Archive | June, 2008

Getting an Aerostich Roadcrafter Suit!

I’ve been watching eBay for the past 3-4 months looking for Aerostich Roadcrafter suits and I finally lucked out and got one! These suits run for $800 new and with the alterations that I would want it would run me … Continue reading

First Military Checkpoint

About 50 miles into Mexico and starting to get into the rhythm of riding. I was very nervous before I was heading into the border, but my paranoia slowly drifted away and I began enjoying the ride. I’m on my … Continue reading

Geotagged Mexico Trip Photos

I discovered an awesome piece of open source software called Geotag that automatically geotags your photos using a GPX file (a GPS log). So I was able to take the photos from my trip and map them here. It is … Continue reading

Long Way Down Series Disappointed Me

I just finished watching the 6 episodes of “Long Way Down”. Charley Boorman and Ewan McGregor’s second documented motorcycle journey. They started from the northern tip of the UK and traveled 15,000 miles to Cape Town on the southern tip … Continue reading

Hassles at the Mexico Border

I just left the immigration offices at the border and ride my first miles into Mexico. It was like a whole new world after crossing, so I am pretty focused on the road and where I need to be headed. … Continue reading