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Old 14 Dec 2014
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Plan changed as follows:

Start / Finish: Sweden to Thailand
User: Channey
Rout: Estonia, Latvia, Lithuania, Belarus, Russia, Georgia, Armenia, Iran, Pakistan, India, Myanmar, Thailand, Laos, Cambodia, Vietnam.
Main Dates: Start August 2015
Vehicle: BMW F800GS
Notes: We are a group of 2 or 3 riders wishing to form a group to share cost to enter Myanmar in October 2015.

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Just seen this on Real Russia

Following the presidental order, as of 10th December 2014 all applicants over 12 years of age applying for their Russian visas in the UK, Denmark, Myanmar and Namibia are required to provide their biometric data at the time of having their visa documents submitted for processing at the consulate. Whilst we can still support, advise and assist you with preparing and completing all your paperwork, lodge your visa application pack to the Russian consulate on your behalf and pay for it, you will have to visit the Russian Visa Application Centre in person in order to give your fingerprints.
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Now confirmed dates

Start / Finish: Irkutsk (Russia) to Bishkek (Kyrgyzstan) (shipping bikes with ADV Factory)
User: Wildman & Modman, UK
Rout: Northern route through Mongolia into the Altai, down through Kazakhstan to Kyrgyzstan and if there's time, Tajikistan to ride the Pamir Highway/Bartang Valley before heading back up to Bishkek
Main Dates: leave Irkutsk 12 July, arrive Bishkek 31 July 2015
Vehicle: G650X-Country & F800GS
Notes: Modman and I met up to ride Iceland in 2013 (http://www.horizonsunlimited.com/hub...dic-saga-71950) Anyone wanting to join in, drop one of us a line.
Paul "Every county of England, every country of Europe and every (part of every inhabited) continent of the Earth" 94% done! What's left? Central America, East, Central and West Africa, Australia & New Zealand
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Start / Finish: start : Mongolia and finish: Laos
User: christian & mireille
Main Dates: September or October 2015
Vehicle:sidecar URAL
Notes:we are 1 French couple with 1 sidecar and we want to meet other bikers and 4x4 to share the crossing of China
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Start / Finish:Ireland-Mongolia-Ireland solo
User: ROO141
Rout:europe-France, Switzerland,Italy,Austria,Romania,Bulgaria,Turkey, Azerbaijan, Georgia, Iran, Stans, Mongolia, back through russia into Latvia, Poland, Germany, France, Ireland or otherwise ship back from mongolia or vladivostock
Main Dates: 1st May onwards possibly earlier
Notes:looking to meet people along the way on motorbikes or car, wether it be travelling for a few days or weeks all very welcome
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Start England finish Thailand
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Route -not finalised but looking at via Russia then a organised 25 day tour through China into Laos, once in Thailand to base myself in Chaing Mai and explore Laos ,Vietnham, Cambodia, Malaysia and Burma at length.
Vehicle- KTM 1190 Adventure ( very Orange)
Main dates -as late as I can leave and do the trip in 2015 until March 2016
Notes- on my own would appreciate ideas as how best to do it.Happy to meet others.
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Start / Finish: Hungary-Russia-Siberia-Hungary
User: TuruczTibor male 48
Rout: Hungary-Serbia-Bulgaria-Turkey-Georgia-Russia-Kazakhstan-Uzbegistan-Tajikistan-Kirgizistan-Kazakhstan-Russia-Mongolia-Russia (Magadan)-Belorus-Poland-Slovakia-Hungary
Main Dates: Depart 10th of May, Kazak, Uzbeg, Kirgiz, in June, Mongolia mid July, Siberia begining of August, Back to Hungary 10-15th of September)
Vehicle: F650GS Dakar 2004
Notes: Ready to meet up with bikers on the way. E-mail: rentcotel@tolna.net

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Start / Finish: Germany to Southeast Asia
User: Thomas_HH
Rout: Germany-Russia-Mongolia-Russia-Kazakhstan-Kyrgyzstan-Tajikistan-Kyrgyzstan*-China-Lao-Thailand-and then we'll see what's next
Main Dates: Start in April, Mongolia May/June, CentralAsia July to September, China October if not first heading to Pakistan, Northern India and Nepal
Vehicle: Mitsubshi L300 4WD, Petrol
Notes: German couple with some overland travel experience looks for nice travel mates particularly for China to share costs, but also for all other countries some company is always highly appreciated!!!
* alternative Route: kyrgyzstan-China-Pakistan-Northern India-Nepal-China-Lao
depends on the costs.
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WOW this thread has got bigger than I expected, we are up to 60 routes now!!!!


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i have some plans for this summer
Start / Finish: The Netherlands / The Netherlands
User: Diekooi
Rout: Europe-Turkey-Azerbejan-Georgia-Russia-Kazakhstan-Turkmeniestan-oezbekistan-Tajikistan-Kyrgyzstan-kazachstan-Russia-Mongalia-Russia-Europe.
Main Dates: 17-7 / 16-8
Vehicle: Honda XRV 750
Notes: figuring out visas. and satellite communication. and open for everything. my first trip was to Austria and Italy. and in Istanbul I turned around to get home in time. so my planning isn't very good.
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Start / Finish: France-France
User: monnomania
Route: Paris-Belgium-Germany-Austria-italy-Balkans-Greece-Turkey-Azerbejan-Georgia-Russia-Kazakstan-Uzbekistan-Tajikistan-Kyrgyzstan-Kazakhstan-Russia-Mongolia-Russia-Europe (Finland, Sweden, Norway-Denmark-Paris).
Main Dates: Depart Mid-May
Vehicle: 2001 Mercedes Benz Sprinter, Westfalia James Cook, Iglhaut 4x4
Notes: Canadian/France couple, English, French and Spanish able. Feel free to contact us through our blog. We are not in a hurry, taking the long route.
Links: www.bipbipamericas.blogspot.com
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Start / Finish: UK / Australia > RTW
User: dazcarts (Daren)
Rout: UK -> France > Germany > Poland>Romania > Bulgaria > Turkey > Georgia > Azerbaijan > Kazakhstan > Uzbekistan > Russia > Mongolia > South Korea > Aus > (onto NZ and USA)
Main Dates: 22 March 2015 - > for 5 Years?
Vehicle: BMW 1200 GSA
Notes: This is a very flexible route as I have no time scale to complete the trip so happy to meet other travellers along the way
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Hi David,
Thinking about same for travelling,from May 2015 to Nov 2015
Pl. let me know how it will work,

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Start / Finish: UK / India
User: Dave Nunns
Route: UK, Western Europe, Dalmatian Coast, Turkey, Iran, Pakistan, Indian Himalayas
Main Dates: Depart Manchester April 20th 2015. Aim to reach India by May 23rd to meet family. Himalayan loop 2 weeks to end around June 20th.
Vehicle: BMW f800gs
Notes: Currently juggling visa applications. Interested to hear from people with experience of Iran and Pakistan, also travellers (UK / USA / Canadians) interested in sharing guide costs for Iran (early May)
Links: Here's a rough route outline https://www.google.com/maps/d/viewer...k.k37wvZE_vmO4
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