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Old 07-03-2011, 05:44 AM   #1
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Raid de L'amitie 2011

My first raid de L'Amitie...
some thoughts

Day 1 (actually it's two days) : 21/22 April : Lisbon - Agadir

12 30 time to leave, our forecast was: 10 00
Straight to Allgarve
Spanish guy screaming in the freeway... looks like the 650X seat was about to take off
Arrive in Tarifa at 20 30. Ferry at 21 00.
Lots of rain, average mileage 17 litres / 100 km, or something like 14 mpg
adios Tarifa



Shaking Ferry
seasickness... for some people!
Balance session in the deck at top speed


And now in video

http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=zOGtBY7qDdM

(can't figure out how to show this directly.....)

Arrive in Tanger
Customs, usual morocan mess
Rain
wind
cold
temperature 9 degrees, 8 degrees, 7 degress
Is this Morocco or Central Europe!?
Rain
Barbra Streisand
0:00 on our way to Marrakech



Sleeping beauties



Arrive in Marrakech
Hotel full
No cars in parking lot
another hotel
full
Gendarmerie (that stands for local police)
hotel full of cars
rooms available
it's 06:45, are we going to sleep what, 5 minutes?
Free wifi = facebook for some
leave car, luggage in taxi, heading to Agadir



tech stop for leaking body fluids
Agadir ahead



Piscine



Sleeping already?


Dinner,
a few drinks around

to be continued...
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