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    So, I've just bought an extra long jacket from...

    So, I've just bought an extra long jacket from JTS in Coalville. It's a spot on fit. Unfortunately, due to new regulations regarding CE testing, JTS are currently unsure if they're going to continue...
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    Nice one twizzle. I called Held UK about trousers...

    Nice one twizzle. I called Held UK about trousers and spoke to a helpful lady who gave details of their longer length trousers. I need the same as you and the Held ones have been good and not to...
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    Thanks for all the comments...well, the helpful...

    Thanks for all the comments...well, the helpful ones! 😁

    I've found that Held do some long trousers of which I have a pair.

    Wapping, I agree, long term it is probably worth stumping up the...
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    Their textiles I mean, not Scott Leathers...

    Their textiles I mean, not Scott Leathers themselves.
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    Hideout, that is. I believe Scott Leathers in...

    Hideout, that is. I believe Scott Leathers in Barnard Castle do too but I don't know if they're any good.
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    They do. Unfortunately their pricing structure...

    They do. Unfortunately their pricing structure doesn't quite suit my wallet but it is top notch kit.
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    Kit for Stupidly Tall Riders

    So this is something that's always been a problem for me, at 6'8", finding biking gear that fits well is really difficult. I always had to buy 4/5/6 XL size jackets to get long enough arms, only to...
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    Centre stand buffer refit

    Bit of an odd one this. I've repainted my centre stand but made the mistake of removing the old rubber buffer. I'm now having a real problem installing a new one. I've already broken one so now on my...
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    Yes, I prebook all accommodation. I like to know...

    Yes, I prebook all accommodation. I like to know where I'm going to end up each evening and as I usually have a group of between five and seven guys, it's easier to find suitable hotels in advance.
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    Better late than never: It can get blimmin' hot...

    Better late than never: It can get blimmin' hot in Hungary / Romania etc...during the summer months. It was low to mid thirties every day during our trip, and when kitted up, that's not pleasant....
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    Hi guys, Sorry, not been on here for a while....

    Hi guys,

    Sorry, not been on here for a while. Budapest is definitely worth more time. At least a long weekend. I'd have liked to have seen Timisoara properly and a bit more time in Sibiu.
  12. Bikng in Wales?...Need a hotel?... Try the Cain Valley Hotel in Llanfyllin

    If you're heading to Wales for a weekend's biking then the Cain Valley Hotel in Llanfyllin is a good option. I stayed there last weekend and it proved an excellent base for exploring north and mid...
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    And they provide the straps.

    And they provide the straps.
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    As jetjock says, they have a gang that works its...

    As jetjock says, they have a gang that works its way along the train strapping the bikes down then another one at the other end to untie them. We left them too it as space is pretty tight.

    On...
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    Thanks Dave. The bad weatehr was only the one day...

    Thanks Dave. The bad weatehr was only the one day so that's not bad. Just unfortunate that it was that particular day. Still, the sun shone for the Translpina and as you say, that's by far the better...
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    Cluj was in my early plans, it does look nice,...

    Cluj was in my early plans, it does look nice, but it didn't work with milages, other places and time allowance etc... These things are always a compromise.

    Next year? I dont know yet. Probably...
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    Most welcome:D I've just put my itinerary in...

    Most welcome:D

    I've just put my itinerary in the Eastern Europe Travel Section.
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    Five Days in Romania

    If you've just read my ride report in the Ride Report section and fancy a trip to Romania, here's a link to the info I put together for my trip. The only thing I ask in return is that if you use any...
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    A quick summary Mileage ridden (so not...

    A quick summary

    Mileage ridden (so not including trains) 2458m
    Hours riding 52
    Ave Speed 47mph

    Budget

    Motorail is approx 350 each for a cabin. You get breakfast and a shower, a mini...
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    Day 9 We had a choice. Head to Vienna and have...

    Day 9
    We had a choice. Head to Vienna and have an afternoon there, or have the morning in Budapest. We opted for the latter and decided to take an open top bus tour around the city. Right decision....
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    Day 7 This was to be our last day in Romania...

    Day 7

    This was to be our last day in Romania as we travelled west towards the border town or Oradea. The first few miles were on main roads filled with trucks before we headed onto more scenic...
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    Firstly, apologies for all the typos. I read back...

    Firstly, apologies for all the typos. I read back through my previous posts and there are quite a few! Anyway...

    Day 6

    We woke to an overcast but dry morning. There was no hurry that morning...
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    Thanks for the replies. Once I'm done, I'll do a...

    Thanks for the replies. Once I'm done, I'll do a quick summary of do's, don'ts, hows and how nots etc... I'll also post my itinerary in the travel section under the same title; 'Five days in...
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    Day 5 We woke to see that rain had fallen...

    Day 5

    We woke to see that rain had fallen during the night and a quick look at the forecast revealed that it looked likely to be with us for the whole day. I went for a wander again whilst the...
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    Good o :D

    Good o :D
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