Respect for what you are doing, and even more for how you are doing it.
Involvement with locals (as one of them, not as an air-conditioned tourist)
can be hard for paranoid westerners like me to achieve.
Your approach shows it is possible, and the benefits of blending in.
There was a comment about the slowness of the Postie, but that is one of its advantages - time to watch that
lizard crossing the road, and see all the other little details that the 1200cc gang ride past (or over).
Ride slow - see it all.
BigZoner #096 (English Chapter)
"Keep brotherhood till die"