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Forum: Ride reports 10-20-2014, 01:27 PM
Replies: 199
Views: 56,327
Posted By simondippenhall
Thinking of 2015....Georgia?

Now got my planning hat on, for a trip East next April. Have officially resigned my job effective 31 March, and planning to take a gap year or two or three.

Happy days ;-)

Simon
Forum: Ride reports 02-23-2014, 10:18 AM
Replies: 364
Views: 58,975
Posted By simondippenhall
Your Madagascar ride report

Loving this report, interested in how the tea tasted? Simon
Forum: Ride reports 12-29-2012, 11:18 AM
Replies: 4,877
Views: 3,319,330
Posted By simondippenhall
What an RR!

I have been following this Ride Report through its 132+ pages, and am entranced. Already thinking about a (road rather than off-road) expedition in the direction of Kazakhstan in 2014, as a result of...
Forum: Ride reports 12-25-2012, 04:03 AM
Replies: 199
Views: 56,327
Posted By simondippenhall
Merry Xmas

Best wishes and happy trip planning to all fellow Adv Riders!
Simon:1drink
Forum: Ride reports 08-06-2012, 03:23 PM
Replies: 199
Views: 56,327
Posted By simondippenhall
from syria to norway

Next week I leave the Olympic City (London) on the Harley with my 17 year old son.

We are taking the boat to Denmark (Esbjerg) and then another one to Norway (Kristiansand)...we have 2 1/2 weeks...
Forum: Ride reports 09-06-2011, 02:41 PM
Replies: 199
Views: 56,327
Posted By simondippenhall
Thanks for the feedback, Oldone. I am hankering...

Thanks for the feedback, Oldone. I am hankering for another long ride but work gets in the way. (I see you have that bit sorted out OK:D )

In 10 days time I take my Harley to Normandy, France for...
Forum: Ride reports 09-05-2011, 02:45 PM
Replies: 87
Views: 15,463
Posted By simondippenhall
Wonderful, evocative pictures. Thank you...

Wonderful, evocative pictures. Thank you...
Forum: Ride reports 09-05-2011, 02:25 PM
Replies: 199
Views: 56,327
Posted By simondippenhall
Glad I got to Syria before the sad recent...

Glad I got to Syria before the sad recent turmoil:waysad
Forum: Ride reports 08-09-2011, 11:06 AM
Replies: 702
Views: 1,086,756
Posted By simondippenhall
BUMP for an epic thread with great photos:clap

BUMP for an epic thread with great photos:clap
Forum: Ride reports 05-29-2011, 03:21 PM
Replies: 199
Views: 56,327
Posted By simondippenhall
off to 24hrs race at Le Mans in a couple of weeks...

off to 24hrs race at Le Mans in a couple of weeks :clap
Forum: Ride reports 02-12-2011, 12:54 PM
Replies: 96
Views: 25,586
Posted By simondippenhall
Gents Great ride report...and looking forward...

Gents
Great ride report...and looking forward to more. Who am I to question your sanity? :clap
Forum: Ride reports 02-11-2011, 08:36 AM
Replies: 151
Views: 81,206
Posted By simondippenhall
Guys This is a fabulous ride report...enjoyed...

Guys
This is a fabulous ride report...enjoyed it very much and really admire your spirit of adventure! Thank you.

Simon
Forum: Trip Planning 01-29-2011, 03:43 PM
Replies: 330
Views: 66,413
Posted By simondippenhall
Eh? Good topic. I started motorcycling when I was...

Good topic.
I started motorcycling when I was 14 (well, strictly it was a moped!) and took a 1 day road trip.

When I was 18 I had a 125 which I got to ride from Paris (where my parents lived) to...
Forum: Ride reports 01-29-2011, 01:09 PM
Replies: 850
Views: 482,919
Posted By simondippenhall
Gents: Wonderful ride report, wonderful...

Gents:
Wonderful ride report, wonderful photos...thank you!:clap
Forum: Ride reports 01-29-2011, 10:27 AM
Replies: 199
Views: 56,327
Posted By simondippenhall
Turk you are welcome...have to say that...

Turk
you are welcome...have to say that Istanbul must be a bit more pleasant than London has been throughout this cold period :1drink
Forum: Ride reports 01-03-2011, 12:57 PM
Replies: 243
Views: 82,874
Posted By simondippenhall
+1 ...looking forward to hearing more

+1 ...looking forward to hearing more
Forum: Ride reports 12-11-2010, 04:04 PM
Replies: 199
Views: 56,327
Posted By simondippenhall
Hi Turk Glad you found it interesting. Afraid...

Hi Turk
Glad you found it interesting. Afraid I have had major computer issues since then and tracklogs are looking sparse. However I will dig around and see if I can find anything. Petcul (on...
Forum: Pics, pics, pics... 05-09-2010, 03:26 PM
Replies: 835
Views: 228,337
Posted By simondippenhall
My GS in a cafe at Tartous in Syria, near the...

My GS in a cafe at Tartous in Syria, near the Lebanese border. Locals thought it wasn't safe to leave it outside overnight (in reality, there was not a soul around as I found when I walked to a...
Forum: Ride reports 01-20-2010, 02:59 PM
Replies: 199
Views: 56,327
Posted By simondippenhall
bump:D

bump:D
Forum: Pics, pics, pics... 11-15-2009, 11:59 AM
Replies: 516
Views: 144,105
Posted By simondippenhall
To here: ...

To here:
http://simondippenhall.smugmug.com/Travel/normandy-0908/CIMG3749/384971947_tKq6b-M.jpg
On this (here, outside a little French hotel)
...
Forum: Road warriors 11-15-2009, 09:59 AM
Replies: 2,336
Views: 642,114
Posted By simondippenhall
Normandy, France...in front of Laon Cathedral...

Normandy, France...in front of Laon Cathedral last year on a weekend trip from UK

Simonhttp://simondippenhall.smugmug.com/Travel/normandy-0908/CIMG3744/384970615_yjisW-M.jpg
Forum: Ride reports 11-09-2009, 01:25 PM
Replies: 199
Views: 56,327
Posted By simondippenhall
[quote=Edmond Dantès]Haven't read all your report...

[quote=Edmond Dantès]Haven't read all your report yet, but really enjoying it so far.:clap

Was however a little upset with this picture and felt quite compelled to comment:
...
Forum: Ride reports 11-08-2009, 11:32 AM
Replies: 199
Views: 56,327
Posted By simondippenhall
Everywhere: Thanks I stand...

Everywhere:

Thanks

I stand corrected...in fact not only were the tourists Austrian, but so was the man (born Schickelgruber but subsequently changed his name to A Hitler) who was being praised...
Forum: Ride reports 10-16-2009, 03:22 PM
Replies: 199
Views: 56,327
Posted By simondippenhall
Brightona 2009...last Sunday

Just an update...a rather different form of transport at last weekend's Brightona festival:

http://simondippenhall.smugmug.com/photos/677073544_JSwce-M.jpg
...
Forum: Ride reports 08-09-2009, 02:59 PM
Replies: 199
Views: 56,327
Posted By simondippenhall
overlandr you are very welcome...I'm itching...

overlandr

you are very welcome...I'm itching for another trip....but working full time right now!

I thought this was fairly hard-core,,,but just got back from France where my landlord (a man in...
Forum: Ride reports 06-29-2009, 03:52 PM
Replies: 199
Views: 56,327
Posted By simondippenhall
and then off to Le Mans

However here are a few photos of the 24 hours of Le Mans a few weeks ago.

Jumped on the electraglide at 0610 and was on the shuttle thru the Tunnel to France by 0755, and at the campsite inside...
Forum: Ride reports 06-29-2009, 03:07 PM
Replies: 199
Views: 56,327
Posted By simondippenhall
Afraid I cannot answer that as chiles posted that...

Afraid I cannot answer that as chiles posted that picture...

Simon
Forum: Ride reports 06-10-2009, 02:18 PM
Replies: 199
Views: 56,327
Posted By simondippenhall
you are very welome. I am off Friday morning...

you are very welome.

I am off Friday morning down to Le Mans, France via the Channel Tunnel on the Electraglide to camp out with friends and wathc the 24hours race there.

Wish me dry weather!
Forum: Ride reports 05-27-2009, 03:28 PM
Replies: 199
Views: 56,327
Posted By simondippenhall
ewan and charlie

guess I'd vote for the handsome bloke in the middle!:rofl
Forum: Ride reports 02-10-2009, 02:46 PM
Replies: 199
Views: 56,327
Posted By simondippenhall
Dessert storm Cheers...bet you are enjoying...

Dessert storm

Cheers...bet you are enjoying the recent weather down your way!:D
Forum: Ride reports 02-02-2009, 01:56 PM
Replies: 199
Views: 56,327
Posted By simondippenhall
Hey man you spotted my new...

Hey man you spotted my new profession...motorcycling bum. You know Hollywood just don't pay enough these days:D
Forum: Ride reports 02-02-2009, 01:53 PM
Replies: 199
Views: 56,327
Posted By simondippenhall
Bowes...thanks for that. Happy to share what was...

Bowes...thanks for that. Happy to share what was a fun fun trip. Still missing Syria.

Guess you are the sand expert, based in Oman...I am toying with a trip to Timbuktu at the end of this...
Forum: Ride reports 11-14-2008, 12:08 PM
Replies: 199
Views: 56,327
Posted By simondippenhall
Jordan

Unashamed bump!:D
Forum: Ride reports 11-12-2008, 10:58 AM
Replies: 714
Views: 191,523
Posted By simondippenhall
Rr

Bananaman


Thanks for a great ride report. Really enjoyed the narrative...and the photos even if I did not track down the photo of a bikini-clad Barb that was trailed 10-20 pages back:D
...
Forum: Ride reports 10-20-2008, 01:29 PM
Replies: 16
Views: 2,316
Posted By simondippenhall
india ride report

Thanks for your report and great photos!

I am off to Trivandrum Friday morning and then travelling around Southern India (Alepey/Cochin/Ootacamaund/Mysore/Chennai/Pondicherry/Madurai and Varkala)...
Forum: Ride reports 10-14-2008, 07:32 AM
Replies: 1,955
Views: 500,370
Posted By simondippenhall
Border controls

Curiously, I had the same experience LEAVING Turkey to enter Syria in May.

But because I had an unpaid Turkish speeding fine from Egurdir in the Lake District (doing 50 mph!!), I feared the worst...
Forum: Ride reports 10-11-2008, 01:52 PM
Replies: 409
Views: 124,008
Posted By simondippenhall
Enjoying the ride

Calrider

I admire your trip and am enjoying the ride report. You have made Colombia seem very attractive to visit - and ride through slowly, as you have done!

Thanks again

Simon
Forum: Ride reports 10-09-2008, 01:36 PM
Replies: 179
Views: 49,301
Posted By simondippenhall
Grazie

Momi

Fantastic report, sounds like you had a great trip. Will you be posting any pictures of the road home?

Thanks again

Simno
Forum: Ride reports 10-05-2008, 02:47 PM
Replies: 79
Views: 15,048
Posted By simondippenhall
Bosnia

Intriguing...hope you made the right decision...........

Simon
Forum: Ride reports 09-23-2008, 11:13 AM
Replies: 115
Views: 28,725
Posted By simondippenhall
your report

Hi Damir

Just came across your great report and fabulous pictures.

Hope you are well. Thanks again for dinner in Zagreb in April. What is your next big planned ride?

regards

Simon
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