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Offline luke

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Re: Zimbabwe's doors are open (THE STORY IS COMPLETE....PHEW!!)
« Reply #160 on: September 20, 2010, 09:59:20 am »
Awsome report, great pics. Made me a bit home sick

It's time to go up there on the bike, me thinks.
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Re: Zimbabwe's doors are open (THE STORY IS COMPLETE....PHEW!!)
« Reply #161 on: September 20, 2010, 11:41:50 am »
What a great adventure you all had!
Thanks again for the pics and effort  :thumleft:
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Re: Zimbabwe's doors are open (THE STORY IS COMPLETE....PHEW!!)
« Reply #162 on: September 21, 2010, 01:41:19 pm »
Thanks for shearing. Great RR.
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Re: Zimbabwe's doors are open (THE STORY IS COMPLETE....PHEW!!)
« Reply #163 on: September 25, 2010, 01:45:53 am »
Great pic's... I was there in '69 ... as a 7 year old and still have fond memories of the falls, the ruins and a strange box with people living in it.... my first sight of a TV !! :)
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Re: Zimbabwe's doors are open (THE STORY IS COMPLETE....PHEW!!)
« Reply #164 on: September 25, 2010, 10:24:15 pm »
Nice going there in Dec to visit my brother.. but alas will prob be via 4 wheels.. depending..
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Re: Zimbabwe's doors are open (THE STORY IS COMPLETE....PHEW!!)
« Reply #165 on: September 29, 2010, 09:56:52 am »
Thanks Adventurer & Company! Really nice RR with great pics! :thumleft:
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Re: Zimbabwe's doors are open (THE STORY IS COMPLETE....PHEW!!)
« Reply #166 on: September 30, 2010, 11:46:04 am »
Enjoyed your interesting RR. Well done to the girls for joining you. Glad to hear the ferry is still running after all these years.
Nice to have met you at the XT rally in Swaziland. Now we can put a face to a name.
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Re: Zimbabwe's doors are open (THE STORY IS COMPLETE....PHEW!!)
« Reply #167 on: January 25, 2011, 11:49:42 am »
Awesome.. this rr is the cherry on the top, now I just have to go back and have a look. When we did Africa we avoided Zim like the plague, the stories on the Bot and Zambia side kept us well away even though I desperately wanted to go to Kariba.. your rr has set things straight.. thanks a mil

Can you give an idea of the budget for a trip like this, we are so used to just camping so I gather staying in lodges, hotels and renting places changes the budget a bit... did you pay for everything in $US or did you use Zim $

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Re: Zimbabwe's doors are open (THE STORY IS COMPLETE....PHEW!!)
« Reply #168 on: June 11, 2013, 07:32:16 pm »
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Such an awesome RR I dug up here!!!
You guys went to all my fave spots, Kyle, White Horse, Vic Falls Royal Hotel, Christmas Pass, Troutbeck and even Lion and Elephant!!!
Precious memories to be cherished  :thumleft:


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Re: Zimbabwe's doors are open (THE STORY IS COMPLETE....PHEW!!)
« Reply #169 on: June 11, 2013, 07:35:59 pm »
:thumleft: :thumleft: :thumleft:
Such an awesome RR I dug up here!!!
You guys went to all my fave spots, Kyle, White Horse, Vic Falls Royal Hotel, Christmas Pass, Troutbeck and even Lion and Elephant!!!
Precious memories to be cherished  :thumleft:

It was incredible, such a lovely country, such great people. :thumleft:
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Re: Zimbabwe's doors are open (THE STORY IS COMPLETE....PHEW!!)
« Reply #170 on: June 12, 2013, 08:51:10 am »
We leave for Zim on the 1st August, can't wait!
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