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Old 20 Oct 2012
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Cool Kurdistan on Motorcycle

Hello All,

A friend and I are planning to go from Iran through Kurdistan to Turkey on our F650s. I have a few questions that if anyone has up-to-date information it would be sweet:

1. Is the border with Turkey open?
2. Can we take bikes in easily?
3. Has anyone been and can give other advice?

Thanks guys,
K
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Hı!

we are just there at the moment, ın Van

1. yes, ıt's open
2. yes, no problem
3. people are great there! Hospıtalıtz ıs just awesome!!!

We are on f 650 gs, as well

But ıt wıll get verz cold, so better hurry up!


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Yeah I know. It's bloody cold everywhere. I just wish you could have those heated handgrips on the seat!

One more thing - did you need to worry about an Iraqi visa at all?

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Sorry, one more thing as well - which Turkish border are you thinking of crossing?
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