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Old 13 Feb 2014
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Hi from Connemara, Ireland

New to the site, and being honest to adventure motorbike rides

I live on the west coast of Ireland, done an Iron Butt, solo ride to Spain and now decided that, hey, I'm 50, it's time to see the world. So decided to head off to Mongolia next year.

Have a few questions about my madness and route but will get to those in time


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Hey TC,

Roynie and I are from Clare. Similar sort of age group (allowing for a bit of a gap between Roynie and me) and - get this - we are also off to Mongolia next year! Well, China actually. But our route does take us through Mongolia. We've done a fair amount of traveling in the US and Europe, but this level of 'adventure motorcycling' is also new to us. Would be happy to swap notes.

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Wow that is some trip, will have to keep an eye on you blog

I update http://www.ulaan2015.com my ride is for Temple Street Children's hospital

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Welcome to the site thecivvie.

Why not consider coming along to the the Horizons Unlimited Ireland meeting in Enniskillen on weekend of 19/21 July. Details on the events page. You will meet lots of like minded people and will pick up lots of information and friendly advise for your trip. Careful though, I can guarantee that you will leave the weekend with seriously itchy feet!!!

Look forward to seeing you there?
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I will do, will put it into my diary and try and organise to be off work. I already have itchy feet lol

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Been searching and a lot of my questions have been answered here and one I had not even thought about.

I am taking a ST1100 so will be mainly Tarmac

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