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    Episode 14

    17 minutes long. Moquegua Peru to Arica in Chile, 216kms of desert, lonely shrines, escaped murderers & bombs


    https://youtu.be/nrv_M__wZKM
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    Re: Short Circuiting South America

    Episode 13, eleven minutes long, Arequipa to Moquegua via the desolate Chala region:
    https://youtu.be/EqOfY2yu43I
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    Re: Short Circuiting South America

    New 11 minute video, Day 3, Puno to Arequipa:


    https://youtu.be/juKaaJM1_SQ
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    Re: Short Circuiting South America

    Hi Bikerdoc, I am glad you enjoyed it!
    I said it looked "half abandoned", because it wasn't locked up and some of its cables were just hanging loose. Having spent around 20 years in South America,...
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    Re: Short Circuiting South America

    Day 2 didnt exactly go according to plan...
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    https://youtu.be/sQd9nHO7EqU
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    Short Circuiting South America

    Day one and first 390 kms of what ended up being an epic 8 year, 86,457 km motorbike odyssey. I leave urban Cusco in drizzling rain on my brand new Chinese bike in the company of Angelo, an...
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    Re: The day I got my bike blessed

    New episode, only 17 minutes long. This was the day before I set off for Patagonia on my brand new bike. Also a bit about how the Incas sacrificed children, ironically in the main plaza, there is a...
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    Re: The day I got my bike blessed

    New episode, only 14 minutes long
    https://youtu.be/8g342Np2s40
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    The day I got my bike blessed

    The day I got my Chinese bike blessed by a Catholic priest in Peru. The idea was suggested by my guide and moto mechanic Angelo, he got his bike blessed as well. It was actually only the first and...
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    Re: La Guajira Colombia

    here is another video, same bike, same rider, a few years later

    https://youtu.be/HC0k99hRA8s
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    Re: Hello from Peru

    Im still stuck here, in the same hostel. Airfares back to Australia are non-existant and the ones from USA cost more than a KTM! But I like Peru so no rush, at the moment at least. Here is a trailer...
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    Re: Hello from Peru

    Hola, I bought a Ronco Demolition 250 in 2011, rode it all around every country in South America until 2020, finishing just before the pandemic began, clocking up over 80,000kms. I am slowly posting...
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    Re: La Guajira Colombia

    a later episode, much later like several years later, but same bike, riding north in the middle of Brazil
    https://youtu.be/MQMmirCY83I
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    Re: La Guajira Colombia

    16041

    A few kms later I met this pilgrim, carrying a cross, living off alms, walking from Chimbote to Lima.


    ps main index of the blog here http://www.madaru.net/moto_madaru_index.html
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    Re: La Guajira Colombia

    But I made it to Punta Pariņas, Peru16016
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    Re: La Guajira Colombia

    Not having much luck... fell foul in only 8 inches of sand drift near Punta Pariņas.16014
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    Re: La Guajira Colombia

    Seen on the PanAmericana Vieja a few days ago... 16012
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    Sticky: Re: Your Chinese Dual sport picture thread

    My Ronco "Demolition 250" - bought new in Peru in 2011, has a Shineray engine:

    http://www.madaru.net/wpThumbnails/PuntaGallinas/R1172057%20-%20Copy.JPG

    Blog about my adventures here

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    Re: La Guajira Colombia

    Hi Leandro, thanks for the invite! I have already ridden in Argentina, here is my bike in the town of Rafaela:

    http://www.madaru.net/wpThumbnails/day145/R0058141_resize.JPG

    I want to go back,...
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    La Guajira Colombia

    I just got back from La Guajira, its absolutely beautiful. Watch those sandy patches though! The trip to the northernmost point, Punta Gallinas, was difficult because I took the wrong trail, but man,...
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    Sticky: Re: Your China Moto Blog... Roll Call!

    Motorcycle adventures in South America on a Chinese enduro - Shineray 250
    http://www.madaru.net/week1.htmlhttp://www.madaru.net/wpThumbnails/PuntaGallinas/R1172723.JPG
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