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February 12th, 2011 | Asia

A Day In Jaipur…

©GBWT 2011

February 12th, 2011 | Asia

Ride to Jaipur…

©GBWT 2011

February 11th, 2011 | Asia

Enter: The Dark Destroyer…!!

In order to get things to move along, I put away my free-wheeling Gypsy Biker persona, and called on my flip side for assistance…. Enter: The Dark Destroyer….  (Straight down the centre aisle…!! He doesn’t do stage left….or right for  that matter….!!) D.D. (as some have discovered) comes with a full repertoire of extremely colourful […]

February 9th, 2011 | Asia

Bribe or Bangkok…??

It would seem that in order to get my bike out of Customs, I have to lay some money on, or should I say, “under”, the table… Well…. I’m not prepared to do that…!! I have already spent over $3 000.00 up to this point and I now have to play the “Enough is Enough” […]

February 9th, 2011 | Asia

“Incredible Delays”, more like it…!!

Day three of my wait to get the bike cleared, and still no concrete info on when that might happen…!! My new International Drivers Licence apparently passed the scrutiny of the Customs officer late yesterday afternoon… This is the very first country in which I have been asked to produce this licence, and told that […]

February 8th, 2011 | Asia

“Incredible India”…??

With only a backpack to worry about, and more than eight hours to kill before my flight to Delhi, I wandered along the streets of Dubai, and eventually found myself on the banks of the Creek that spits the city… I took a water taxi from the west bank over to the water-taxi rank near […]