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Forum: Epic Ride Reports Yesterday, 04:20 AM
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Posted By lightcycle
Updated from http://www.RideDOT.com/rtw/226.html ...

Updated from http://www.RideDOT.com/rtw/226.html

http://mym0ry.smugmug.com/Motorcycles/Road-Trips/Canada/i-MX8wrMW/0/L/map223-L.jpg

We're going to Belgium!

We've been looking forward to this...
Forum: Epic Ride Reports 06-24-2015, 11:21 AM
Replies: 3,021
Views: 1,666,925
Posted By lightcycle
Updated from http://www.RideDOT.com/rtw/225.html ...

Updated from http://www.RideDOT.com/rtw/225.html

http://mym0ry.smugmug.com/Motorcycles/Road-Trips/Canada/i-cgsvjsv/0/L/map225-L.jpg

So we've been here in Vauréal for over a week now, perched 40...
Forum: Epic Ride Reports 06-23-2015, 07:20 AM
Replies: 3,021
Views: 1,666,925
Posted By lightcycle
The real reason why I'm watching the waistline is...

The real reason why I'm watching the waistline is that I'm attending a wedding this weekend and I've sent my measurements for the tuxedo ahead of time.

But next week it's Pork Out time!!! Got all...
Forum: Epic Ride Reports 06-21-2015, 05:00 PM
Replies: 3,021
Views: 1,666,925
Posted By lightcycle
Updated from http://www.RideDOT.com/rtw/224.html ...

Updated from http://www.RideDOT.com/rtw/224.html

http://mym0ry.smugmug.com/Motorcycles/Road-Trips/Canada/i-TvcFD5P/0/L/map224-L.jpg

Aaaand we're tired again.

We rode further north underneath...
Forum: Epic Ride Reports 06-21-2015, 12:22 PM
Replies: 3,021
Views: 1,666,925
Posted By lightcycle
Definitely still enjoying the break. It's been...

Definitely still enjoying the break. It's been pretty intense trying to cram people into our calendar, sometimes we're seeing two or three groups of friends a day! And everyone wants to go our for...
Forum: Epic Ride Reports 06-20-2015, 07:25 AM
Replies: 3,021
Views: 1,666,925
Posted By lightcycle
Hi guys, Neda and I want to thank everyone...

Hi guys,

Neda and I want to thank everyone who came to the presentation, we both had a really fun time interacting with everyone. We were blown away by how much interest there was in our trip and...
Forum: Epic Ride Reports 06-15-2015, 02:29 PM
Replies: 3,021
Views: 1,666,925
Posted By lightcycle
Updated from http://www.RideDOT.com/rtw/223.html ...

Updated from http://www.RideDOT.com/rtw/223.html

http://mym0ry.smugmug.com/Motorcycles/Road-Trips/Canada/i-h2GdxzH/0/L/map223-L.jpg

We are actually staying in a small suburb of Lyon called...
Forum: Epic Ride Reports 06-14-2015, 07:22 PM
Replies: 3,021
Views: 1,666,925
Posted By lightcycle
I believe that's right next to the Chick...

I believe that's right next to the Chick Peapublic.



Yes, as mentioned above: Google Maps and screen capture.
Forum: Epic Ride Reports 06-12-2015, 02:33 AM
Replies: 3,021
Views: 1,666,925
Posted By lightcycle
Right in between Mane and Alaskia!

Right in between Mane and Alaskia!
Forum: Epic Ride Reports 06-12-2015, 02:18 AM
Replies: 3,021
Views: 1,666,925
Posted By lightcycle
Updated from http://www.RideDOT.com/rtw/222.html ...

Updated from http://www.RideDOT.com/rtw/222.html

http://mym0ry.smugmug.com/Motorcycles/Road-Trips/Canada/i-zZTRB59/0/L/map221-L.jpg

We're departing Carcassonne on a cold, but sunny day. At...
Forum: Epic Ride Reports 06-11-2015, 07:20 PM
Replies: 3,021
Views: 1,666,925
Posted By lightcycle
That's a tough question. When I first thought...

That's a tough question. When I first thought about it, I thought about all the things we didn't do because they were too expensive. What came to mind right off the bat were all the bars and...
Forum: Trip Planning 06-10-2015, 12:34 PM
Replies: 9
Views: 1,020
Posted By lightcycle
Someone cut the Rok Straps and made off with a...

Someone cut the Rok Straps and made off with a dry bag off the back of one of our bikes while in Coban, Guatemala. It had a sleeping bag and a pillow inside, not too devastating a loss. It was during...
Forum: Epic Ride Reports 06-10-2015, 10:01 AM
Replies: 3,021
Views: 1,666,925
Posted By lightcycle
There is something in the works for September,...

There is something in the works for September, not a webcast but I can't say specifically because we're not in charge of it and it may or may not happen. Will keep you in the loop as it develops.

...
Forum: Epic Ride Reports 06-08-2015, 02:42 PM
Replies: 3,021
Views: 1,666,925
Posted By lightcycle
Updated from http://www.RideDOT.com/rtw/221.html ...

Updated from http://www.RideDOT.com/rtw/221.html

http://mym0ry.smugmug.com/Motorcycles/Road-Trips/Canada/i-5LPSTNJ/0/O/map220-L.jpg

It's been two weeks now and I'm worried about Neda. She has...
Forum: Epic Ride Reports 06-05-2015, 07:32 AM
Replies: 3,021
Views: 1,666,925
Posted By lightcycle
We're looking forward to meeting you all! :clap ...

We're looking forward to meeting you all! :clap



It's north-east of the city. I was just talking to another ADVer and he is staying at a campsite just 15 minutes away down the highway (about 9...
Forum: Epic Ride Reports 06-04-2015, 05:25 PM
Replies: 3,021
Views: 1,666,925
Posted By lightcycle
I know. I didn't organize this, I was just asked...

I know. I didn't organize this, I was just asked to show up at that time and date.

I did bring up the fact that TO people would find it hard to make it that early, but they didn't want to move it....
Forum: Epic Ride Reports 06-03-2015, 10:06 PM
Replies: 3,021
Views: 1,666,925
Posted By lightcycle
http://mym0ry.smugmug.com/Other/Misc/i-DVxVMFg/0/X...

http://mym0ry.smugmug.com/Other/Misc/i-DVxVMFg/0/XL/presentation-XL.jpg

Hi everyone, we're back in Toronto for a short visit and we've been invited to give a presentation of our journey so far!...
Forum: Epic Ride Reports 05-20-2015, 05:59 AM
Replies: 3,021
Views: 1,666,925
Posted By lightcycle
Updated from http://www.RideDOT.com/rtw/220.html ...

Updated from http://www.RideDOT.com/rtw/220.html

http://mym0ry.smugmug.com/Motorcycles/Road-Trips/Canada/i-DX8sxdk/0/L/map219-L.jpg

Our 1-month insurance policy is slowly ticking down and we...
Forum: Epic Ride Reports 05-17-2015, 01:51 PM
Replies: 3,021
Views: 1,666,925
Posted By lightcycle
Thank you all for your comments and...

Thank you all for your comments and encouragement! :D



Haha, I think they just need a little getting used to, their gait moves you up and down and side-to-side quite a bit! Also, Neda's saddle...
Forum: Epic Ride Reports 05-15-2015, 02:02 AM
Replies: 3,021
Views: 1,666,925
Posted By lightcycle
Updated from http://www.RideDOT.com/rtw/219.html ...

Updated from http://www.RideDOT.com/rtw/219.html

We have a lot of footage that we've shot from our last four weeks in Morocco and it's been a while since I've done some video editing, so here's...
Forum: Epic Ride Reports 05-10-2015, 12:58 AM
Replies: 3,021
Views: 1,666,925
Posted By lightcycle
So I did some digging (no pun intended), and...

So I did some digging (no pun intended), and apparently they only moved the city by a couple of kms. It's a huge place, so not even sure that there are ruins anymore, they probably just built on top...
Forum: Epic Ride Reports 05-06-2015, 04:44 AM
Replies: 3,021
Views: 1,666,925
Posted By lightcycle
Updated from http://www.RideDOT.com/rtw/218.html ...

Updated from http://www.RideDOT.com/rtw/218.html

http://mym0ry.smugmug.com/Motorcycles/Road-Trips/Canada/i-PCTRLb2/0/L/map218-L.jpg

Good riddance, Marrakech!

It's been freezing during our...
Forum: Epic Ride Reports 05-03-2015, 04:57 AM
Replies: 3,021
Views: 1,666,925
Posted By lightcycle
Yes, this is it exactly. There's a fantastic...

Yes, this is it exactly.

There's a fantastic documentary called Gringo Trails about how the tourism industry is damaging the culture and ecology of all these exotic destinations, especially given...
Forum: Epic Ride Reports 04-28-2015, 07:21 PM
Replies: 3,021
Views: 1,666,925
Posted By lightcycle
Updated from http://www.RideDOT.com/rtw/217.html ...

Updated from http://www.RideDOT.com/rtw/217.html

http://mym0ry.smugmug.com/Motorcycles/Road-Trips/Canada/i-smFTMg3/0/L/map217-L.jpg

It's with a mix of curiousity and dread that we're heading...
Forum: Epic Ride Reports 04-26-2015, 05:08 AM
Replies: 3,021
Views: 1,666,925
Posted By lightcycle
Thanks for the comments and the gear...

Thanks for the comments and the gear recommendations, I'll take a look at them!



Can't wait! Ton of superhero movies coming out too I'm looking forward to seeing!



Wow, sharp eye. That's...
Forum: Epic Ride Reports 04-22-2015, 06:09 PM
Replies: 3,021
Views: 1,666,925
Posted By lightcycle
Updated from http://www.RideDOT.com/rtw/216.html ...

Updated from http://www.RideDOT.com/rtw/216.html

http://mym0ry.smugmug.com/Motorcycles/Road-Trips/Canada/i-sSLF9CZ/0/L/map216-L.jpg

Dades Gorge is the twin sister to Todra Gorge that we visited...
Forum: Epic Ride Reports 04-22-2015, 07:47 AM
Replies: 3,021
Views: 1,666,925
Posted By lightcycle
Hi all, Thanks for all your comments! Been...

Hi all,

Thanks for all your comments! Been taking a bit of a break from the blog because:

http://i60.tinypic.com/1zznww4.jpg



Everything's on the table! If and when we get there is...
Forum: Epic Ride Reports 04-12-2015, 05:41 AM
Replies: 3,021
Views: 1,666,925
Posted By lightcycle
Updated from http://www.RideDOT.com/rtw/215.html ...

Updated from http://www.RideDOT.com/rtw/215.html

http://mym0ry.smugmug.com/Motorcycles/Road-Trips/Canada/i-fMBLM4J/0/L/map215-L.jpg

It wasn't cheap staying at the edge of the Sahara. If it...
Forum: Epic Ride Reports 04-11-2015, 07:09 AM
Replies: 3,021
Views: 1,666,925
Posted By lightcycle
Thanks for all the comments guys! Glad you...

Thanks for all the comments guys! Glad you enjoyed the pix of the Sahara, it was quite breathtaking!



We purchased something called Green Card Insurance for tourists with foreign-plated...
Forum: Epic Ride Reports 04-03-2015, 02:04 AM
Replies: 3,021
Views: 1,666,925
Posted By lightcycle
Updated from http://www.RideDOT.com/rtw/214.html ...

Updated from http://www.RideDOT.com/rtw/214.html

http://mym0ry.smugmug.com/Motorcycles/Road-Trips/Canada/i-KbpM2Tq/0/L/DSC_1740-L.jpg
Average rainfall in the Sahara Desert 2.5 cms per year. Which...
Forum: Epic Ride Reports 04-02-2015, 03:58 AM
Replies: 3,021
Views: 1,666,925
Posted By lightcycle
Crazy about California. I read some guy from...

Crazy about California.

I read some guy from NASA say that the state will run out of water within 12 months? Wow.
Forum: Epic Ride Reports 03-30-2015, 05:01 PM
Replies: 3,021
Views: 1,666,925
Posted By lightcycle
Updated from http://www.RideDOT.com/rtw/213.html ...

Updated from http://www.RideDOT.com/rtw/213.html

http://mym0ry.smugmug.com/Motorcycles/Road-Trips/Canada/i-RbPrZ7S/0/L/map213-L.jpg

This is a close-up of the hotel we are staying at at the edge...
Forum: Epic Ride Reports 03-30-2015, 09:46 AM
Replies: 3,021
Views: 1,666,925
Posted By lightcycle
:clap They take quite a beating! ...

:clap



They take quite a beating!

I'm on my second right pannier - had to replace it after a crash at speed in France. They do make great sliders though. My leg never touched the ground!...
Forum: Epic Ride Reports 03-30-2015, 04:21 AM
Replies: 203
Views: 14,439
Posted By lightcycle
Nice ride and writeup, Morocco is very beautiful!

Nice ride and writeup, Morocco is very beautiful!
Forum: Epic Ride Reports 03-30-2015, 03:54 AM
Replies: 3,021
Views: 1,666,925
Posted By lightcycle
Wow, you guys are really trotting out the best of...

Wow, you guys are really trotting out the best of the Fall Season!

As for keeping score, it gets reset every day. Can't count that high otherwise... :rofl

Besides ultimately, it's the one who...
Forum: Epic Ride Reports 03-26-2015, 03:22 PM
Replies: 3,021
Views: 1,666,925
Posted By lightcycle
Updated from http://www.RideDOT.com/rtw/212.html ...

Updated from http://www.RideDOT.com/rtw/212.html

http://mym0ry.smugmug.com/Motorcycles/Road-Trips/Canada/i-zGJffxr/0/L/map212-L.jpg

We are continuing our trek southwards. Now that we've reached...
Forum: Epic Ride Reports 03-26-2015, 05:53 AM
Replies: 3,021
Views: 1,666,925
Posted By lightcycle
You gotta keep an ion these things, otherwise it...

You gotta keep an ion these things, otherwise it all decays into silliness.
Forum: Epic Ride Reports 03-24-2015, 05:57 AM
Replies: 3,021
Views: 1,666,925
Posted By lightcycle
Are you implying I don't Half-a-Life?

Are you implying I don't Half-a-Life?
Forum: Epic Ride Reports 03-23-2015, 08:38 AM
Replies: 3,021
Views: 1,666,925
Posted By lightcycle
Updated from http://www.RideDOT.com/rtw/211.html ...

Updated from http://www.RideDOT.com/rtw/211.html

http://mym0ry.smugmug.com/Motorcycles/Road-Trips/Canada/i-N5BFD7M/0/L/map211-L.jpg

We've decided to venture further south, over the Middle Atlas...
Forum: Epic Ride Reports 03-23-2015, 07:58 AM
Replies: 3,021
Views: 1,666,925
Posted By lightcycle
Not much we can do, we try to minimize the...

Not much we can do, we try to minimize the opportunistic theft by taking anything that isn't latched onto the bikes, but short of sleeping on the motorcycle, at some point you just have to trust that...
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