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Long Way Round the TV series

If you haven’t seen this series already, the following review may persuade you to check it out. I had already reviewed the book, Long Way Round: Chasing Shadows Across the World a long time ago. I met Miles Walker who … Continue reading

Hate Setting Up Tents? Try Hammock Camping.

I’ve been reevaluating my camping gear setup, and I’ve decided to add a piece of gear that makes it a little easier to setup camp for an evening. I’m using the Henessy Hammock Expedition Edition and so far I’ve been … Continue reading

Bell Star 2010 Helmet Review

I’ve switched over from my trusty Scorpion EXO-700 to the new Bell Star 2010 Helmet. Bell was generous enough to ship one out to me for free (full disclosure). Here are some of the following points I address in this … Continue reading

Why Every Motorcyclist Should Carry a Multi-Tool

Space is always an issue for us when packing tools. After all these years I was surprised that I never bothered to carry some kind of multi-tool with me. Atlas Girl was bright enough to realize this and bought me … Continue reading

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