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Old 08-24-2012, 12:26 AM   #1
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Africa 2012 with Charley Boorman

Greetings everyone!

It's that time of the year again.. when Charley and his gang [Motoaventures!] are ready to take off on a lovely 2+ weeks, 5k km adventure in South Africa, Namibia and Zambia.

I'm participating as a rider - first time in Africa as well.

The departure is in ~40minutes - everything is pretty much set.. I'll try to write more as Internet is available and fingers can still move in a somewhat coherent manner! (-:


Cheers,
Bogdan Alexander M [aproape]


P.S. Pictures will be added shortly [well, shortly as in a quite relative/relaxed term.. Hakuna Matata!]
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Old 08-24-2012, 01:12 AM   #2
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We await said pictures and story:)
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Old 08-24-2012, 01:43 AM   #3
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subscribed! enjoy the trip thanks for posting it up and cudos to globalpilot4 for getting me so pumped to do this trip at some stage in my life, this will only add to the need to go!
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Old 08-24-2012, 05:07 AM   #4
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Old 08-24-2012, 05:12 AM   #5
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Old 08-24-2012, 05:16 AM   #6
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Old 08-24-2012, 05:40 AM   #7
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Old 08-24-2012, 05:42 AM   #8
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Old 08-24-2012, 06:45 AM   #9
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Old 08-24-2012, 09:06 AM   #10
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Looking forward to seeing your adventure...

There's another ride with Charley in africa thread in this forum, if inmates want to see what's in store, just do a search thru google.
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Old 08-24-2012, 10:32 AM   #11
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There's another ride with Charley in africa thread in this forum, if inmates want to see what's in store, just do a search thru google.
http://www.advrider.com/forums/showthread.php?t=725446
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Old 08-24-2012, 01:32 PM   #12
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