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Doing Paris to Dakar - need some help

We are arranging a trip from Paris to Dakar in 2010 , going from Paris to Morrocco , Western Sahara , Mauritania to Senegal ...
Are their any visa of Cartal problems ?
We are going on Lambrettas on the new highway so need to know road surface etc.
any help appreciated
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i too would like to do this trip in 2012 2013 is it easy going and what best time of year?
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Lambretta, better to do a search first; it's all much discussed here or on the sub-Saharan Africa forum for Senegal.

Oh, I see the OP in ancient. No surprise it got no replies.
Tenya, yes it's as easy as following a road but summer will be very hot in the Sahara.

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Soz...I am new to this forum and after searching for lambretta ( I have a 1964 125 seies 3 slimstyle) I found your thread.... I have done 250 mile in one day in Ireland on my lambretta...but was wondering about a more adventurous trip ...possibly in Europe or possibly even farther afield....anywhere in particaula I can find info?/
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