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Forum: Americas 02-23-2015, 03:18 PM
Replies: 52
Views: 2,035
Posted By Cal
Sheesh we sure have a lot of choices up...

Sheesh we sure have a lot of choices up north.........but they have more choices for bags here in Mexico, why today I think I saw at least 100 different ways to mount a large cooler to the bike!...
Forum: Americas 02-22-2015, 03:25 PM
Replies: 27
Views: 655
Posted By Cal
Holycow! Thats what i call planning. I,d fly and...

Holycow! Thats what i call planning. I,d fly and someday when you have time off go on a bike trip.
Forum: Europe 02-22-2015, 10:12 AM
Replies: 15
Views: 636
Posted By Cal
Hey thats my tent in that campsite photo! ...

Hey thats my tent in that campsite photo!
Cheers Martin
Presently in Catemaco Mexico
Forum: Americas 02-21-2015, 08:09 PM
Replies: 52
Views: 2,035
Posted By Cal
I am using pelican 1520,s on my f650 for over 5...

I am using pelican 1520,s on my f650 for over 5 years of Mexican travel, reasonablely easy to lane slpit as they are not that wide , also they have provided some great protection to the bike when i...
Forum: Americas 02-17-2015, 06:14 PM
Replies: 27,398
Views: 2,327,142
Posted By Cal
Thanks Schizzman but good touch was what was...

Thanks Schizzman but good touch was what was needed today before I went over the edge of a mile high cliff!:rofl
I was shaking a little when stopped. Never use the front brake in loose stuff... what...
Forum: Americas 02-17-2015, 03:53 PM
Replies: 27,398
Views: 2,327,142
Posted By Cal
This post has nothing to do with safety in Mexico...

This post has nothing to do with safety in Mexico as it happenned in Guatemala coming down a very steep hill north of huehuetenango. Iwas at 9300ft with Guaterider we were at the Unicornio Azul...
Forum: Americas 02-13-2015, 06:09 PM
Replies: 27,398
Views: 2,327,142
Posted By Cal
Near Comitan you can visit the Cascadas El...

Near Comitan you can visit the Cascadas El Chiflon and hike the 800 stairs to the top falls or visit Lagos Montebello and then cross at La Mesilla. Hotel El delfine on the main square in Comitan is...
Forum: Ride reports 02-10-2015, 02:38 PM
Replies: 1,281
Views: 77,327
Posted By Cal
Guess I'll miss you then as I will be headed...

Guess I'll miss you then as I will be headed north from Antigua in about a week, you,ll just have to ride to Canada in the summer.
Forum: Latin America 02-07-2015, 07:28 PM
Replies: 81
Views: 6,899
Posted By Cal
In Tehuantepec and keeping my eyes open.

In Tehuantepec and keeping my eyes open.
Forum: Americas 02-07-2015, 07:08 PM
Replies: 27,398
Views: 2,327,142
Posted By Cal
Or strap the fairing to the luggage rack

Or strap the fairing to the luggage rack
Forum: Americas 02-07-2015, 07:05 PM
Replies: 27,398
Views: 2,327,142
Posted By Cal
Take your time and try to adjust every thing so...

Take your time and try to adjust every thing so it fits and operates freely. My thoughts are do not ride without the fan and create larger problems.
Forum: Canada 02-07-2015, 03:02 PM
Replies: 5,182
Views: 439,626
Posted By Cal
Keep posting about the Moab rides as I,ll be...

Keep posting about the Moab rides as I,ll be riding home from Guatemala about that time.
Cheers
Forum: Americas 02-07-2015, 06:51 AM
Replies: 27,398
Views: 2,327,142
Posted By Cal
Sorry to hear about your minor get off...

Sorry to hear about your minor get off Rob.......Remember asking me in Mazatlan if I ever drop my bike....it will happen,hahaha.Great replies about wiring in a switch
Forum: Americas 02-03-2015, 06:36 PM
Replies: 27,398
Views: 2,327,142
Posted By Cal
All day today I only made 180kms! Getting old and...

All day today I only made 180kms! Getting old and stubborn,just free roads this trip so far. May have to take a few toll roads closer to Mexico city, and maybe on the way north? 15 days from Arizona...
Forum: Ride reports 02-03-2015, 08:26 AM
Replies: 1,281
Views: 77,327
Posted By Cal
Nice update Donnie I always enjoyed readind...

Nice update Donnie
I always enjoyed readind Sandys articles in the BMW owners magazine and wondered how they were doing
Forum: Americas 02-01-2015, 09:12 PM
Replies: 27,398
Views: 2,327,142
Posted By Cal
And roasted Habeneros,ajo salt and lime juice as...

And roasted Habeneros,ajo salt and lime juice as a condiment! Preccacion!
Forum: Canada 01-30-2015, 08:34 PM
Replies: 58
Views: 3,082
Posted By Cal
Stayed in a hotel near the beach last night in...

Stayed in a hotel near the beach last night in San Blas south of Mazatlan for 14.00 tonight in bucerias near puerto vallarta for 25.00
Gas recently in arizona was as low as 1.65/gallon
Forum: Americas 01-30-2015, 08:29 PM
Replies: 27,398
Views: 2,327,142
Posted By Cal
San Blas Suites 2 blocks from the beach 200 pesos...

San Blas Suites 2 blocks from the beach 200 pesos or 3000 for a month
San blas does seem to have a sand flea problem!!
Forum: Americas 01-30-2015, 05:18 PM
Replies: 27,398
Views: 2,327,142
Posted By Cal
Going south, thanks for the hotel tip of olas...

Going south, thanks for the hotel tip of olas altas in Bucerias, not a bad location. I stopped in San francisco just before Sayulita and could not find anything under 1200 pesos and the one hotel...
Forum: Americas 01-29-2015, 08:40 PM
Replies: 27,398
Views: 2,327,142
Posted By Cal
Leaving san blas in the morning and going to...

Leaving san blas in the morning and going to Playa San francisco, playa choncha or Sayulito not sure which. I,ll lok on the map for Bucerias.
Saludos
Forum: Americas 01-28-2015, 10:44 PM
Replies: 27,398
Views: 2,327,142
Posted By Cal
Ok since we are talking about food.....yesterday...

Ok since we are talking about food.....yesterday for breakfast I had gaugamanta(sp) manteray soup,lets just say it was in the top 5 meals I have ever had! Only 1 taco stand sells it in Mazatlan and...
Forum: Americas 01-27-2015, 04:34 PM
Replies: 986
Views: 151,332
Posted By Cal
I like Trices tell them your deaf!.......this I...

I like Trices tell them your deaf!.......this I do not have to fake as I am pretty much deaf and require audiofonos a eschuchar. Es triste pero verdad.
Forum: Americas 01-26-2015, 10:40 PM
Replies: 27,398
Views: 2,327,142
Posted By Cal
I,m at the Belmar right now.......roof top pool?...

I,m at the Belmar right now.......roof top pool? Just lucky to have running water.
Forum: Ride reports 01-26-2015, 10:37 PM
Replies: 202
Views: 42,547
Posted By Cal
Seb/Kim Still following along...now in mazatlan...

Seb/Kim
Still following along...now in mazatlan enjoying the weather
Forum: Americas 01-18-2015, 08:11 PM
Replies: 27,398
Views: 2,327,142
Posted By Cal
Avelino could just try and always park near a...

Avelino could just try and always park near a wall or post so he can lean the bike against it when he stops!!
Forum: Canada 01-17-2015, 06:16 PM
Replies: 2
Views: 495
Posted By Cal
Edwin When I come back up from Mexico in March...

Edwin
When I come back up from Mexico in March I'll ride through California and stop there to lok at these,looks cool.
Forum: Americas 01-15-2015, 06:52 PM
Replies: 27,398
Views: 2,327,142
Posted By Cal
Stayed in Naco last night at the Colonial Hotel...

Stayed in Naco last night at the Colonial Hotel 30.00 as aposed to the SanJose Lodge on the American side for 90.00
Its not in sjoerd's book but should be,gated safe parking and a well worn room!!...
Forum: Europe 01-11-2015, 03:02 PM
Replies: 9
Views: 803
Posted By Cal
congratulations on the bike purchase! I did the...

congratulations on the bike purchase! I did the same last spring and rode for 3 months, down to Morocco and back to Ireland.:clap
Forum: Americas 01-11-2015, 11:08 AM
Replies: 28
Views: 1,652
Posted By Cal
I have gone twice, I left Calgary on June 1 and...

I have gone twice, I left Calgary on June 1 and June 7 Its nice to be up there for the longest day of the year:D
Forum: Americas 01-10-2015, 08:21 PM
Replies: 27,398
Views: 2,327,142
Posted By Cal
I hope some one answers because I have always...

I hope some one answers because I have always rode into Acapulco and I will be riding the coast in about 3 weeks and this time I would like to bypass the city. My copy of Guia Roji is from 2008, i...
Forum: Vendors 01-10-2015, 11:50 AM
Replies: 135
Views: 20,430
Posted By Cal
Look under his name I think he is banned.

Look under his name I think he is banned.
Forum: Americas 01-10-2015, 11:23 AM
Replies: 27,398
Views: 2,327,142
Posted By Cal
If you are having cooling issues, the ride in to...

If you are having cooling issues, the ride in to Aca is not for you. From the South or North it is crazy slow, usually 3 lanes of cars on a 2 lane road.
Forum: Ride reports 01-10-2015, 11:18 AM
Replies: 1,281
Views: 77,327
Posted By Cal
I love Pupusas!!:clap:clap

I love Pupusas!!:clap:clap
Forum: Canada 01-09-2015, 10:15 PM
Replies: 180
Views: 24,000
Posted By Cal
Yup not there.....but I am one of the lucky ones...

Yup not there.....but I am one of the lucky ones who have riden it, while I was visiting England.
Forum: Americas 01-09-2015, 10:12 PM
Replies: 27,398
Views: 2,327,142
Posted By Cal
+1 on this I have riden into Aca 3 times and...

+1 on this I have riden into Aca 3 times and enjoyed everything except the traffic! Get a hotel near the cliff divers and then its a 20 min. walk to the main square which is one of the liveliest i've...
Forum: Vendors 01-08-2015, 01:06 PM
Replies: 135
Views: 20,430
Posted By Cal
I think the discussion of Martins help will end...

I think the discussion of Martins help will end up back in trip planning because he has helped many riders plan and carry out their trips to Europe.
I camped at Martins farm this year for a couple...
Forum: Americas 01-05-2015, 10:02 PM
Replies: 27,398
Views: 2,327,142
Posted By Cal
Check out the Ride report, Riding the Americas...

Check out the Ride report, Riding the Americas Retro Style.I met Seb and Kim at the Hubb rally in England last June. Some great snow photos of last week in Creel.
Forum: Canada 01-05-2015, 01:30 PM
Replies: 5,182
Views: 439,626
Posted By Cal
800km? first stage, top rider averaged 130km/hr...

800km? first stage, top rider averaged 130km/hr with a top speed of 175km/hr
Forum: Vendors 01-05-2015, 11:11 AM
Replies: 135
Views: 20,430
Posted By Cal
Now that we know this maybe you can move on and...

Now that we know this maybe you can move on and start a new thread with how you bought and insured a bike in Europe.
Forum: Americas 01-04-2015, 03:53 PM
Replies: 37
Views: 1,861
Posted By Cal
a couple of 2 liter coke bottles strapped to the...

a couple of 2 liter coke bottles strapped to the bike works in a pinch....been there done that in Morocco last spring.
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