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Cali, Colombia, Containers, Cats, Cane, Coffee and Cablecars.

I think I have covered all the ‘C’s and yes they are in sequence. The first two are fairly obvious, we are in Cali, Colombia. The others will be revealed in due course as this blog entry unfolds. 1,172 more words

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Columbia: Ride to Travel or Travel to Ride?

We have commented previously that we “Ride to Travel” rather than “Travel to Ride”. The distinction in our minds is is that the first uses the motorcycle to reach new destinations, the latter is more focused on the riding the motorcycle in a variety of terrains. 278 more words

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Stunning scenery from Quito to Pasto

Although Karen and Jos have very kindly invited to stay with them as long as we like, we feel we should move on. It is not that we want to leave Ecuador in a hurry, but spending more time in Quito which is huge has no appeal and we need to give ourselves a buffer if time to sort out how we will get out of Colombia (the ferry service to Panama having been terminated this week).   1,144 more words

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Up to Quito

Ecuador has been our first country visited for the first time since Laos, back in November 2014. As Anne talked about in the previous blog entry, a pleasure to ride in. 1,137 more words

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Kristján's interview - when determination counts

When traveling around the world on a motorcycle you meet many people; not just the local people, but also other travelers.

I first met Anne and Anthony in Dubai and we then spent a week together, waiting to clear our bikes out of customs in Delhi. 126 more words

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Byebye Peru - hello Ecuador

It was an unusual stay at Chiclayo. Being in a hotel which is full but where only one other paying couple is staying because the mother in law passed away yesterday feels strange. 1,713 more words

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Trujillo to Lambayeque, 1400 years of History

Anne has mentioned that she likes it when I choose a hotel, she looks for price, location and reviews, I pick from the GPS list and hope for the best, which for some strange reason usually is. 984 more words

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