triumph scrambler in africa

Discussion in 'Epic Rides' started by denizguide, Feb 12, 2011.

  1. denizguide

    denizguide Adventurer

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    We've started this journey from Bodrum (Turkey) almost 70 days ago.We r in Malawi now.The target is Cape town.
    My wife writing also details of journey in www.denizelifafrica.blogspot.com
    but its turkish.Thats why I m planing to write you some usefull ( I guess)information about our tour.
    I love to give answers also to your quetions .
    Lets start with some photos first ...
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  2. sark

    sark Been here awhile

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    Im very curious.
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  3. motowest

    motowest Two-wheeled Adventurer

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    This is unusual: seeing a Scrambler on a long adventure! More, please...:D
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  4. squonker

    squonker Eat my shorts

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  5. fraser2312

    fraser2312 Been here awhile

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  6. FoothillRyder

    FoothillRyder Tiger Cub

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    gotta love a Scrambler out in the dirt and desert...
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  7. denizguide

    denizguide Adventurer

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    okey, Everything started with 8 people (Tolga-Ece dakar,Erol-Marit transalp,Göksel-Berrin nissan terrano and Deniz-Elif SCRAMBLER) on 25th november 2010.[​IMG]
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  8. denizguide

    denizguide Adventurer

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    Original plan ;One couple (dakar) ,Marit (transalp) and Göksel (nissan) would turn back from Egypt.Erol (transalp) and Berrin (nissan) would be solo after Egypt.
    In Turkey we spent 10 days and did 1493 km.
    _bodrum-dalyan (storonikea on the way ,kaonos ancient city visits
    _dalyan-olympos (beautiful scenic road and a lots of ancient citys on the road like PATARA where saint nicolas born or lived Myra...)
    _çıralı-antalya (etarnal flame ,phaselis visits)
    _antalya-alanya(aspendos city where is the best well-preserved roman theatre in it,side ancient city visits)
    -alanya-silifke(we visited school and talked about our journey with kids,one of the most beautiful scenic road again)[​IMG][​IMG]
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  9. denizguide

    denizguide Adventurer

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    [​IMG]
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  10. denizguide

    denizguide Adventurer

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  11. denizguide

    denizguide Adventurer

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  12. Grouik

    Grouik Bike & Beer

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    :clap great, looking forward to the next episode
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  13. tmotten

    tmotten Lefthand ride Dutchy

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    subscribed. :ear
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  14. IslandMonkey

    IslandMonkey Been here awhile

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    Yeah, me too. :thumb
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  15. Gormley Green

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    Looking forward to reading this one. Please tell me (us) about your luggage setup on the Scrambler!
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  16. denizguide

    denizguide Adventurer

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    [​IMG]
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  17. denizguide

    denizguide Adventurer

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    I think this photos gives you idea,actually its home made and "alpos" panniers.
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  18. denizguide

    denizguide Adventurer

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    alpos panniers

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  19. denizguide

    denizguide Adventurer

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    its look like " metal mule" ha !? :)
    :evil
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  20. SD240z

    SD240z Been here awhile

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    I totally love Scramblers. Sometimes I wish I would have got one instead of the GS. Looking forward to this RR!
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