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Old 03-14-2013, 11:51 AM   #1
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Thumb [New Site] Border Crossing Reviews

**UPDATE** Site is live: http://www.BorderHelper.com

Hey everyone,

Everyday on the forums I see people asking questions about border crossings. Most of the information is there but it's scattered around like crazy. The forums are great but they don't always make it easy to find specific information when you need it.

I'm working on a new site idea where travelers can read reviews of border crossings and/or leave their own reviews. If the content is there, I think it will be a great help to the community. Building that content will be the challenge.

So what do you think? Useful? Helpful? I'm all ears.

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Old 03-15-2013, 06:45 PM   #2
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There sure are a lot of border crossings in the world and I only had enough time today to map 150 of them!

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Old 03-16-2013, 12:25 AM   #3
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This sounds like a great idea, it already exists elsewhere for certain areas and I have found it very helpful in route planning. http://caravanistan.com/border-crossings/

Good luck with it Dr. Benny.
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Old 03-16-2013, 06:57 PM   #4
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Old 03-17-2013, 05:37 PM   #5
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This is a fantastic idea!!
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Old 03-17-2013, 10:54 PM   #6
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This sounds like a great idea, it already exists elsewhere for certain areas and I have found it very helpful in route planning. http://caravanistan.com/border-crossings/

Good luck with it Dr. Benny.

ooooooooo, nice site with great information. Thanks for sharing!
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Old 04-19-2013, 12:45 PM   #7
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This is a fantastic idea!!
Hey guys! The site is live!

It would be great if you could take 60 seconds and write up a brief note about a few of your crossings. I know future travelers will thank you for it!

http://www.BorderHelper.com

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Lots of new reviews posted throughout Latin America. http://www.BorderHelper.com

If you're on the road - feel free to leave your own comments!
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Holy smokes, nothing in Europe or Asia...

Have you tried posting about this on the HUBB? I think they'd be able to fill in the borders in that part of the world pretty well.
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Holy smokes, nothing in Europe or Asia...

Have you tried posting about this on the HUBB? I think they'd be able to fill in the borders in that part of the world pretty well.
Good point. I'm working on the function to allow users to add their own waypoints. Currently it pulls from a spreadsheet that I created (it was just easier to get it up and running with this approach).
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Nice work

awesome, I think it will be really useful thanks a lot
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awesome, I think it will be really useful thanks a lot
Thanks amigo! A lot of new content has been added recently. Happy Riding!
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Cool2 What a great idea

I am heading to SA in the fall, I will keep an eye on your site and participate when I can.

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I'm also heading to SA this fall. Will definitely reference this site and add to it when I can
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I'm also heading to SA this fall. Will definitely reference this site and add to it when I can
Hey guys. Hoping you can get some good information from the site! Likewise, future travelers will greatly appreciate any advice you can give as you ride south. Have a great ride!!
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