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Jupiter’s Travels by Ted Simon

In 1973 Ted Simon set out on a four year journey on his 500cc Triumph T100-P that took him around the world. Tales of his travels were incredibly inspirational for me personally. The book is not merely an account of … Continue reading

Zen and the Art of Motorcycle Maintenance

Zen and the Art of Motorcycle Maintenance combines two of my passions: motorcycles and philosophy. I woke up that day anxious to work on my motorcycle only to realize that I lent my tools to a friend. So I finished … Continue reading

Lois on the Loose

I’ve never enjoyed a motorcycle adventure book as much as Lois on the Loose. Lois Pryce takes us on a journey from Fairbanks, Alaska to Ushuaia, Tierra del Fuego over 8 months and 20,000 miles. This is exactly what I … Continue reading

What’s On My Coffee Table

It takes a really good book to capture my complete attention and actually read it cover to cover before picking up another book. I’m a bit of a scatter brain. To make matters worse I bought a couple more distractions: … Continue reading

Into the Wild

I recently read a blog about a trip two friends of mine took to an abandoned bus in the middle of the Alaskan wild known as “Bus 142.” They were aided by a guide and a vehicle to make it … Continue reading