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[QUOTE]Originally posted by preston:
I live in San Angel, Texas. I am going
Cool, I live in Odessa, Texas, I pushed my leave date back to Jan 03 . It seems a lot of riders are going south in the month of Jan,Anyone crossing at Presidio,
E mail me and let me no the plans, I like to travel on the cheap side.
I am planning a flexible trip south from Cancun to Costa Rica and would really like to link up with some folks (I'm taking the Yucatan Express ferry from Tampa in Mid-late Dec.). I'm a good mechanic on a KLR 650, traveling cheap.
I'm pretty flexible, but finding hard to keep track of all you that are doing similar trips. It would be great if some would reply/email so we can get a more detailed dialoge going.
Wow, quite a few headed south this winter. I'll be leaving Washington, D.C. early January and probably make Mexico mid January. No itinerary but southern Mexico(Oaxca y Chiapas) is point of interest. Probably no further than Panama as I'll be on a streetbike(SV650). Would be great to join others for any part of the trip.
The place in Puerto Ariste is "Jose's Cabins and Cabinas". I will be there for a few days prior to the first of Febuary. A friend stayed there two years ago on his trip and highly recommends it. He says Jose is the best chef in Mexico.
Originally posted by pifa: <BLOCKQUOTE><font size="1" face="">quote:</font><HR><font face="" size="2">Originally posted by kcfire: The place in Puerto Ariste is "Jose's Cabins and Cabinas". I will be there for a few days prior to the first of Febuary. A friend stayed there two years ago on his trip and highly recommends it. He says Jose is the best chef in Mexico.
I should be in the neighbourhood in early february. Hope to catch with you for a cerveza !! Just let me know where puerto ariste is? Leaving minneapolis around the 20th january.
Just checking in. Is everyone still going to meet their proposed kick off date? Mine is so far, so good. I have an electrical problem with my bike. As soon as it is solved, I'll be good to go. As of now, I leave Kansas City Jan 15th.
We're leaving mid February but this year we are taking the ferry out of Tampa. We rode out of Wisconsin the last two Januarys and have gone through Mexico, Guatemala, and Belize. This year we are trying the ferry to Progresso and then to Belize, Guatemala, El Salvador, and Honduras. We'd love to meet up with some riders somewhere along the way. Let me know if you are going to be in the area.
I should be on the road no later than the 22th of this month. KC Fire, i should be around puerto ariste early february, see you there. For others i'll be in copper canyons around 27/28th this month. I'll be staying 10 days in Nicaragua.... Otherwise no major plan i'll see who's on the road and go where....
Good ride everybody.
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