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Spain is open to tourists since yesterday!

The first lot were Germans, destination Mallorca.


Now I just need to hire a Camel and get out of the sand-dunes to reach an Airport....

Tripoli - Airport destroyed by IDF

Misrata - Only active Airport in Libya

Malta - CLOSED

Tunis - 14 day quarantine or sleep on the floor in that shitty/filthy Transit Room they have.

Istambul - Option 1 (maybe the only option for the time being).

I need to check how the French & the Italians have it worked out. Rome or Paris to Barcelona could be another option.

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If I fitted an inflatable to each side, replaced the back wheel with a paddle wheel and added a snorkel to the inlet manifold........... Oh, never mind :-)
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It's becoming obvious to me that the guys on this forum believe in thinking outside the envelope. So, forget the inflatables and think of skateboards front and back. Change the back tyre to a knobbly and Bob's your uncle. Now, it's 122 miles from Roscoff to Plymouth, so what sort of fuel consumption can I expect cruising at 70mph over water. Will I get there? :-)
Oooohhhh, if I only I could solve the Northbound and Southbound train thing, I think I could answer that.
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