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Old 02-12-2010, 09:05 AM   #1
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...Sahara 2010...

...Sahara 2010...




 
 
The plan was Maroko but we are week short for that trip. So, we activate our plan B. Tunisia. Me on the new Tenere and my friend Ivan on XT660R.


Here is few photos just to see what will be in the RR:

Very good off road...





 
 
...on the road...





 
 
...few problems...





 
 
...and much more.








 
From Croatia, (Split), we are going to Italy, (Ancona), by ferry. Than Ancona - Civitavecchia on the road and finaly Civitavecchia - Tunis on the farry again.

Split - Ancona...


Ancona - Tuscany - Civitavecchia...



 
Were is the road my friend?...

 
I didnt do it...


...belive me.

 
Tuscany...








 
Sienna








 
Quik lunch...






 
New T-shirt for Ivan...

 
The ferry is 10 hours late, so...



Zeus Palace, sea bus, non-stop on the route Italy - Tunisia...







 
 
We come late at night in Tunis. Night view from our hotel...


...and morning one




 
Tunisia

It is cold so we decide to go more south that we think for first day. Tunis - Tamerza...










 
Hot grips are "must have" in Africa...










 
Tamerza, our first station...



Not for us, thank you...





Our accomodation...






...next... Tamerza & arround ...

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Old 02-12-2010, 10:06 AM   #2
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Tamerza & arround...
 
Breakfast. Uf, strong coffe.


Somebody has some problems before...


Lets go...











Snake skin, for good luck...




 
To Chebika...














 
Chebika, popular tourist point in this area...
































 
Chebika Gas Station...















After Chebika we are on the way to the mountains arround...
 
 
Just ask and you will find the way...


...after asking, help the man with his job.









We see the road to the mountains but...



 
From 3 celzius in the morning to 17celzius in the afternoon...




 
Lunch...





 
 
No comment...




































http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=fnm_LEAQg9Q

 
Lets go south. To Douz...


Just ask...


Just ask...part 2...


Tozeur...









Some lady on the street see our plates and call us on Croatian. Strange... I think first that i didnt heard well. Lady is from Austria and she has two houses in Croatia. She speak Croatian very vell. She invited us to lunch. Thank you Mrs. Nada.






 
More Tozeur...


...and than, salt lake.




They said that salt is good for motorcycle...






 
Douz, the gate to Sahara. Lets find the hotel.


Motorcycles have a better room than we are...






...next... Sahara - part one
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Old 02-12-2010, 10:30 AM   #3
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Spectacular pics and ride!! Gotta love those Morocco ride reports!

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Old 02-12-2010, 10:58 AM   #4
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Spectacular pics and ride!! Gotta love those Morocco ride reports!

Thanks!

Our plan was Marocco but we end up in Tunisia.
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Old 02-12-2010, 02:05 PM   #5
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Great pictures! Thanks for the work of sharing with us your journey.
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Old 02-12-2010, 02:36 PM   #6
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I saw Tunis and typed Morocco! Almost neighbors!!
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Old 02-12-2010, 05:13 PM   #7
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Im without words....fantastic ride and superb pics. Wonderful thanks
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Old 02-12-2010, 05:41 PM   #8
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Great photos and report.
Thanks for the sharing.
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Old 02-13-2010, 01:18 AM   #9
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Thanks for the great pics. Actually you have a few winners too!
Anyway, I want to go there/Morocco 2011 so I'm inspired!
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Old 02-13-2010, 02:00 AM   #10
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awsome !
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Old 02-13-2010, 02:39 AM   #11
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Looks like an amazing ride!

Awesome photos! ;)
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Old 02-13-2010, 03:23 AM   #12
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Hi there,

thanks for your pictures. They brought up loads of memories...
I am from Rome, I have been riding up and down for many many weekends along the street in Lazio, Umbria and Toscana you showed us. Beautiful Orvieto!
And than Tunisia...my first ride in Africa: Douz, Tamerza (Place!!!), Ksar Ghilane...

Ciao

Nicola
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Old 02-17-2010, 08:31 AM   #13
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Wonderful report, great pictures
many thanks
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Old 02-17-2010, 10:13 AM   #14
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Cracking report fellas, great pics, keep 'em coming
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Old 02-22-2010, 08:12 AM   #15
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I like it! The XT still remains the ADV bike!
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