Cape Town and the Western Cape, South Africa (Pics!)

Discussion in 'Ride Reports - Epic Rides' started by uxc, Jan 24, 2010.

  1. uxc

    uxc adventure nerd

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    Just got back from an insanely awesome trip to the Western Cape. Nothing but awesome roads, perfect weather and great people.

    Cape Town from Table Mountain
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  2. uxc

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    Chapman's Peak
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  3. uxc

    uxc adventure nerd

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    Around the Cape

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  4. GB

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    Are you working for the tourist bureau? :clap Lovely country you have there!

    Wow, awesome pics :thumb

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  5. uxc

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    World Cup 2010 stadium from above
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  6. uxc

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    Up in the mountains, south of Worcester

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  7. uxc

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    I'd gladly take the job ;) But no, I was just taking a break from the nasty cold weather in nyc.
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  10. Paul_B

    Paul_B Been here awhile

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    Beautiful pictures, thanks. Several of those are ADV front page material.
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    R101 pass west of Paarl

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    Bain's Kloof Pass

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  13. uxc

    uxc adventure nerd

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    the last of em... with and w/o bikes

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    enjoy!
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  14. Tomaso

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    Outstanding photos! You have a really good eye.

    How far from Capetown are you riding, and in what direction?

    Btw, NYC weather is going to get lousy and cold again in a day or two, so your not missing anything here. Wish I was there.
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  15. uxc

    uxc adventure nerd

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    Unfortunately, I'm back home already. It was a short, 2-week trip, so I did day trips out of Llandudno and the cottage we were staying at in the mountains south of Worcester.
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  16. funhouse

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    .....a good photo study of SA......even managed three pix without your GS!...not that I'm not interested in as many GS pix as possible:evil
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  17. amay450

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    wonderful pics, been there this summer(their winter) it was simply fantastic.
    where did you hire the bike?
    no bike for me, with the family, but lots of parks and nature all the same.
    we never wanted to live

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  18. plumber mike

    plumber mike Highdive Deepened

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    You can somehow make the NY/NJ area look good, so needless to say these are great pics. I hope you had a great time.

    How would you compare the 800 to your Xcountry?
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  19. Matt

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    Great stuff.

    What camera were you using, I'm about to upgrade my ageing 5mp Sony.

    Cheers,

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  20. wildehond

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    I live in the Western Cape and I did not even know there were such beautiful places... No, just joking. You photography brings out what I always try to tell people why I travel by motorcycle. But they can never understand.

    Thanks for showing our great country to the world! :thumb
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