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Old 02-03-2012, 05:24 AM   #6391
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Great ride report! Esther is a beautiful girl. You failed to mention that you made the trip with a celebrity. I never knew Glen Beck was into motorcycles!

He seems to end up on a lot of Trice's rides for some reason.

Maybe its a book signing tour or something....






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Old 02-03-2012, 02:10 PM   #6392
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Great song !!

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Old 02-03-2012, 05:57 PM   #6393
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Left Cuetzalan early and arrived Bernal in the middle of the afternoon.

Believe it or not, my favorite Italian dinner of all time in Bernal (Pueblo Magico) by a chef from Florence.

Life does not get any better than this.

I have the "Library Room" in a private home in Bernal, books everywhere and a fountain and bougainvillea in the courtyard.
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Old 02-03-2012, 06:28 PM   #6394
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Two Old Guys Lost in Chihuahua

Met up with Olegeezer in Prisidio and we booked down to Chi following a Pentecostal missionary preacher wearing colors and riding an old shovel head Harley. He let us stay on the floor in his little church and we did a bit of prayin' and trestifyin' and generally had a good time, for a night without beer. Then met up with Tury who not only helped us plan a great route through the Copper Canyon but got a motorcycle mechanic to make a house call and diagnose a persistent carb problem that two of my ham-fisted rebuilds did not solve. He pulled the carb apart right there in the street, showed me two parts I should replace when I get home, and pretty much made the bike respond like it used to. Arturo was a most gracious host, showing off his stable of road and dualsport bikes, and helping us with maps and money exchange. The Geezer and I are now in Arturo's recommended Hotel Maria Dolores and ready for some cervesa!
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Old 02-03-2012, 06:48 PM   #6395
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I don't know either of you guys but I wish I was riding with you. Sounds like a most interesting trip..


.[QUOTE=Old-n-slo;17905074]Met up with Olegeezer in Prisidio and we booked down to Chi following a Pentecostal missionary preacher wearing colors and riding an old shovel head Harley. He let us stay on the floor in his little church and we did a bit of prayin' and trestifyin' and generally had a good time, for a night without beer. Then met up with Tury who not only helped us plan a great route through the Copper Canyon but got a motorcycle mechanic to make a house call and diagnose a persistent carb problem that two of my ham-fisted rebuilds did not solve. He pulled the carb apart right there in the street, showed me two parts I should replace when I get home, and pretty much made the bike respond like it used to. Arturo was a most gracious host, showing off his stable of road and dualsport bikes, and helping us with maps and money exchange. The Geezer and I are now in Arturo's recommended Hotel Maria Dolores and ready for some cervesa!
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Old 02-03-2012, 07:38 PM   #6396
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Every time I click on this thread and read, the want to ride to Mexico becomes more of a need. I don't want to be the average Joe who adds this to his "bucket list". I want to do it. I'm 25 with no prominent aspirations besides riding an unknown land to me.

That's not the worst thing in the world is it?
You already know the answer.
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Old 02-03-2012, 07:42 PM   #6397
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Here's how you know you're livin' life.

Find the eqiuivalent of the best mescal in the world, find a new best band (Ry Cooder), and in God's place (Bernal)

Bernal is off the radar

Peublo Magico!
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Old 02-03-2012, 07:43 PM   #6398
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You already know the answer.
Schizzman knows the answer!

Tricepilot knows the answer!

We can all tell you. You're young- do it while you can...
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Old 02-03-2012, 08:45 PM   #6399
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Tricepilot, now you tell us!!! I was on Hwy 120 from San Juan Del Rio to Jalpan de serra, bout a month ago, I was just a few miles from Bernal...

I guess I'l just have to go back!!!!

Sounds like you all are having a great trip.....
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Old 02-03-2012, 08:50 PM   #6400
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Schizzman knows the answer!

Tricepilot knows the answer!

We can all tell you. You're young- do it while you can...
+10 Amen brother.... go now!!!
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Old 02-03-2012, 09:50 PM   #6401
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Here's how you know you're livin' life.

Find the eqiuivalent of the best mescal in the world, find a new best band (Ry Cooder), and in God's place (Bernal)

Bernal is off the radar

Peublo Magico!
My Sister lives at Queretaro and there are several places around Bernal that I did not knew before and she told me one day, that I did shock my head saying Damn it! how I missed that men!!
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Old 02-04-2012, 06:26 AM   #6402
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Tricepilot, now you tell us!!! I was on Hwy 120 from San Juan Del Rio to Jalpan de serra, bout a month ago, I was just a few miles from Bernal...

I guess I'l just have to go back!!!!
Get out a map and check out the quick jump from 120 to Bernal, and how close Bernal is to 57. Bernal is only 1.5 hours from San Miguel de Allende - OR - connect with 57 to DF - OR - Arco Norte.
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Old 02-04-2012, 07:20 AM   #6403
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Peña de Bernal
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Old 02-04-2012, 07:23 AM   #6404
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Pena Bernal from mi prima's deck.

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Old 02-04-2012, 07:26 AM   #6405
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I can't believe you guys are still down there. I'm almost ready to go back.
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