Europe/United Kingdom ride

Discussion in 'EMEA' started by Travelfree, Dec 30, 2016.

  1. Travelfree

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    I am planning a trip to europe and the united kingdow starting the end of march/april time frame. I am shipping my bike from california to bremerhaven germany thru schumacher shipping. Does anyone know of a good.company.that provides green card insurance for those areas.
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  2. Mark Manley

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    I believe these people can help with green card insurance.
    http://motosapiens.org/motocamp/
    Beware of shipping to Bremerhaven, I have seen posts both here and on http://www.horizonsunlimited.com/hubb/ from people who have shipped their non-EU vehicles there and have been required to pay a substantial bond. It seems the Germans have no concept of temporary importation, to my knowledge this is the only place in Europe this happens, here is the only thread I can find relating to this but there are more.
    http://advrider.com/index.php?threa...stered-bike-after-shipping-to-germany.774109/
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  3. Travelfree

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    Thanks i will look into it
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  4. Travelfree

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    Thanks for the heads up. Do you have any suggestions for companies that ship to Europe or the U.K.
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  6. Travelfree

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    Thanks i will give them a call but found another...that will ship to belgium with only a small destination fee..thanks for the heads up on germany. This company confirmed the large.fee in germany
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  8. ktompkins

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    I used Lobagola, Dooby, last summer and will be purchasing again for this years trip. Great service and very knowledgable!
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  9. Constantinos

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    Another vote for Lobagola, Dooby. Used them last year. Smooth
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  10. ewbutler

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    This will be my third year with Dooby at Lobagola. All questions answered promptly, 24 hour service and reasonable prices. A pleasure to do business with.
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  11. Travelfree

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    I just looked at lobagola web site. It looks good however how did you get 24 hour service? It looks like information has to be emailed in then a hard copy document is mailed out.
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  12. rockydog

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    i think they mean that within 24 hours after receiving docs and payment they will mail your hard copy
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