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Offline El Lobo

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Re: Living the dream solo around the world trip
« Reply #140 on: June 01, 2015, 12:47:39 am »
I'm enjoying you report, Schalk.

Enjoy and safe riding!
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Re: Living the dream solo around the world trip
« Reply #141 on: June 01, 2015, 07:30:40 am »
Haai Schalk, jy moet mooi ry en ons nie so laat skrik met jou manewales nie.

Veilig ry  :thumleft:

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Re: Living the dream solo around the world trip
« Reply #142 on: June 01, 2015, 07:42:46 am »
 :thumleft: sounds like an epic challenging trip so far. tell us what has happened and about you getting to dar? couldnt have been dull im sure.
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Re: Living the dream solo around the world trip
« Reply #143 on: June 01, 2015, 07:57:23 am »
Lekker man Schalk,goed om te hoor jys nog op dreef en in een stuk :thumleft:
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Re: Living the dream solo around the world trip
« Reply #144 on: June 01, 2015, 11:25:42 am »
Die is verseker 'n bucket list worthy trip!!   :ricky:
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Re: Living the dream solo around the world trip
« Reply #145 on: June 03, 2015, 08:21:58 am »
Hey Schalk,

Ek het jou voicemail eers gekry op my foon na jy vertrek het. Ek volg jou elke stap en dit lyk awesome sover.

Bly die bande hou sover......

My dogtertjie kom oor n maand so tyd raak nou min vir gatskuur. :)
 

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Re: Living the dream solo around the world trip
« Reply #146 on: June 03, 2015, 09:51:22 am »
Jissie dit lyk mos nou soos n great ervaring. Ek volg verseker

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« Reply #147 on: June 03, 2015, 09:21:54 pm »
Lekker Schalk.   Enjoy and be safe
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Re: Living the dream solo around the world trip
« Reply #148 on: June 04, 2015, 04:27:18 am »
Lekker Bru.

Pics of the American lady?    :deal: :imaposer:
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Re: Living the dream solo around the world trip
« Reply #149 on: June 04, 2015, 11:27:00 am »
Lekker Bru.

Pics of the American lady?    :deal: :imaposer:

 :imaposer:  :imaposer:  :imaposer:

Great going Schalk, we are following you!  :ricky:
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Re: Living the dream solo around the world trip
« Reply #150 on: June 06, 2015, 03:39:58 pm »
Last post from Schalk was on 1 June....come in Schalk - hope you are okay?
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Re: Living the dream solo around the world trip
« Reply #151 on: June 06, 2015, 06:47:05 pm »
I am at Arusha 100km past Kilimanjaro tonight at can you believe it a Spur having a cold one. Will cross into Kenya from Tanzania tomorrow and will stay at Jungle Junction in Nairobi. As they have Wi Fi there I will do a complete update then.
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2/Ride Reports>Long Tours>Africa Tour To The Equator And Back In 40 Days
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Re: Living the dream solo around the world trip
« Reply #152 on: June 06, 2015, 07:16:32 pm »
Daar's jy! go well my good fellow.
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Re: Living the dream solo around the world trip
« Reply #153 on: June 07, 2015, 08:47:19 am »
 
 Lekker !
 

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Re: Living the dream solo around the world trip
« Reply #154 on: June 07, 2015, 02:53:01 pm »
Good luck! Awesome thus far  :thumleft:
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Re: Living the dream solo around the world trip
« Reply #155 on: June 07, 2015, 03:36:22 pm »
Enjoy Schalk !!

Ride safe !!
 

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Re: Living the dream solo around the world trip
« Reply #156 on: June 07, 2015, 10:15:55 pm »
AWESOME!!!!!!! KEEP IT COMING :thumleft:
 

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Re: Living the dream solo around the world trip
« Reply #157 on: June 08, 2015, 04:22:36 pm »
 :thumleft: :thumleft:
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Re: Living the dream solo around the world trip
« Reply #158 on: June 08, 2015, 04:55:12 pm »
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Veilig ry  :thumleft:
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Re: Living the dream solo around the world trip
« Reply #159 on: June 08, 2015, 09:16:06 pm »
 :sip:....
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The enjoyment of not thinking, makes riding awesome!!