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Post Riding through Peru, Bolivia and Argentina

Hi folks

My plan is to ride from Peru through Bolivia into Argentina in the next monthes, i wish to do it on an (at least) 400cc Enduro (any brand)
After reading the HUBB i see that Chile is the most recommended place to buy a bike and get it registered. Unfortunately i can't find much info about Peru and Bolivia!
As i will fly in to Lima mid of October 2010 i would aprechiate to get some hints about:

-Buying and register a bike in Lima as European with Tourist Visa
-Crossing the boarder from Peru to Bolivia

If i can't get a bike in Peru i consider to get one in La Paz (Bolivia) and cross the boarder into Argentina.

Anybody has contacts, local dealers or fellow motorcycle travelers in these aerias?
Anybody knows about buying bikes (local or from foreign travelers) and taking them out of the country? (Peru & Bolivia)

Many thanks, saludos
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Zopilote,please do a search....all info is there.

This questions are allways asked,do a propper search and you will see lots of info is here available.
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Hi PocketHead, thanks for writing!! Your bike looks like what i would need, so i definitely would like to check it out! How long are you staying in Sucre for?
I'll fly to Lima in about 10days and could manage somehow to get to Bolivia soon..
Please let me know on juckand@hotmail.com
Cheers mate
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In Chile

Zopilote,

I am shipping my bike to Santiago tomorrow and follow it on the 18th, will be around for about 6 months working/riding. Drop me a line before you come to Santiago I have an apartment there you are welcome to overnight. Maybe get a ride in.

Cheers - Martyn
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Thanks for your offer Martynho, i very much aprechiate it! I hope to be on the road soon, starting in Bolivia and most likely cruizing by in Santiago somewhen
Entonces hablamos..
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