The top of South America

26 Mar

  Yesterday, 24th March was another milestone for us; three milestones in one day to be exact. Although this was just a happy coincidence it was exactly 5 months to the day since we departed our home; Jim celebrated his … Read More »

The people you meet – 2 (& info for bikers in Cali, Columbia)

16 Mar

Last November we wrote a blog post entitled ‘The people you meet 1’; we anticipated that we may return to the subject and so we have. There’s a culture within motorcycling of helping other bikers. You get it in Europe … Read More »

The Middle of the World

8 Mar

Ecuador was to provide us with another milestone. We exchanged our 110 horse power for 2 horse power, one each. Jim, feeling like Clint Eastwood but bearing little resemblance other than in his own imagination, took to a horse for … Read More »

Moving on … Ecuador

3 Mar

After 3 days relaxing, mostly horizontal in a hammock, it was time to move on. Reading the guide book and various info on the net it seemed the easiest way across the border into Ecuador was through Macara and this … Read More »