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Nepal Enfield and Vintage Riders Reunion #499021
07/25/13 8:30 pm
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Al Eckstadt Offline OP

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Brief article in Motorcycle Classics online:

Motorcycle Classics online

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Re: Nepal Enfield and Vintage Riders Reunion [Re: Al Eckstadt] #499076
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Reminds me of the time I was riding on the Himalayan roads in Nepal, a great experience I will never forget.
However, not on a Enfield, but on a 250cc Honda CB72.

Last edited by Peter R; 07/26/13 7:07 am.

Peter.
1974 Commando 850
1972 Trident T150T
1961 Goldie DBD34
1969 Benelli 250 sport special
Re: Nepal Enfield and Vintage Riders Reunion [Re: Al Eckstadt] #499083
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When was that, Peter?
I think I remember seeing a website with that story.
Did you publish?


Ger B

Re: Nepal Enfield and Vintage Riders Reunion [Re: Ger B] #499129
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Originally Posted By: Ger
When was that, Peter?
I think I remember seeing a website with that story.
Did you publish?


Ger, The website you have seen was not mine.
This trip with the Honda was back in 1978, long before the internet was invented. The bike was rented in Kathmandu.
I've been back several times to Nepal after that first trip, that country changed a lot over the years, unfortunately not always for the better.
The natural scenery however, is second to none.
Now I read they even have a small classic bike scene over there. bigt


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