Germany to Romania in next to no time

22 Sep

Having made the decision to get a move on to Romania to give ourselves time to travel the country properly we exited Cottbus in Germany on a major road heading straight into Poland. To make up for the day lost … Read More »

Quite a week…. Colombia to Panama

8 Apr

Our last week in Colombia was spent in the atmospheric city of Cartagena. The old historic and preserved quarter rubs shoulders with the not so well preserved quarter of Getsemani, which we had made home for the week. It was … Read More »

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 »