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haim 10 Jul 2010 21:32

NY to Brasil Sept 2010
 
Hi,

2 riders , 2 bikes , GS 1250 & a Gold Wing ... :-) , planing to leave NY around Sept south to SP / Brasil through TX, Mexico using mainly the Pan America, around 4-6 weeks, no camping (at least as possible)

any suggestions, advices & other with similar plans ?

Haim

larrysimpson 12 Jul 2010 00:23

is that GS 1150 or 1200?
Anyway, how you going into Brasil? I was just down that way and entered from south. You going on Amazon?

Cheers
Larry

haim 12 Jul 2010 01:05

yes, GS1150, haven't decided yet...will see on Panama (collecting the information before) any advice ? will appropriate any suggestions about the route till Panama , ideas ?

Haim

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haim 12 Jul 2010 01:06

given the Gold Wing we might be a bit limited .... :-) :-)

John Downs 12 Jul 2010 08:24

Hi Haim,

I followed a Mexican riding a Goldwing for about a 100 miles in southern Mexico on my way back from Panama recently. It was fun following a local on the twisty rough backroads in Chiapas. He would weave around the potholes and slam on his brakes and crawl over the speedbumps (topes). You guys will have a blast. 4-6 weeks from NY to Sao Paulo, Brazil is possible I suppose. That's a loooooong ride in such a short timespan.

No need to stick to the PanAm. Your bikes are fully capable of riding the fun twisty mountain roads in Latin America.

Best luck,
John Downs

haim 12 Jul 2010 15:09

Thanks , read your blog , nice trip ! , any suggestions , routes from the US/TX to Panama , advices will be appreciate, Haim

haim 15 Jul 2010 15:31

leaving the bikes in Panama
 
any information / advice / experience regarding problems related of leaving the bikes in Panama / Costa Rica for few months and leaving the country?

Haim


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