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central highlands - motorbike taxi? and on to quy nhon

Posted by fishtails04 on 30/1/2008 at 12:22

from what i can gather the places up the coast from saigon are all really overtouristed (correct me if i'm wrong, as i could do with a good quiet beach if i can find one!) so i'm thinking of going up to dalat and on as far as pleiku then turning right and heading for Quy Nhon, which sounds a little quieter. I was thinking of hiring a motortaxi driver in dalat for a day to cover the area around dalat as far as buon ma thuot, and then overnighting there, and getting a bus to pleiku next day and t ...

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Guided 5 day Motorbike/Scooter Tour- Departs Chiang Mai ~Feb 1 - anyone want to join the fun?

Posted by motogirl on 5/1/2008 at 14:16

Some of you may be interested in joining me in Nth Thailand for a motorbike Tour.. around 1-7 feb, leaving from Chiang Mai. It will be really cheap, consider bike hire/petrol/accom/food + less than $USD 20 per day for the tour-guide! He is a guesthouse owner in Chiang Mai and currently 5 of us are sharing the cost-- the more people that join in, the cheaper (and more fun!) it will work out ;) Send me a msg if your keen No email solicitations pls ...

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95' MINSK Motorbike in HANOI

Posted by giladmel on 18/12/2007 at 12:17

For Sale - 95' MINSK Motorbike - The great Soviet legend * Best way to see all those real 'Off the Beaten Track' places! * Save Money - No rip off 'Tour Guides', no Tuk-Tuks needed! * Meet the 'Real People' - Has been a real conversation starter, locals are always interested and chat... * Zip around to find good Accommodation in minutes (No More carrying Heavy Bags!). * Excellent fuel economy ~20-25 KMs per Litre (depending on Terrain & Baggage weight). ...

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motorbike riding: tours, hiring & finding ride buddies!

Posted by motogirl on 18/11/2007 at 20:23

I am heading to thailand in Jan 08. Just wondering if it is necessary to pre-book tours? Converting from british pounds to aus dollars makes a week tour like $1500!! Are there local travel agents who can book a group ride/tour around thailand? Also, any other riders plan on being in thailand around mid jan next year? ...

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Hire motorbike and return elsewere

Posted by momo on 5/12/2006 at 12:08

hello, I'd like to hire a motorbike (100cc is fine) in Vang Vieng och Vientianne and return it further south, maybe Pakse. Does anyone know if that is possible, and in that case, where, what company etc.? Thanks! ...

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Motorbike rentals in Laos

Posted by hnldock on 7/8/2006 at 11:06

What's the deal re renting motorbikes in Laos? ...

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