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Old 11-15-10, 10:00 AM   #1
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Interesting Article on Travel from Cape Town South Africa to Mecca, Saudi Arabia

I have a tendency to read news from a variety of sources, some off the usual beaten path, and ran across this article on Al Jazeera's news page.

Two fellas decide to make the Hajj on bikes:

http://english.aljazeera.net/indepth...257862785.html

According to what I found on the web, straight line distance is over 4,000 miles. Talk about a pilgrimage to remember for a lifetime!
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cool story. thanks for posting!
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