Faizal’s 4 day tour of Malaysia


The plan today is breakfast at the Hotel with Trevor, who will stay here another night and then the  rest of us will head to the border. It is 60 km down the 4 south to the border zone and we left at 930 (1030 in Malaysia).… Read the rest

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Thailand-Finally headed south


We had planned 228 km south to the east coat beach town of Hua Hin despite the poor forecast.

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The first 100 km to get past and away from Bangkok took over 2 hours and we stopped for a break from the 32 degree heat and the steady stream of traffic.… Read the rest

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YSS Suspension


Today is a big day as we are headed to YSS Suspension for our 10 am appointment. It is 112 km and google says 1 hr 35 min, but despite that we left at 0730 and with traffic we arrived just after 930.… Read the rest

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Thailand- Phew that was easy


It is 253 km (4 hours) to the border and we have changed our plan to try and cross today instead of tomorrow. We usually do not do a border with a long drive on either side, but after the other guys only took and hour to get across we will try for it.… Read the rest

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Cambodia’s Siem Reap and South


We had a 6 hours lie down bus ride back to Ha Noi and then a taxi to our hotel near the airport. We had been booked by the travel agent in a 3* hotel, but the rooms smelled like dead bodies.… Read the rest

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Vacationing in Vietnam


We had a lazy day for once as the flight was not until 8 pm. We had Kyle’s usual Tuk tuk guy Uncle Nan pick us up at Beatnik  Bar and drive us to the airport.


It is just 90 minutes to Ha Noi, but it took almost twice that to get our Visas and get thru immigration once we got there.… Read the rest

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Cambodia Chaos


We set out at 9 for the very straight 13S south to the border in Cambodia in 176 km. We stopped just before to spend our last Kip on gas.

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We are a bit sad to leave Laos and the people who are soft spoken and very friendly, the riding is fantastic, and the food is good.… Read the rest

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Love’n it in Laos!

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The team splits up temporarily today as Trevor and the Swede go south and WWR heads north. We are going 234 km north and then east to Phonsavan.

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We initially had a 57 km back track to Kasi and then we continued north on the 13N.… Read the rest

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Lulu is back in Action in Laos

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The ride from the Chinese to the Laos border is paved and mostly downhill.

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You park at the immigration building and go inside. Here you fill in an entry card and stand in the first line for a passport check. Next you fill out a visa application form.… Read the rest

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No more Dilly Dali We Need To Get Out Of CHINA

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Today we have just 180 km to “The Ancient City of Dali” The road except for the last 45 km in toll and though motorcycles are allowed, pillions are not so it is the van for Sara for most of the day.… Read the rest

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