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Old 09-25-2012, 05:58 PM   #826
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Lots of talk on the North Shore, "Do you know Noah is riding to...." Of course I do, and I just want to check in one time and say I enjoy reading your posts. Do enjoy your trip, and your time snowboarding.

The season is changing here, and we are starting to think about transitioning from motorcycle to snow sliding stuff. Still some time for riding, and fall colors.
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Old 09-26-2012, 04:56 AM   #827
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Rain rain rain...

I am north of Frankfurt and its raining pretty steady. The forecast looks like scheiße.

http://www.weatheronline.co.uk/weath...ND=DL&TOFD=tag

I think its time to get over to Berlin then head south and take my time in Italy and Spain. I am pretty sure I will be skipping the Netherlands and Denmark. 2 more countries to add to "next time".

On a plus note, the leaves are changing and even though it is wet, it is quite beautiful.
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Old 09-26-2012, 06:37 AM   #828
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Hi Noah
Wow what a fantastic report. You must be really enjoying life, congrats man
Keep it coming, ride safe.
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Old 09-26-2012, 07:03 AM   #829
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Amazing!

Glad to hear that your luck has changed for the better, and you're now well on your way! The photos of Scotland looked incredible, I didn't know that it was such beautiful country!

The weather in Deutschland is Scheisse!!

If you need to hide from the rain, there is a couch for you in Muenster

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Old 09-26-2012, 10:26 AM   #830
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Noah

Hit Munich, I hear they have some beer this time of year
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Old 09-26-2012, 03:16 PM   #831
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Noah, thanks for a great report.
I'm happy your luck has changed for the better and hopefully you got all the bad part out of the way and the rest of the trip will be smooth riding!

May I suggest you ride Romania... It is cheap (for a EU country), you will be able to see interesting things left over from the communist era (manly left over in the culture itself), the contrasts of old and new everywhere is pretty interesting (like horse-pulled carts side by side with BMW X6, but you can see it in the constructions, in the people, etc) and roads like the Transfagarasan and the Transalpina are well worth the trip.

Buen viaje!
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Old 09-26-2012, 04:47 PM   #832
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Giant Loop Great Basin Luggage

Noah, what are you impressions of the GiantLoop luggage? How does it compare to the hard luggage you used on the first leg of you journey? I'm trying to decide what I want to get for my Super Tenere.
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Old 09-26-2012, 06:45 PM   #833
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Check out the Oktoberfest for those of us that can't be there!!!!
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Old 09-26-2012, 07:25 PM   #834
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Check out the Oktoberfest for those of us that can't be there!!!!
As an American that lived in Germany for a year, I'd skip the one in Muenchen, find one in the little villages. in the middle of nowhere. My Oktoberfest involved meeting other Americans that I wouldn't really want to talk to elsewhere, much less in a country I'm trying to experience.
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Old 09-27-2012, 12:49 PM   #835
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Let me know if you stop in Vienna or if you need some informations about Austria. Right now, this week, we're in Croatia visiting the "BMW Bikerdays" (Rovinj).

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Old 09-27-2012, 02:18 PM   #836
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Maramures and Bucovina in Romania - try it

Those regions are also worth to visit in Romania. Wooden vilages and churches XIVth century im Maramures. Painted outside churches in Bucovina, not touched fresc technique from XV century. Unique. And great people, ready to chat with you whenever you are ready.
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Old 09-27-2012, 02:44 PM   #837
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Meeting ab

About that beer I'M now in Mattighofen going to try the tour tomorrow they like advance notice email Martin.Schaumloeffel@ktm.at. I only got that address today so I don't know if I'll get in tomorrow. Then CZ and Romania moved up my list, thanks Manger and SS in vzla .let's see if we can still cross paths
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Old 09-27-2012, 03:40 PM   #838
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If you ride thru CZ you might stop here: http://www.ossuary.eu/index.php/cz/kostnice

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Old 09-27-2012, 08:20 PM   #839
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Love your RR

Don't care if it does turn into a ski report. You take awesome pics and your writing is very informative. Also, the pics of the beautiful ladies are very nice also. The Smithy has been my favorite so far, man she is pretty! Happy trails, and keep the shiny side up!
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Old 09-28-2012, 12:16 AM   #840
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Went to the MSP movie "Superheroes of Stoke" tonight in Squaw Valley USA. Amping up for this season as well...

Glad to see you back on the road. Ride safe.

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