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Slimbo has tea with Bin Ladens Brother
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His meanderings take him all over the shop and to many places where you wont get travel insurance. From Europe to Nepal, Simon discovers what an amazing world we live in, and as an accomplished illustrator eventually published an alternate travelogue of his journey. His illustrations bring alive the narrative and compliment the photos in Tea With Bin Ladens Brother like no other motorcycle travel book.

If you want to listen to Simon chatting to Slimbo then head on over to www.bikerfm.co.uk Wednesday night (8th Feb) from ten until midnight

And I suppose we'd better mention that the Slimbo Adventure Motorcycle Show is in association with ABR magazine.

 

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