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    Brilliant. My sat nav at the weekend decided that while driving along a motorway, I should exit at the juntion, do a complete lap of the roundabout and then re-join the motoroway!

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    If you asked for directions from San Francisco to London it used to tell you to swim across the Atlantic Ocean... disabled now

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    Quote Originally Posted by powdarrmonkey View Post
    If you asked for directions from San Francisco to London it used to tell you to swim across the Atlantic Ocean... disabled now
    yeah i remember that - any location that was across the ocean it would tell you to swim for x amount of distance

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    Someone, posting a page on Flickr.com, planning to cycle from Land's End to Thurso has found an alternate route:

    Link: Land's End to Thurso
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    I love the use of Shetland there (where I am from) lol so you take the boat from Aberdeen to Shetland rather then the Aberdeen to Orkney route lol.

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