The Arctic Circle – Our final frontier …….

15 Jun

For over a week we had been waiting for the Dalton Highway to re-open after the flooding and finally we were in Fairbanks, the jump off point for the Highway. Jim went off to see Dan Armstrong at Adventure Cycleworks click … Read More »

Alaska at last

5 Jun

  Our trek through Canada has taken us through Alberta, British Columbia and the Yukon, all vast open spaces. Taking the eastern access highway,  2 days riding from Edmonton saw us reach the official start of the Alaska Highway at … Read More »

Time zones, Mexico and the Baja Peninsula

11 May

Firstly, apologies to our readers. This post should have gone up before ‘Culture shock USA – whoops, out of sequence, slap on wrist Jim ! Day 189…30,045 kms (by Jenny) Mexico has 3 time zones. Somehow we missed that bit … 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 »