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dence was remarkable. On the southern edge of the out- back I rode through South Australia’s vast wineries. Each one felt like grape farming on a massive scale, far sur- passing the size of anything in Europe. Don’t let anyone tell you that the outback is empty. It couldn’t be fur- ther from the truth, and I can’t wait to go back one day. The prospect of becoming a so-called ‘Grey Nomad’ is very appealing … MH We think Mark is a little crazy; he's riding the world's largest production bike around the world, a Triumph Rocket III - 2300cc. In our books that makes him perfect for Traverse. More of Mark's adventures can be found at - www.markholmes.me TRAVERSE 38