Now GPS - do you need one
sid.young at gmail.com
Wed Oct 15 19:56:12 PDT 2008
If your map disintegrates then you need a magnetic tank bag with a clear
plastic map cover - very handy!
On Thu, Oct 16, 2008 at 12:43 PM, The Masons <masonjs at nrtco.net> wrote:
> You guy are missing 1/2 the fun of travelling--being lost. I've got no
> GPS. I've got maps, sometimes I don't have maps. Sometimes my maps
> disintegrate in the rain (August 08 Maine). Sometimes I'm semi lost. I go
> into info stops. They are usually manned by seniors. They are the most
> helpful and courtious people I have met. If I've got 1/2 a tank of fuel
> and am on an asphalt road in North America I can't be any more than 50 km
> (30miles) from more fuel. I usually ask directions. I meet the locals.
> They tell me where to eat, they tell me of decent lodgings (except in Truro
> NS). It helps me learn and tolerate. It makes my ride.
> My ride my time well spent Jim
"Classic Japanese Motorcycle Restoration Site"
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