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March 11, 2008 GMT - 11th March 2008 – Mostar, Bosnia and Herzegovina
We are now in Mostar and finally the realisation we are getting somewhere hit's us. It's been solid adventure and delays for the last few days....

March 03, 2008 GMT - 23rd Feb to 3rd March 2008 - Slovenia and beyond,
Slovenia - in the north, very "Sound of Music" , only with snow........ and no nuns. At picturesque Lake Bohinj (yet another mountain pass to get there - I'm a bit mountain-pass'd out now) we got more strange looks off...

February 22, 2008 GMT - 22nd Feb 2008 – Out of Morocco and to Udine in Italy


January 29, 2008 GMT - 29 January 2008: Erg Chebbi Sand Dunes, Merzouga
Between Errachidia and Merzouga, the first 'ooh aah' moment of the day was seeing the Oasis du Ziz, a splendidly green valley in what was now becoming almost featureless desert....

January 27, 2008 GMT - 27 January 2008: Morocco - Chefchaouen to Azrou
What a day. Riding the Rif was rumoured to be fraught with possible incidents. Well we're obviously lucky cos it was awesome. The roads, the scenery, the ride. All worth the irritations, and there were some. We (I) took the...

January 25, 2008 GMT - 25th Jan 2008 - Ceuta to Chefchaouen (Morocco!!)
After spending an exteremly unrestful night in Ceuta (dont care how cheap the hostel is- make sure it is not on the local cruisers route- fookin ambient house music), we finally made it into Morocco. For the most part Spain...

January 21, 2008 GMT - Jan 21st 2008 - Huescar to Alhaurin
Monday January sometime, Iīm having a great time winding Kirsten up- everytime she askes me what time it is? I say "January". Itīs classic. Anyways we are here in Alhaurin el Grande after a weeks enforced stoppage after Kirstīs wheel...

January 13, 2008 GMT - 11th to 13th Jan 2008 - Castilla La Mancha to Granada
11th Jan We are off, thank you Castilla- La Mancha, and the hospitable Hostel Vina, but we have to go, heading to Huescar and Pete from "maximumbikes". A steady 50 mph sussing Kirstīs temporarily repaired rear wheel and slowly the...

January 11, 2008 GMT - Day 9 (but it is in Spain so time as a concept is not formally recognised)
All we have ever wanted is for people to do what is asked of them....

January 02, 2008 GMT - 2nd Jan 2008 - The first week on (or indeed not) the road
Day 1 The setting off was liable to be somewhat chaotic with lots turning up to see us off (make sure we went more like). Trip down with Raymondo in the van was just nice to chill out. Dragged bikes...

 


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