Honda Silver Wing Scooter Forum

Welcome to the home for Honda SilverWing and everyone interested. This is a place to ask questions, share, and learn about the SilverWing and its dedicated riders. Please post an introduction when you join as a sign of Courtesy.
 
HomeCalendarGalleryFAQSearchRegisterLog in
Search
 
 

Display results as :
 
Rechercher Advanced Search
Latest topics
» Silver Wing Colors
by Flyingpanman Today at 05:42

» A hillbilly goes hunting
by exavid Today at 00:13

» Oil Leak at Oil Filter?
by oldwingguy Yesterday at 16:06

» Hard to find a career
by exavid Yesterday at 15:08

» very low mileage engine and trans
by siataukreg Tue 05 Dec 2017, 18:04

» Masks on SW 2001 600cc
by siataukreg Tue 05 Dec 2017, 17:55

» Newbie from UK
by SteveSilverWing Tue 05 Dec 2017, 15:19

» 2014 silverwing for sale
by sootyfanclub Mon 04 Dec 2017, 19:30

» Introducing Myself
by "Hi Yo" Mon 04 Dec 2017, 13:35

» Fork springs
by MadDog Sun 03 Dec 2017, 07:54

Navigation
 Portal
 Index
 Memberlist
 Profile
 FAQ
 Search
free forum
 
Share | 
 

 Hey, Tarmie, old Chum

View previous topic View next topic Go down 
AuthorMessage
KurtPerthWA
Silver Wing Guru
Silver Wing Guru
avatar

Number of posts : 1650
Age : 68
Location : Belmont, Perth WA
Points : 5551
Registration date : 2009-01-19

PostSubject: Hey, Tarmie, old Chum   Sat 23 Mar 2013, 22:24

Fred, Mate,
The scariest place I have ever been is Bali. Thousands of scooters going in all directions, even on the footpaths, wron way on one way streets and mixing it with all the other traffic 24/7.
Walking around was a matter of taking ones life in ones hands, sort of like London (I used to watch "Hazel" and "On the Busses" you know). but much more traffic. Street signs are decorations or can be taken as personal insults by the Indonesians.

The most piognant part of the trip was seeing all the names of the people from all over the world that were killed in the Bali bombings.

The most interesting place was Kintamani, where we descended into the Mt Batu volcanic caldera.



It is a very cheap place to stay, but I am not in any hurry to go back. elephant

Back to top Go down
tarmacburner2
Silver Wing Guru
Silver Wing Guru
avatar

Number of posts : 1101
Age : 63
Location : Cleveleys, Lancashire, England
Points : 3999
Registration date : 2010-03-27

PostSubject: Re: Hey, Tarmie, old Chum   Sun 24 Mar 2013, 08:01

Hello Kurt,

Bali always conjours up images of beautiful beaches, temples in the jungle, oriental and tribal dancing. In fact a very peaceful and relaxing atmosphere. Going by what you have said I think I'll just go to Bognor for the fortnight instead this year! Smile

At least you have made it back to civilisation (or what the Antipodeans think is civilisation).

Was thinking of going out on the Silverwing this weekend, what did the weather do - bloody SNOW! At the moment it is what we call 'Nice behind glass.' Won't be going out next weekend either, Easter weekend on our roads is a nightmare, Sunday drivers having their first drive out of the year and going further than Tesco's carpark.

Cheers,
Back to top Go down
KurtPerthWA
Silver Wing Guru
Silver Wing Guru
avatar

Number of posts : 1650
Age : 68
Location : Belmont, Perth WA
Points : 5551
Registration date : 2009-01-19

PostSubject: Re: Hey, Tarmie, old Chum   Sun 24 Mar 2013, 09:32

Yeah Fred, like you I've been watching too many Bob Hope and Bing Crosby "Road" movies.
Totally unlike what I expected. I reckon Blackpool might be more sanitary.


Your comment :
Sunday drivers having their first drive out of the year and going further than Tesco's carpark.

That's cos Tesco moved the finishin post. I know I know, flogging the dead hor... oops sorry... I mean err...I don't mean to go on and nag... Argghh This is a hurdle ... I can't win! I
Back to top Go down
tarmacburner2
Silver Wing Guru
Silver Wing Guru
avatar

Number of posts : 1101
Age : 63
Location : Cleveleys, Lancashire, England
Points : 3999
Registration date : 2010-03-27

PostSubject: Re: Hey, Tarmie, old Chum   Sun 24 Mar 2013, 16:55

Stop horsing around Kurt, nothing wrong with Tesco's meat pies... the seagulls loved them when I threw the crap onto the garage roof.

Cheers,
Back to top Go down
 
Hey, Tarmie, old Chum
View previous topic View next topic Back to top 
Page 1 of 1
 Similar topics
-
» the New Chum line of reef
» Chum Salmon from River Koppi
» Hints & Tips on Pike Fishing
» Chum dog food
» groundbait

Permissions in this forum:You cannot reply to topics in this forum
Honda Silver Wing Scooter Forum :: General :: General Chat-
Jump to: