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Re: The Johannesburg --Kampala Odyssey
« Reply #101 on: January 11, 2015, 10:58:44 pm »
Wow, just seen this RR and read it from front to back.

What a time you have had, what a life too!

Thanks for sharing.

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PS: .... and there I was thinking you were a Yam fanatic all the while  ;)
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Re: The Johannesburg --Kampala Odyssey
« Reply #102 on: January 12, 2015, 08:00:56 am »
Wow, just seen this RR and read it from front to back.

What a time you have had, what a life too!

Thanks for sharing.

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PS: .... and there I was thinking you were a Yam fanatic all the while  ;)

Ian, thank you for reading. you now share a part of me.  Although it is an old story, there is great memory everytime I read it.  Among others, it encourages those who long to do a similar thing that it is doable, you don't need big sponsors and big money, just the right kind of planning, patience and endurance.

http://mzee-jaki.blogspot.com/2014/09/the-end-of-beginning-for-my-suzuki.html
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Re: The Johannesburg --Kampala Odyssey
« Reply #103 on: September 02, 2015, 08:29:31 am »
Reminiscing the old good times -- Blog updated -- http://mzee-jaki.blogspot.com/2009_10_25_archive.html
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Re: The Johannesburg --Kampala Odyssey
« Reply #104 on: December 08, 2017, 07:47:14 am »
Time goes by so quickly, and you know so when you begin to suffer from aches and so on.   :imaposer:

At the end of 2009, I embarked on a road trip that took me through several countries.  I look back with nostalgia and have longed for a similar trip.

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Re: The Johannesburg --Kampala Odyssey
« Reply #105 on: December 08, 2017, 08:11:24 am »
Time goes by so quickly, and you know so when you begin to suffer from aches and so on.   :imaposer:

At the end of 2009, I embarked on a road trip that took me through several countries.  I look back with nostalgia and have longed for a similar trip.

https://mzee-jaki.blogspot.co.za/2009/10/everyone-has-dream.html

I remember it well Mzee, how time goes...  :sip:
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Re: The Johannesburg --Kampala Odyssey
« Reply #106 on: December 08, 2017, 11:32:48 am »
Time goes by so quickly, and you know so when you begin to suffer from aches and so on.   :imaposer:

At the end of 2009, I embarked on a road trip that took me through several countries.  I look back with nostalgia and have longed for a similar trip.

https://mzee-jaki.blogspot.co.za/2009/10/everyone-has-dream.html

I remember it well Mzee, how time goes...  :sip:

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Re: The Johannesburg --Kampala Odyssey
« Reply #107 on: December 08, 2017, 02:26:48 pm »
an epic trip for sure, think it's time for me to re-read   :deal:
you planning a long distance trip on the S10 before she turns 200k km?   ;D
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Re: The Johannesburg --Kampala Odyssey
« Reply #108 on: August 25, 2019, 04:53:43 am »
an epic trip for sure, think it's time for me to re-read   :deal:
you planning a long distance trip on the S10 before she turns 200k km?   ;D

Even at 200k, she will still be going strong.  The S10 is built like a tank. Maintain it and she will keep riding forever. :ricky:
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Re: The Johannesburg --Kampala Odyssey
« Reply #109 on: September 12, 2019, 10:20:18 am »
Mods can I nominate this report to be moved to the epic section.  :sip:
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Re: The Johannesburg --Kampala Odyssey
« Reply #110 on: September 12, 2019, 10:22:44 am »
He loved his bike and biking.

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Re: The Johannesburg --Kampala Odyssey
« Reply #111 on: September 12, 2019, 10:23:45 am »
Mods can I nominate this report to be moved to the epic section.  :sip:

Sure. :thumleft:
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Re: The Johannesburg --Kampala Odyssey
« Reply #112 on: September 12, 2019, 10:26:42 am »
I just re-read the part where he said “he felt Malgat” was riding with him, two big men gone from the forum.  :'(
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Re: The Johannesburg --Kampala Odyssey
« Reply #113 on: September 12, 2019, 12:04:32 pm »
Mods can I nominate this report to be moved to the epic section.  :sip:

Sure. :thumleft:
thank you for moving it.  :sip:
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