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Old Feb 4th 2009, 10:53 pm
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I know what you mean about the drive, that is a completely different scene to here in the UK.
The open countryside is another complete opposite, the scenery etc and the views like the Highway running parrel to the Railroad and the Huge trains seem to run the length to the horizon
Its just somethings you need to see first hand!
Th roads are chuffing brill mostly, but dont forget I was pottering around in a car not against the clock or trying to sleep on the bunk while some loon drove us to the gates of hell!!!
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Old Feb 4th 2009, 11:19 pm
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Yep
The roads are open and long but traffic free. In Alberta they arent t bad but in Sas they start to go a bit poorer. I havent been much further East so I cant say what they are like but I was told there they get steadily worse as you go East. Any one wanting to entertain us on the road conditions
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So what was that car before you got ya grubby mits on it Scoob ????
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I reckon it was a Nissan gremmie says Opel not that it matters seen as you killed it
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Originally Posted by dinger24 View Post
Yep
The roads are open and long but traffic free. In Alberta they arent t bad but in Sas they start to go a bit poorer. I havent been much further East so I cant say what they are like but I was told there they get steadily worse as you go East. Any one wanting to entertain us on the road conditions
All i can say is that Alberta has the worst roads i have ever driven on. Roads all over Canada are bad and make British roads seem like billiard tables in comparison.
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All i can say is that Alberta has the worst roads i have ever driven on. Roads all over Canada are bad and make British roads seem like billiard tables in comparison.
Whoa hold on tiger compare the climate here to that of Europe, and especialy the UK,, christ it goes from -50 to plus 40c, so i taking that factor into consideration the roads here are pretty damm good,,,bumby but good
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There is a lack of road marking too!
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Plenty of undertaking too ....
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Yes I have seen that a couple of times in fact I remember asking a local about it when we stopped off, as in is it legal, and he said it happend all the time and in general the cops didnt really bother which I kinda doubted
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Yes I have seen that a couple of times in fact I remember asking a local about it when we stopped off, as in is it legal, and he said it happend all the time and in general the cops didnt really bother which I kinda doubted
I undertook a cop here last year with the truck, he soon woke up. Lucky for me it was the wifeys nieces hubby, we went for a beer afterwards
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Whoa hold on tiger compare the climate here to that of Europe, and especialy the UK,, christ it goes from -50 to plus 40c, so i taking that factor into consideration the roads here are pretty damm good,,,bumby but good
I never said there wasn't a good reason for the bad roads, i am well aware as to why the roads are bad but your argument is like saying we (Leeds) are no longer a premiership team because we are crap and our defense leaks like a sieve, both true but the fact is we are still in league 1.
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I reckon it was a Nissan gremmie says Opel not that it matters seen as you killed it


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Its a nissan something or other, or maybe I should say it was a nissan

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Was it a nissan estate, as it is in one now


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It is a nissan noass 1.2 now!
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I never said there wasn't a good reason for the bad roads, i am well aware as to why the roads are bad but your argument is like saying we (Leeds) are no longer a premiership team because we are crap and our defense leaks like a sieve, both true but the fact is we are still in league 1.
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