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Old 21 Jan 2011
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Anyone travelling into Mauritania Mon 24 or Tue 25 Jan?

Nick and I are travelling through to Mauritania on Mon 24 Jan or Tue 25 Jan.

Would anyone like to drive through to Nouadhibou in convoy?

We are driving a cherry red Toyota Hilux H78 RNY no 124 Budapest to Bamako rally on the sides.

Today Fri 21 Jan Nick and I are staying at the Hotel Golden Tuliip Farah in
Rabat: +212 5 37 23 74 00/01 Room 239.

Sat 22 Jan Agadir staying at the Ibis Hotel.

Sun 23 Jan Ad Dakhla

Mon 24 Jan at Guergourat

Nick can be contacted on UK mobile no: 0044 7961 033 064

Hope to hear from you.

Fergus
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We are two on a motorbike, traveling south from Essaouira tomorrow, and we might be entering Mouritania on the same day as you, inshallah.
If you meet us on the road stop if you see us, or try to call me on a morocan number:
0622038526

Safe trip...

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Get to the Mauri border early and be prepared for a long day. It took me 10 hours yesterday to go through. Good luck!
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Mauritanian border by Mon or Tue...

Barothi and Davor,Many thanks for your replies.Davor we have your number and will call you when we get further south.Barothi could you update us on how the road and the conditions are on the next leg after the border.Stay safe on the road.ThanksFerg & Nick
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Except for a few potholes, a herd of goats walking out in front of me and some suicide camels, I could keep a steady 120kph all the way from NDB to NKT, the roads are great. Watch out where there are river crossings. I am camping just before NKT, there is a red sign on the right hand side saying camping, etc.
18°13`7"N, 16°2`10"W
2k oug in own tent, 4k oug in their tent or there are cabins as well. Very happy with the place but the toilets could be nicer. My phone doesnt work here but you will see my Suzuki with an IRL sticker on the back.
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will be on the border tomorrow, yellow truck, grey toyota
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