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Overland Expo 2009

I’m really excited about this weekend. I’m going to the Overland Expo in Prescott, Arizona. There are a bunch of discussions, hands on riding courses and of course a bunch of people waiting to sell you stuff you never thought … Continue reading

Alaska: The Last Frontier

(Photo provided by GroudTruthTrekking) I’ve wanted to ride in Alaska ever since I heard it was possible to do so. I read Against the Wind by Ron Ayers. It never really clicked in my head that there are times of … Continue reading

The Route: Alaska to Argentina and Back

I’ve got maps stuck to the walls and country’s names floating around in my head. I’ve got to make sense of all this by making some preliminary route. This isn’t set in stone, but it’s a place to start. View … Continue reading

Worldwide Motorcycle Travel Preparation

My head spins when I try and comprehend all that goes into preparing for a trip around the world by motorcycle. There are so many facets like, picking the right bike, clothing, camping gear, health considerations, navigation, documenting the trip … Continue reading

Learning to Cook for the Road

Lately I’ve been cooking more. Actually I should say that I’ve altogether started cooking instead of eating out, or eating leftovers from eating out. I have absolutely no cooking sense. “They have yellow onions? I thought they were just white…” … Continue reading