All posts under America 2015

Xilitla

Edward James's Pozas

  I left Tolantongo after a great couple of nights, leaving at 9 am after a decent breakfast and packing up. GPS again giving me false readings telling me 4 hours to destination. Keep in mind the drive was just under 300km but through various mountain passes.  Up and down[…]

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Xilitla and onto Tucson

Xilitla and onto Tucson Foreword This is a lot of distance covered, and despite a day stop over in San Luis Potosí, the actual time stopped between Xilitla and onto Tucson was minimal. My feeling toward Mexico at this point was wearing thin and I couldn’t wait to be back[…]

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Tucson and onto Phoenix

Tucson and onto Phoenix Foreword My rhythm of travel changed once I had crossed the US/Mexican border. I felt I was more able to catch my breath (despite it being unbearably hot). Leaving the warmth of Ron in Tucson and his great hospitality. I’ll remind you of my intentions when leaving[…]

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Phoenix onto Flagstaff

Prelude to Phoenix onto Flagstaff This post is about the 6 days between Phoenix onto Flagstaff and the adventures on the way. Let me remind you, it had been very hot, and made venturing out of the air-condition comfort very challenging.  I guess that’s my only excuse for not going[…]

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Flagstaff, Grand Canyon and Beyond

Preface Flagstaff, Grand Canyon and Beyond I’m very conscious that it is almost a year later that I’m writing these blog posts, keep in mind the memories aren’t very current but seeing the photographs and videos I’m having memories flood back to me. Flagstaff I left Flagstaff after a few[…]

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Page onto Moab

Prelude to Page onto Moab Well ladies and gentlemen, it is exciting to share with you this next part of my adventure.  It has taken me a very long time to come round to writing it but I hope you enjoy the text and the photos as I share my journey[…]

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June in Moab

June in Moab Continuing from my last blog post (which got quite long).  I spent the end of June in Moab, and my experience from the year before was quite different!  I made lots of friends, I got to do lots of activities and there was a strange tension in[…]

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Moab onto Silverton

Moab onto Silverton

Following my earlier post, I moved from Moab onto Silverton to meet Gabby for 4th of July. It was reminiscent of the journey from the year before, but in reverse and the weather more in my favour. Moab As previously mentioned: the Brexit election ruined my savings. I was now left[…]

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Silverton onto Grant

Horizons Unlimited Before leaving Mexico, I decided I wanted to make a presentation at a Horizons Unlimited event.  I planned to do Colorado as it favoured where I’d best prefer to be to make a presentation. The distance from Silverton onto Denver was very little, however, I wanted to check[…]

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From Grant onto Cheyenne

Grant onto Cheyenne

From Denver I returned to Grant to do my presentation with Horizons Unlimited.  While I could and maybe should have done a presentation about my rad amazing extreme ADVENTURE on a 250.  I chose a far more humble and left field with the subject: Yoga for Motorcycles. Yoga for motorcyclists is[…]

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Cheyenne, Badlands and Back!

Cheyenne, Badlands and back!

From Cheyenne, Gabby and I headed for South Dakota.  From our experience, I can tell you straight up that the east side of Wyoming is incredibly boring. Medowie grasslands for as far as the eye can see in every direction.  When you’re travelling at 50 mph (90 km/h) the distance is interminable.  Thankfully[…]

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From Boulder onto Moab

Boulder onto Moab

Map of Boulder unto Moab Boulder After leaving Tom in Cheyenne the previous day, Gabby and I made our way to Boulder. We met Gabby’s friend Kevin and stayed with him for a few days. Kevin was certainly an interesting character, both full of “witty puns” / “dad jokes” and[…]

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