French Polynesia Population: 294,935 – Thanks for stopping by!


French Polynesia Population: 294,935

 Background
The French annexed various Polynesian island groups during the 19th century. In September 1995, France stirred up widespread protests by resuming nuclear testing on the Mururoa atoll after a three-year moratorium. The tests were suspended in January 1996. In recent years, French Polynesia’s autonomy has been considerably expanded. Continue reading

BMW F800GS & F700GS – WHAT do you think? Enough of a change?


New for 2013, BMW has announced the changes to the 800GS and now the 700GS which will replace the 650GS twin.  The “new” 700 still has an 800cc engine but more HP, 75.  Is this enough of a change to sway potential Triumph 800XC and Roadie buyers?  

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First up the 800GS and the changes.  No different seat option which is what we were hoping for but seems they have made it so it can be lowered.  I for one would not want to lower the 800 but I will need to sit on one to see how my short inseam would fit.  New colours too.

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