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Forum: Ride reports 03-08-2014, 02:32 PM
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Posted By romafras
Thanks. We loved your country. Great people. We...

Thanks. We loved your country. Great people. We will be back.
Forum: Ride reports 03-08-2014, 02:31 PM
Replies: 154
Views: 22,808
Posted By romafras
Very soon other information and pictures.

Very soon other information and pictures.
Forum: Ride reports 03-08-2014, 02:23 PM
Replies: 154
Views: 22,808
Posted By romafras
A dream come true. PATAGONIA.

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As described by the book of Bruce Chatwin “PATAGONIA”, the name Patagonia comes from the nicknames given by Magellan’s...
Forum: Pics, pics, pics... 03-04-2014, 10:26 AM
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Posted By romafras
Bolivia 16000 feet

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Forum: Pics, pics, pics... 03-04-2014, 10:09 AM
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Views: 402,062
Posted By romafras
Salar de Uyuni, Bolivia.

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Forum: Ride reports 02-28-2014, 12:19 PM
Replies: 154
Views: 22,808
Posted By romafras
Still heading South

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Forum: Ride reports 02-22-2014, 03:56 PM
Replies: 138
Views: 11,909
Posted By romafras
Here my experience with a dentist in Mexico.

Just want to share my experience with a Mexican dentist. The dentist part starts at 43 seconds of the video. Enjoy.

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Forum: Ride reports 02-22-2014, 03:45 PM
Replies: 604
Views: 76,878
Posted By romafras
Amazing pictures. Way to go :clap:clap:clap

Good to hear from you guys. Make sure you keep going north on Ruta 40 until you reach Perito Moreno. From there take # 45 direction Rio Ibanez. You will ride next to "Lago Buenos Aires". There is a...
Forum: Ride reports 02-22-2014, 03:36 PM
Replies: 154
Views: 22,808
Posted By romafras
Hello Sara. Good to hear from you guys. Make sure...

Hello Sara. Good to hear from you guys. Make sure you keep going north on Ruta 40 until you reach Perito Moreno. From there take # 45 direction Rio Ibanez. You will ride next to "Lago Buenos Aires"....
Forum: Ride reports 02-22-2014, 08:12 AM
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Views: 1,359,694
Posted By romafras
Loved your video.

Loved your video.
Forum: Ride reports 02-22-2014, 07:58 AM
Replies: 154
Views: 22,808
Posted By romafras
Different planet for sure. In a good sense that...

Different planet for sure. In a good sense that is. Just a few small problems in Colombia. All the rest was magical. We loved South America. From Colombia to Argentina. Wonderful people.
Forum: Ride reports 02-22-2014, 07:55 AM
Replies: 154
Views: 22,808
Posted By romafras
Something Magical. After what you have done you...

Something Magical. After what you have done you can't skip it. Let's keep in Contact. Africa is next for us.
Forum: Ride reports 02-18-2014, 10:16 PM
Replies: 154
Views: 22,808
Posted By romafras
Ruta 40 and Carretera Austral

Ruta 40. Argentina
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This Segment of our trip looks like it...
Forum: Ride reports 02-08-2014, 09:27 PM
Replies: 154
Views: 22,808
Posted By romafras
Thanks for you comment. Still more to come.

Thanks for you comment. Still more to come.
Forum: Ride reports 02-05-2014, 02:21 PM
Replies: 154
Views: 22,808
Posted By romafras
Here we go again

Having taking care of all customs related issues, we leave La Serena (Chile) heading toward Argentina. Again we choose to go to Argentina via the most remote route available. According to locals and...
Forum: Ride reports 02-05-2014, 02:04 PM
Replies: 154
Views: 22,808
Posted By romafras
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Forum: Ride reports 01-19-2014, 07:59 PM
Replies: 604
Views: 76,878
Posted By romafras
Great meeting you in El Calafate. Keep us posted...

Great meeting you in El Calafate. Keep us posted on your progress.
Cheers.
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Forum: Ride reports 01-06-2014, 11:30 AM
Replies: 154
Views: 22,808
Posted By romafras
Happy new year to you as well. We will try to see...

Happy new year to you as well. We will try to see part of the Dakar. Once on a life chance to do it. What about you ? what are your plans. ???
Forum: Ride reports 01-02-2014, 02:35 PM
Replies: 154
Views: 22,808
Posted By romafras
Cry For about 160 km we will cross the Salar with an...

For about 160 km we will cross the Salar with an absolute freedom. First paired and close to one another, then separate to the point to discern only a dark dot in the distance. We reach the Isla de...
Forum: Ride reports 01-01-2014, 02:40 PM
Replies: 604
Views: 76,878
Posted By romafras
Not far behind.

Hi Guys, I am on a round the world trip started in Italy in 2011. I am in Chile as well. La Serena to be precise. My plans are to reach Usuaia and then Buenos Aires to ship my bike to South Africa....
Forum: Ride reports 01-01-2014, 02:07 PM
Replies: 154
Views: 22,808
Posted By romafras
A different Bolivia

It is time for us to see a different Bolivia. We depart from an anonymous Capital city of LaPaz,

enclosed in a basin between huge mountain ranges . We ride south-bound along the Carretera 5 toward...
Forum: Ride reports 12-15-2013, 01:13 AM
Replies: 154
Views: 22,808
Posted By romafras
Virgen de Fatima. La Paz. Bolivia.

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Finally after a few month of organizing and a long difficult adventure, the time to meet the children of the Virgen de...
Forum: Ride reports 11-23-2013, 12:51 PM
Replies: 154
Views: 22,808
Posted By romafras
Machu Picchu & Lake Titicaca

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Forum: Ride reports 11-07-2013, 08:54 PM
Replies: 154
Views: 22,808
Posted By romafras
Grazie per le tue gentili parole. The old Honda...

Grazie per le tue gentili parole. The old Honda Dominator is doing better than my new KTM 690. Ihad some problems with my valves and camshaft. Nothing serious but very unpleasent to be stuck in the...
Forum: Ride reports 11-07-2013, 11:42 AM
Replies: 154
Views: 22,808
Posted By romafras
A Path with no obstacle often does not lead anywhere

The main attraction of Peru’ such as Machu Picchu and lake Titicaca will be visited later in our journey. The first part of our Peru’ will be an authentic surprise for us.

Following an itinerary...
Forum: Ride reports 11-04-2013, 03:05 PM
Replies: 154
Views: 22,808
Posted By romafras
Not really. Matteo's bike being a carburated bike...

Not really. Matteo's bike being a carburated bike did have some minor ones. It was a bit more difficult for him to start the bike at these elevations. Max altitude we reached was 16200 feet ASL.
Forum: Ride reports 11-03-2013, 04:12 PM
Replies: 154
Views: 22,808
Posted By romafras
Peru'

As usual the bureaucracy to enter Peru’ was somewhat complicated. Maybe due to the border we chose, but it literally took us two hours to get our permit to enter the country. The first little village...
Forum: Ride reports 11-03-2013, 10:28 AM
Replies: 3,195
Views: 1,359,694
Posted By romafras
Reading your blog. :clap great one BTW. it looks...

Reading your blog. :clap great one BTW. it looks we did stay at many similar places. After finishing South America we are on our way to Africa. How about you ? what are your plans ?

Motoclub in...
Forum: Ride reports 11-03-2013, 12:31 AM
Replies: 154
Views: 22,808
Posted By romafras
Thank you for your kind words. Comments are...

Thank you for your kind words. Comments are always welcome.
Cheers.
Forum: Ride reports 11-02-2013, 07:37 PM
Replies: 154
Views: 22,808
Posted By romafras
Great. I noticed you have over 83000 kilometers...

Great. I noticed you have over 83000 kilometers on your bike. Any major issues with it ?
Forum: Ride reports 11-01-2013, 06:32 PM
Replies: 154
Views: 22,808
Posted By romafras
Hi Noha. Are you going through the island of...

Hi Noha. Are you going through the island of Sakhalin like I advised you ?
Forum: Ride reports 10-31-2013, 02:19 PM
Replies: 154
Views: 22,808
Posted By romafras
Grazie 1000. Ci possono togliere tutto in Italia,...

Grazie 1000. Ci possono togliere tutto in Italia, ma hai ragione tu. L'orgoglio rimane. Cheers.
Forum: Ride reports 10-31-2013, 10:27 AM
Replies: 154
Views: 22,808
Posted By romafras
We sure will. Thank you very much for your...

We sure will. Thank you very much for your beautiful hospitality.:clap
Forum: Ride reports 10-30-2013, 08:56 PM
Replies: 154
Views: 22,808
Posted By romafras
Finally in Equador

We leave behind a beautiful country such as Colombia. According to the news, the situation in Colombia has not improve. Actually it has worsen since our “Midnight Express” escape. Our opinion about...
Forum: Ride reports 10-30-2013, 08:09 PM
Replies: 71
Views: 8,126
Posted By romafras
Saluti

:clap
Ciao I am also Italian and just crossed Central America. Now in South America.
guarda il mio post http://advrider.com/forums/showthread.php?t=858411
Have a great ride. I loved Central...
Forum: Ride reports 10-26-2013, 09:46 PM
Replies: 650
Views: 66,722
Posted By romafras
Are you sure about Mexican dentist ??? Here is...

Are you sure about Mexican dentist ???
Here is my experience. Enjoy.

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Forum: Ride reports 10-26-2013, 09:40 PM
Replies: 154
Views: 22,808
Posted By romafras
Almost Hostages. It sure felt like it.

Hola Amigos

First of all a little description on the Colombian guerrilla. FARC. The Revolutionary Armed Forces of Colombia—People’s Army. Source from Wikipedia.

The FARC is considered a...
Forum: Ride reports 10-24-2013, 12:01 PM
Replies: 154
Views: 22,808
Posted By romafras
Finally in South America. Colombia.

This next post could be written about all countries we have been so far. Prior entering Colombia, the comments we would receive from people was that we were crazy to do it. According to them...
Forum: Ride reports 08-15-2013, 10:56 AM
Replies: 154
Views: 22,808
Posted By romafras
On the Road Again!!!

Arrived in San Jose Costa Rica to pick up my bike at 4.30 AM. I knew i had a busy day full of bureaucracy ahead of me to release my motorcycle from the almacen fiscal where I left it in March. With a...
Forum: Ride reports 07-26-2013, 11:58 PM
Replies: 154
Views: 22,808
Posted By romafras
Venezuela.

Thank you FAR. How is Venezuela for a visit right now??? I know its a fantastic country. Any advises ?
Cheers.
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