Dream Riding Destination

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Dream Riding Destination

Post by maxriddy » Wed Mar 07, 2018 10:45 am

Hello to All;
If you are travel lover then you must have dream destination which inspiration you riding. Did you have any destination? or dream to travel towards a specific place :?:

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Re: Dream Riding Destination

Post by Brenhden » Wed Mar 07, 2018 11:21 am

I've got lots of dream places but my real dream is having time to do it without having to rush back for work. There have only been a couple of trips where living out of a tent has become normal.

That said I watched an old topgear last night and they went from the Amazon to the Pacific over the Andes, the variety and beauty of the trip was brilliant. That would be awesome.
And now, Harry, let us step out into the night and pursue that flighty temptress, adventure.

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Re: Dream Riding Destination

Post by qcnr » Wed Mar 07, 2018 12:40 pm

It is the journey, not the destination that matters...
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Re: Dream Riding Destination

Post by Africa John » Wed Mar 07, 2018 1:28 pm

When I started reading adventure travel books by Graham Field, Bernard Smith and Elizabeth Beard I wanted to travel to Mongolia and the furthest bit of Russia. Then I watched the fella who walked the Himalayas (Leighton Wood?) and realised I'm probably not tough enough! Also with a young family (9 and 12) but being an old dad (53) with a retirement age of 67 (currently) I'll probably be dead anyway before I get the time

I've done three tours of Western Europe and seen some fantastic scenery and met some brilliant bikers (mainly ABR'ers) a few of whom have become friends. Everything else is UK mainland based so Wales, Yorkshire, Cumbria and Scotland. That's what I can fit in between work and home life and that's what I have to suck the marrowbone of life out of. Still a lot of fun though!

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Re: Dream Riding Destination

Post by vRSG60 » Wed Mar 07, 2018 2:37 pm

Australia attracts me but I know it shouldn't. Probably better off in NZ.
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Re: Dream Riding Destination

Post by nickoff » Wed Mar 07, 2018 5:34 pm

In the 90s I went on a 4800 miles trip in Australia. Brisbane to Darwin and back on a Harley Soft Tail Springer. There was around 18 of us and I had my then 11 year old son on the pillion. We slept rough most nights and got pissed pretty well every night. Great times with good people.

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Re: Dream Riding Destination

Post by herman » Wed Mar 07, 2018 6:32 pm

Anywhere I have not yet been but top of the list is Argentina.
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Re: Dream Riding Destination

Post by gbags » Wed Mar 07, 2018 6:55 pm

Patagonia sounds amazing.

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Re: Dream Riding Destination

Post by Magnon » Thu Mar 08, 2018 12:29 pm

A few years back we travelled down to Cape Town although some of the places along the way (Kenya, Zanzibar, Lake Malawi, Victoria Falls - to list just a few) were better than the final destination.

More conservative these days so my current favourite destination is Le Lavandou, slightly out of season. It’s a good 10 hour ride from here and a lovely place with great fish restaurants.

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Re: Dream Riding Destination

Post by chunky butt » Thu Mar 08, 2018 7:02 pm

Too many at the mo.....but do fancy going east, russia,mongolia, road of bones.....ish

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