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Offline jagter

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Re: Travel tips, things NOT to do in other countries....
« Reply #20 on: October 23, 2012, 01:13:52 pm »
In Zim:

Do not urinate in public. (next to the road behind a bush counts as 'public')  Long day dealing with coppers.
 

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Re: Travel tips, things NOT to do in other countries....
« Reply #21 on: January 03, 2013, 10:41:44 pm »
DON'T go to CENTRAL AFRICAN REPUBLIC!

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Re: Travel tips, things NOT to do in other countries....
« Reply #22 on: January 03, 2013, 10:42:57 pm »
Don't take any photo's of "Military mense" in Africa. Never really ends well.
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Re: Travel tips, things NOT to do in other countries....
« Reply #23 on: January 03, 2013, 10:44:42 pm »
Don't go to Jail in DRC, it will cost the South African Consulate over there a a headache and a few hundred dollars fixing the problem.
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Re: Travel tips, things NOT to do in other countries....
« Reply #24 on: January 03, 2013, 10:46:04 pm »
Try avoid unstable African countries when its election time, and if you have no choice, ride quickly!
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Re: Travel tips, things NOT to do in other countries....
« Reply #25 on: January 03, 2013, 10:47:49 pm »
Don't go through the Eastern Region of CAR, as there are still cannibals there.
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