Travel Through Georgia on a Harley-Davidson

By Peter & Kay Forwood

Georgia on a Harley (16/5/99 - 17/5/99)
Distance 263 km (142239 km to 142502 km)

This is part of the fifth section of our around the world trip.
Complete Trip Overview & Map

Coming from Azerbaijan or read our previous visit to Georgia
 

16/5/99 Back over the border into Georgia near Qazax, again no problems and with a short stop in Tblisi to collect spares, headed out along the Georgian Military Highway towards Russia. The new belt and sprocket took 9 days to arrive from Australia, customs wanted their share but released the goods without charge as they were parts for a travelling motorcycle and would be leaving the country. It amazed me that all this could be arranged on a Sunday and within 30 minutes of locating the goods.

17/5/99 The Georgian Military Highway deteriorates into a series of muddy puddles and collapsing tunnels as it nears the Krestovy Pass, snow lies along the roadside and trucks gouge larger pot holes.

At the top of the Caucasus mountains heading into Russia

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