posted By GreenOrange
Hello Noelm, I've read your very useful reply. I...

Hello Noelm, I've read your very useful reply. I will be in Zambia next august.

From your post I suppose it's possible to cross the Kafue National Park (on the transit road, I mean) by bike,...
Forum: GPS Tracks - Europe, Africa, & Middle East 11-02-2007, 03:16 AM
Replies: 19
Views: 15,385
Posted By GreenOrange
No doubt it's too late for the original purpose...

No doubt it's too late for the original purpose of this thread, but maybe it will be useful in the future for somebody else: http://www.garmin.it/download.php?id=5

It's an optimized file for...
Forum: Ride reports 09-23-2007, 12:51 PM
Replies: 1,206
Views: 1,419,586
Posted By GreenOrange
:clap Angola! What a great trip! Please, more!...

:clap
Angola! What a great trip! Please, more! I'm more than curious!!!
Forum: Pics, pics, pics... 09-22-2007, 03:43 PM
Replies: 3,725
Views: 820,148
Posted By GreenOrange
Namibia: ...

Namibia:

http://www.mototuristi.org/images/zoom/NamibiaMirco/persesfontein3.jpg


http://www.mototuristi.org/images/zoom/NamibiaMirco/namibia4.jpg


Northern Finland:
Forum: Ride reports 09-17-2007, 02:03 PM
Replies: 9
Views: 790
Posted By GreenOrange
:clap Pics! Pics! Pics! Pics! :thumb

:clap

Pics! Pics! Pics! Pics!

:thumb
Forum: Europe 11-04-2006, 08:55 AM
Replies: 79
Views: 4,030
Posted By GreenOrange
Hi! I'm happy you found useful my informations. ...

Hi! I'm happy you found useful my informations.

About castles I found these sites are interesting:

http://www.icastelli.net/
http://www.icastelli.it/uk/indexeng.htm

Personally, 5 or 6 years...
Forum: Europe 11-01-2006, 03:26 PM
Replies: 79
Views: 4,030
Posted By GreenOrange
Hi, I'm sorry I didn't write before, but I joined...

Hi, I'm sorry I didn't write before, but I joined Advrider today...
I'm Italian, and I read about your plan...
If you have so few time, I suggest: from Milan you can go to Alps by Lecco, Sondrio...
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