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Question Bike shops in Cuzco

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I should be in Cuzco in a couple of days. Any one know of decent bike shops in town? Any help greatly appreciated!

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Isn't the Norton Rat bar in Cuzco? That guy out to be able to point you in the right direction.
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I should be in Cuzco in a couple of days. Any one know of decent bike shops in town? Any help greatly appreciated!

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Just speak to Jeff at Norton's, he'll sort you out. For accommodation, go to the Casa Grande just round the corner. Big courtyard, secure and very friendly staff.
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Talking Hello Del

Just been reading Brennans thread on AdvRider and he raves about the boys at a place called
CHAMORRO HONDA MOTORS I don,t know the address you,ll just have to ask!but he sounds ideal for Africa twin repairs
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Thumbs up Thanks Fellas!

Thanks for the help all. Am staying at the Casa Grande(its the place in the photo in the AMH!) And Albert you were right about Trujillo, not impressed! And Cami, please, mind your language!! I did invite you to join me remember!!
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