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Old 10-05-2012, 08:40 AM   #10171
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Great band Kiko! I spent a night dancing to their music in Ajijic a few years back.
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Old 10-05-2012, 12:30 PM   #10172
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Pretty good! What's the story there?
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Old 10-05-2012, 01:06 PM   #10173
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Spent the day riding and sipping ice tea on the Riverwalk with our famous brother

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Old 10-05-2012, 02:25 PM   #10174
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I will be there on Saturday.

I'll be in Los Angeles on that Friday (19th) but get back to San Antonio mid-day.

Will be riding my Triumph (Rocket III) there as well.
Cool. We will look for you.
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Old 10-05-2012, 03:29 PM   #10175
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Great band Kiko! I spent a night dancing to their music in Ajijic a few years back.
Stoner!
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Old 10-05-2012, 05:35 PM   #10176
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Two Border Patrol Agents shot this AM in AZ, One fatal!!!!!!!....... check out article on 'DRUDGE REPORT' for all the latest.........
Statement of FBI Special Agent in Charge James L. Turgal, Jr. regarding the status of the investigation into the October 2, 2012 shooting of two U.S. Border Patrol agents near Naco, AZ

While it is important to emphasize that the FBI’s investigation is actively continuing, there are strong preliminary indications that the death of United States Border Patrol Agent Nicholas J. Ivie and the injury to a second agent was the result of an accidental shooting incident involving only the agents. The FBI is utilizing all necessary investigative, forensic, and analytical resources in the course of this investigation. We thank the United States Customs and Border Protection, United States Border Patrol, and the Cochise County Sheriff’s Office, for the challenging work they do every day and for their ongoing cooperation in this difficult matter. At the appropriate time further information will be provided, but while the investigation continues it would be inappropriate to comment any further at this time.

The FBI extends our deepest sympathy and condolences to the family, friends and co-workers of Nicholas Ivie and to our partners in the United States Border Patrol.
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Old 10-05-2012, 07:22 PM   #10177
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Mexico Insurance

Ok, someone tell me if I HAVE TO HAVE insurance to cross the border. Are they going to ask for insurance verification? Is one company better than another? It seems Sanborns doesnt want to insure against theft.

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Old 10-05-2012, 07:29 PM   #10178
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site:advrider.com mexico insurance

Copy the above and paste into the Google search box.

Read any of the various and frequent threads on Mexico insurance. Your question has been asked ad nauseam and there exists for you a few clicks away all you would ever want/need to know about riding Mexico and buying or not buying insurance and the various nuances to the subject.
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Old 10-05-2012, 07:34 PM   #10179
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Old 10-05-2012, 07:49 PM   #10180
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Old 10-05-2012, 08:00 PM   #10181
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Also see post #2 to this thread, Appendix A for my standard advice on the topic.
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Old 10-05-2012, 09:16 PM   #10182
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Andres and Arte planned out a Rally Ruta Cafe in La Esperanza. Details I have are that it is an off road type rally and all proceeds are going to the local public school in La Esperanza. Schizz and Donny were on the extreme northern edge of what Arte and Andres call "Greenland" last time they were through. La Esperanza is a friendly little village northwest of Veracruz, it is inland from Palma Sola and is smack dab in the middle of the best coffee country in Veracruz, in my opinion. I plan on riding up at least one day with the Mystery Rider and make a donation to the school but I won't be in the actual event. Good riding in the area, you can connect with a fantastic road that goes up from Misantla to Naolinco and you will really, really like that road. Ask Schizz and Donny about that route and the food in Naolinco is great. Andres' family have more than a century of coffee growing history in the area. They really know coffee!

RALLY DE MOTOS, CUATRIMOTOS Y UTV, LOS DIA 12, 13 Y 14 DE OCTUBRE DEL 2012 EN "LA ESPERANZA" EVENTO ORGANIZADO PARA REUNIR FONDOS A FAVOR DE LA ESCUELA PRIMARIA "ENRIQUE C. REBSAMEN", INSCRIPCION $300.00, PREMIO A LOS PRIMEROS LUGARES DE LAS DISTINTAS CATEGORIAS.

RALLY “LA RUTA DEL CAFÉ” 2012

Details here:

http://www.400cc.com.mx/noticias/nt3620.html


OCTUBRE 12, 13 Y 14.

REGLAMENTO DEL RALLY “RUTA DEL CAFÉ” LA ESPERANZA, MPIO. DE JUCHIQUE DE FERRER, VERACRUZ.

T minus 4 !!

Lets get riding! Plan is one leg from Reynosa to La Esperanza (about 900 km).
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Old 10-05-2012, 09:49 PM   #10183
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Old 10-05-2012, 10:11 PM   #10184
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I'm dropping your name, Amigo.
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T minus 4 !!

Lets get riding! Plan is one leg from Reynosa to La Esperanza (about 900 km).
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Old 10-06-2012, 01:22 AM   #10185
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Very clearly and well stated Pedro. I am appropriately chastened and like your idea of a thread in the basement on this as I would be particularly interested in the take that the frequent Mexico riders and riding expats have on this subject. I think that you might admit that content sometimes diverges from your succinct statement of purpose.
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