Miscellaneous
September 20, 2002 GMT
David Bailey's got nothing to fear

Well, there's clearly more to this photography lark than we thought, but we're starting to get the hang of Adrian's digital camera after some disappointing initial results.

Regardless, we thought we'd post a few snaps for your obvious pleasure and delight.

Not sure when we'll post next as the availability of internet cafes in the east ot turkey may become sparse, so until the next instalment...

Adrian demonstrating this year's vagrant Bedouin look in Transylvania
Adrian, Transylvania

Sean hamming it up as per usual at Vlad's pad in Transylvania
Sean Transylvania

Have I gone deaf, or have the intercoms packed up again?
Sean On Bike

Adrian's natural beauty overshadows the world famous Blue Mosque in Istanbul
Adrian, Blue Mosque

Cappadocia is beautiful, this just can't do it justice
Goreme View

Adrian at the dooway of an Iconoclastic church and discovers a quotation for repairs from P.Cotes building
Adrian Goreme Church Door

Posted by Sean Kelly at 11:06 AM GMT
September 24, 2002 GMT
Rate of attrition

Adrians Bike in Bits

Well, what's gone wrong so far, not much actually...

1. Broken wire/connection on Adrian's intercom - still not fixed properly
2. Oil mist collecting in air boxes leaking out of carb inlets after prolonged high-speed running- they all do this sir
3. One fuse blown in torrential rain - replaced
4. Burned hole in arm of Aerostich jacket with exhaust pipe - patched using sleeping mat repair kit
5. Adrian's centre stand leaning increasingly to starboard
6. One temporary misfire attributed to dodgy fuel.
7. One watch strap broken and consequently one watch gone AWOL.
8. One of a pair of twin horns fried after too much use in Ankarra

Posted by Sean Kelly at 12:23 PM GMT
November 23, 2002 GMT
The route

We've had a couple of requests for details of our route so far, so here is the latest list of major and minor towns along the way (spellings are, as always, negotiable) ....

England
Foston
M1/M25/M20
Dover
Belgium
Ostend
Bruxelles
Germany
Aachen
Koblenz
Frankfurt
Wurzburg
Nurnberg
Regensburg
Hungary
Passau
Linz
Wien
Tatabanya
Budapest
Debrecen
Romania
Oradea
Cluj Napoca
Sebes
Fagoras
Sighisoria
Brasov
Bucharest
Giorgiou
Bulgaria
Ruse
Stara Zagora
Svilengrad
Turkey
Istanbul
Ankara
Goereme
Kaiseri
Montaya
Nemrut Nagi
Bingol
Dogubayazit
Iran
Tabriz
Zanjan
Takistan
Hamedan
Esfahan
Persepolis (Shiraz)
Yazd
Bam
Pakistan
Taftan
Dalbandin
Quetta
Loralai
Khoshab
Islamabad
Gilgit
Karimabad
Gilgit
Chilas
Besham
Islamabad
Lahore
India
Amritsar
McCleod Ganj
Mandie
Shimla
Delhi
Rewari
Jhunjhunu
Bikaner
Jaisalmer
Jodhpur
Ajmer
Pushkar
Darsau
Ranthambore
Agra
Kanpur
Varanasi
Gorakhpur
Nepal
Chitwan
Kathmandu
Thailand
Bangkok
Ko Chiang
Cambodia
Sianoukville
Phnom Penh
Siem Reap
Phnom Penh
Vietnam
Saigon (failed to get in!)
Cambodia
Phnom Penh
Thailand
Chiang Mai
Bangkok
Krabi
Malaysia
Penang
Kuala Lumpur
Melaka
Singapore
Australia
Darwin
Alice Springs
Adelaide
Melbourne
Sydney
Byron Bay
Sydney

Posted by Sean Kelly at 11:52 AM GMT
 

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