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A Mini (Baikal) Adventure

It was July 15th and while Dan waited for delivery of the replacement part for his motorcycle, Ed was keen to make use of the time to explore further. First he needed to head north back into Russia and then … Continue reading

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The reunion

Having made it to Bulgaria and with Turkey now just a stone’s throw for Ed the last two remaining hurdles for him were to wait patiently for the arrival of his carnet from the UK and deal with the massive … Continue reading

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Hot on Dan’s heels

The topography of the land flattened and the appearance of the people had already started to change as Ed approached the border. Hungarian H-plates crowded in from seemingly nowhere and then the main road ended and through the deserted border and into the quiet, leafy Hungary Ed went. … Continue reading

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The chase begins

Bike packed. Ferry not booked (in case he misses that one too). Ed sets off for Dover for the third time. The first departure has been discussed already with an aborted trip to Germany. The second time has not because it … Continue reading

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Still no Ed?

What happened during the last three weeks of April will continue to baffle experts in motorcycle dynamics for years to come. Having completed the build of the machine to overlander spec it then became apparent that the bike now vibrated … Continue reading

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