Man!!! Have I seen some amazing potential rides here in S. Africa. Unfortunately, I'm in a little pickup. But the Eastern and Western Capes are definately crawling with adventure riders. Mostly BMWs, KTMs, and Honda Africa Twins. But I have seen a few KLRs, and Triumph Tigers. And even a couple V-Stroms. There's a couple Hondas that I'm not sure whether they're available in the States, but it looks like if would be a great competitor to the Strom I've settled on. I they're called a Varadero and Transalp.
Can't wait to get home and go riding, and definitely am going to plan on riding Africa one day.
Here's the next installment of the S. Africa travel blog I started with more photos for those interested.
"My last day in Cape Town was just picture perfect, and one of those completely pleasant days you get to experience every once in a blue moon... one of those days where everything just goes right and it makes all the usual travel hassles seem worthwhile.
It started with a delightful walk through the Company's Gardens, and because there was a film crew shooting there... evidently the police had cleared out all the junkies and glue sniffers..."
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