World Tour 2009-2010

Happy April Fools

April 2, 2010 9:31 AM [Original post by Elliot Mogerman] Met up with the Germans and went out for dinner and a movie, Alice in Wonderland 3-d. After a heart felt goodbye and see them soon in the US we went to BMW and organized crating of our bikes for shipping. We left Auckland and …

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My First (And Possibly Last) Blog For The 2009 World Tour Yahoo Group Site

March 27, 2010 1:00 PM [Original post by Michael Cardwell] Starting back in May (2009), Elliot and I have traveled East through Germany, Switzerland, Austria, Slovakia, Hungary, Romania, Moldova, Transnistria (A breakaway part of Moldova & a small unrecognized ex-soviet province of half a million people), Ukraine, Russia, Kazakhstan, Mongolia, Japan, South Korea, Australia, and …

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There’s Never Tea At Tea

March 23, 2010 6:17 AM [Original post by Elliot Mogerman] Made it through the pub crawl without any further furniture incidents. The next day I found information on a big Rugby match going on between the local Christchurch team, The Crusaders, and the Auckland Blues. This longstanding rivalry makes for an interesting atmosphere. So the …

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From Kanuks To Kiwis

March 21, 2010 5:26 PM [Original post by Elliot Mogerman] At the lodge, the next day all the off road bikers went for some rides. I decided to go for a 2 hour hike and run around the lake. However the lake was like 4 km away, so it was pretty much a track to …

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Following The Sunshine

February 21, 2010 5:41 PM [Original post by Elliot Mogerman] In the morning we arrived to the Quarantine area and through a streamlined process, including a checklist, after about 2 hours we got our bikes. The only trouble we had to face was walking a mile from the quarantine area to the customs building. Before …

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New Zealand

February 06, 2010 11:50 AM [Original post by Elliot Mogerman] So how am I supposed to feel now that we have arrived at the last country of our journey? It’s coming to an end in two months and one week. I have made many friends internationally, had so many wonderful experiences, learned that value is …

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Life’s A Beach

February 01, 2010 5:57 PM [Original post by Elliot Mogerman] We arrived at Rick’s home and no one was around so we let ourselves in and stole some free wireless from unknown neighbors to check our emails. Then went to the store and bought some appetizers, they call entrees, and consisted of king’s island brie …

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Get Lost

January 27, 2010 9:09 AM [Original post by Elliot Mogerman] You can never be lost if you have no destination! We had to check out of Rob’s mom’s house today and went over to the BMW dealer to ask about crating options and costs if we need them for New Zealand. For lunch we stopped …

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