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Forum: Latin America Yesterday, 08:23 AM
Replies: 69
Views: 2,785
Posted By Doogle
I won't be coming this year. My wife is having...

I won't be coming this year. My wife is having back surgery on the 5th. I will be on house arrest for 3 weeks. Then work release for 3 more months. Hopefully next year.
Forum: Ride reports 07-10-2014, 09:27 AM
Replies: 1,374
Views: 343,342
Posted By Doogle
You should have this GPS list of POI's for your...

You should have this GPS list of POI's for your trip. Colebatch created it for HUBB and ADVrider inmates.It has Sasha and Opposite M/C coordinates listed.You should consider sending your POI's to...
Forum: Ride reports 07-09-2014, 07:25 PM
Replies: 1,374
Views: 343,342
Posted By Doogle
There is plenty internet in Ulaanbaatar. In Altai...

There is plenty internet in Ulaanbaatar. In Altai I went to the post office and used internet. Many places say they have it. But once you settle into your room and try it,you discover they know how...
Forum: Latin America 06-23-2014, 09:27 PM
Replies: 69
Views: 2,785
Posted By Doogle
Bring the ATV. I think it's the most fun possible...

Bring the ATV. I think it's the most fun possible on wheels. I've got 2 Raptors. Still sore from riding last weekend. Also responsible for most of my emergency room visits. Or was the alcohol...
Forum: Latin America 06-22-2014, 05:24 PM
Replies: 69
Views: 2,785
Posted By Doogle
Is B'man going to be there? I am a little...

Is B'man going to be there?
I am a little nervous about him coming. I heard he went to India for some terrorist training.

And does Sasper still have a pulse? I know he got to Guatemala and...
Forum: Latin America 06-22-2014, 05:13 PM
Replies: 69
Views: 2,785
Posted By Doogle
I'll be there if scheduling works out. Waiting to...

I'll be there if scheduling works out. Waiting to see when Gayle has her back surgery. Also,might be taking a jet ski trip from NYC to Lake Erie,Illinois River,Ohio River with a friend in September? ...
Forum: Latin America 06-19-2014, 08:52 PM
Replies: 69
Views: 2,785
Posted By Doogle
Is Pryor Creek near Quapaw,Oklahoma? Years ago...

Is Pryor Creek near Quapaw,Oklahoma? Years ago the wife and I spent the day there hiding from a storm while riding Route 66. The "Cattlemans Club". Harley and Rose ran the place. Juke Box was 12...
Forum: EMEA 06-15-2014, 05:57 AM
Replies: 6
Views: 574
Posted By Doogle
Not many responses here. I have a friend...

Not many responses here.

I have a friend that plans to go to Sochi the end of June,then ride through Georgia/Turkey. He asked me to research a route for him. A couple riders from Austria told...
Forum: Asia 05-15-2014, 10:37 AM
Replies: 2
Views: 883
Posted By Doogle
Bananaman joins "AAA" An Asian...

Bananaman joins "AAA"
An Asian Adventure.
Forum: Australia 03-06-2014, 08:16 PM
Replies: 98
Views: 6,642
Posted By Doogle
I appreciate this response as much as any so far....

I appreciate this response as much as any so far. I think my trip may need to wait a year. My wife is having problems with her back that may require surgery. I was on a trip through Russia last year...
Forum: Australia 03-03-2014, 09:49 PM
Replies: 98
Views: 6,642
Posted By Doogle
What bike do you have? Does it have panniers and...

What bike do you have? Does it have panniers and top box? Buying a bike would be complicated. Wouldn't have any idea what condition it was in until I was in Oz. Then selling it could have it's own...
Forum: Australia 02-28-2014, 05:48 PM
Replies: 98
Views: 6,642
Posted By Doogle
Garners Motorcycle Hire- Unresponsive

I saw Garners rental site. It looked good with many rental choices. It seems to be a large dealership. It looked like it would cost me $2500-4000 to rent for 2-4 weeks. I sent an email to...
Forum: Australia 02-28-2014, 05:39 PM
Replies: 98
Views: 6,642
Posted By Doogle
Thanks for that link. Not the McDonalds part. I...

Thanks for that link. Not the McDonalds part. I know about them. I did a bicycle trip across the USA 2 years ago. All of my internet access was at McDonalds. And I had my not smart phone with me.
Forum: Australia 02-20-2014, 05:18 AM
Replies: 98
Views: 6,642
Posted By Doogle
Communications-Which modem works

I am not well adjusted to the world of apps and tablets. Last year I bought a Samsung Galaxy Tab 2 just before leaving on a trip. I didn't anticipate a learning curve. I thought it would just be a...
Forum: Australia 02-17-2014, 06:01 PM
Replies: 98
Views: 6,642
Posted By Doogle
I've packed,loaded OSM maps,and started looking...

I've packed,loaded OSM maps,and started looking at a general route. I know Australia is big. I'm not sure how many roads are dirt.We are looking at flights in mid April. I'd like to book a one way...
Forum: Australia 02-15-2014, 07:37 PM
Replies: 98
Views: 6,642
Posted By Doogle
I like riding. I wouldn't want to stay anywhere...

I like riding. I wouldn't want to stay anywhere more than a couple days regardless of how interesting it is. And I don't like tours. I like riding as long as I like and stopping where I want. I...
Forum: Australia 02-14-2014, 07:11 PM
Replies: 98
Views: 6,642
Posted By Doogle
Well I got a comitment from the wife tonight.We...

Well I got a comitment from the wife tonight.We will go to Australia and possibly........ Tomorrow I start packing stuff. She's had some back issues the last year. And that would be the only thing...
Forum: Australia 02-13-2014, 08:57 AM
Replies: 98
Views: 6,642
Posted By Doogle
I appreciate that offer. Do you happen to leave...

I appreciate that offer. Do you happen to leave any of your craft brew around there ????
Forum: Australia 02-13-2014, 08:51 AM
Replies: 98
Views: 6,642
Posted By Doogle
My thought would be ride north from Sydney along...

My thought would be ride north from Sydney along the coast to.... Then south inland to Melbourne and further down. I'd like to see Tasmania and New Zealand if the wife holds up.

I'd rather ride...
Forum: Australia 02-12-2014, 09:38 PM
Replies: 98
Views: 6,642
Posted By Doogle
Many years ago my parents went to New Zealand and...

Many years ago my parents went to New Zealand and loved it.

I would like to get there also. Last year I rode for a week with Igor and Penny (Kiwis) while in Russia. They're doing a 2 year RTW...
Forum: Australia 02-12-2014, 09:28 PM
Replies: 98
Views: 6,642
Posted By Doogle
The roughest camping my wife does is Holiday Inn....

The roughest camping my wife does is Holiday Inn.

I've ridden in England,Scotland,Ireland,and a couple other countries I can't recall-on the wrong side of center.No problems. I may get confused in...
Forum: Australia 02-12-2014, 08:53 PM
Replies: 98
Views: 6,642
Posted By Doogle
I have 8 days till I fly to California. I'll be...

I have 8 days till I fly to California. I'll be there for about 2 months. If I'm going to Australia, I need to package riding gear and equipment and mail it to California before I leave Ohio....
Forum: Australia 02-12-2014, 08:39 PM
Replies: 98
Views: 6,642
Posted By Doogle
I like this type of response. PICTURES. I have...

I like this type of response. PICTURES. I have saved these pictures to a file for route planning.

Thanks


My trip will be limited to where my wife will go. 2 years ago was the first time I...
Forum: Australia 02-12-2014, 08:07 PM
Replies: 98
Views: 6,642
Posted By Doogle
I hope your planning goes better than mine has. ...

I hope your planning goes better than mine has.





You named a lot of places. I'm only familiar with a couple of them. You've given me a homework assignment. I'll see what Google maps shows...
Forum: Australia 02-11-2014, 08:39 AM
Replies: 98
Views: 6,642
Posted By Doogle
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I spent 4 weeks with a Russian family last year while waiting for customs to clear a part for my bike. I've met sooo many wonderful people on...
Forum: Australia 02-11-2014, 08:10 AM
Replies: 98
Views: 6,642
Posted By Doogle
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Have you been to Death Valley or Joshua Tree NP's. They are both close to you there-if you like desert. What part of SoCal are you staying?
Forum: Australia 02-11-2014, 07:52 AM
Replies: 98
Views: 6,642
Posted By Doogle
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Type of things I like in the USA: Arches National Park, Canyonlands NP, Mesa Verde, Grand Canyon, Big Sur, Yellowstone, Glacier NP, Rocky...
Forum: Australia 02-11-2014, 06:07 AM
Replies: 98
Views: 6,642
Posted By Doogle
I posted last night before going to bed. As soon...

I posted last night before going to bed. As soon as I got up this morning, I find 42 responses. I don't know if I even have time to read all of them before I get to California. Thanks to all of you....
Forum: Asia Pacific 02-10-2014, 06:33 PM
Replies: 9
Views: 1,248
Posted By Doogle
Did you tke any pics, or do a ride report?

Did you tke any pics, or do a ride report?
Forum: Australia 02-10-2014, 05:55 PM
Replies: 98
Views: 6,642
Posted By Doogle
Should I visit Australia?

I have been thinking about visiting Australia with my wife in April.I have looked at motorcycle rentals,because I would only be there for 2-3 weeks. But I have looked at some ride reports and have...
Forum: Australia 02-10-2014, 04:00 AM
Replies: 11
Views: 895
Posted By Doogle
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You didn't say how long you were planning to be gone. I am thinking about going with my wife in mid April. I would rent a bike for 2-3 weeks. A...
Forum: Ride reports 11-01-2013, 07:08 PM
Replies: 409
Views: 102,935
Posted By Doogle
I've been home about 2 months now. And I've seen...

I've been home about 2 months now. And I've seen 3 people that I met in Romania on my trip. Three weeks ago 2 German riders I met in Brasov,Romania stopped at my house. Gunter has a cousin that lives...
Forum: Ride reports 11-01-2013, 06:20 PM
Replies: 409
Views: 102,935
Posted By Doogle
Thank you Walter. It feels good getting a...

Thank you Walter. It feels good getting a complement from the Guru of Asia.And thanks again for your POI files.
Forum: Ride reports 10-25-2013, 07:58 PM
Replies: 409
Views: 102,935
Posted By Doogle
The only other problem I had with the bike was...

The only other problem I had with the bike was the rear wheel breaking. That could have been ugly. Post #260 has a picture. I don't think I would ever take another trip that involved off road riding...
Forum: Americas 10-25-2013, 06:05 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 515
Posted By Doogle
Need large world road map

I am looking for a wall size road map of the world. I want to hang it in my basement and show different rides I've taken. I've spent many hours looking online and only find maps without roads. I know...
Forum: Ride reports 10-01-2013, 06:01 PM
Replies: 409
Views: 102,935
Posted By Doogle
I've been home long enough to digest some of my...

I've been home long enough to digest some of my trip. I want to post some of my thoughts about it.

The Russian people (I can only report on the ones I met,in eastern Russia) are the most helpful...
Forum: Ride reports 10-01-2013, 02:44 PM
Replies: 409
Views: 102,935
Posted By Doogle
My wife and I were talking last week about my...

My wife and I were talking last week about my visit in the Netherlands. She said I should send something to Drina-something of my father's. I told her I didn't have anything of my father's. Then I...
Forum: Ride reports 10-01-2013, 02:22 PM
Replies: 409
Views: 102,935
Posted By Doogle
If you read a little more of my report,you would...

If you read a little more of my report,you would see that I have completed my trip already. And I am on the HU forum also. Yes,they do have a lot of good information.I find they are more focused on...
Forum: Ride reports 09-29-2013, 05:55 PM
Replies: 409
Views: 102,935
Posted By Doogle
Why haven't you changed your ADV home to Dayton...

Why haven't you changed your ADV home to Dayton yet? Have you moved yet?
Forum: Southeast, The Lair of the Dragon - The Blue Ridge and Smoky Mountains 09-29-2013, 05:43 PM
Replies: 829
Views: 35,495
Posted By Doogle
Sure looks like fun. I especially like the fire.I...

Sure looks like fun. I especially like the fire.I rarely see a fire the size I like to have.
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