The End of an Era: Santiago, Chile

The End of an Era: Santiago, Chile

Our first morning in Chile was a lovely and hot. We woke up after our day of rain, border crossings, flat tires and crashes. We…

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Bus problems, Dakar and getting robbed: Cusco to Salta and Back

Bus problems, Dakar and getting robbed: Cusco to Salta and Back

I was stuck in Cusco waiting for my clavicle and rib to heal. The Dakar was soon to start and broken shoulder or not, I…

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Motorcycle Minute: The Jugs Recovery in Cusco, Peru

Motorcycle Minute: The Jugs Recovery in Cusco, Peru

There is no video of the crash, but from the photos, road gouges, scratches and missing pieces, I’ve deduced that Jugs did at least one…

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Pin through skin, Phil in Cusco, Peru

Pin through skin, Phil in Cusco, Peru

Time to start the catch up on blogs… From November 18th, when I crashed, to February 12th, 2014 I was based out of Cusco Peru….

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FOR SALE

FOR SALE

It is with a heavy heart and a tear in my eye that I reluctantly announce that Cricket is FOR SALE.     Make and…

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The End of The Road

The End of The Road

We interrupt your regularly scheduled service for a very special announcement:   It’s been a crazy adventure, and we’re both having pretty mixed feelings about…

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An Unlucky Stretch of Road: Crossing into Chile

An Unlucky Stretch of Road: Crossing into Chile

“Calgary!!!” Boomed a loud male voice. I looked up from where I was organising my tank bag and saw two men I’d never seen before…

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Gravel and Grapes: Belen, San Augustin Del Valle Fertil & Mendoza

Gravel and Grapes: Belen, San Augustin Del Valle Fertil & Mendoza

Once again I rode away from Phil with mixed emotions. It felt great to be back on the road heading towards the unknown, but Phil…

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"Señor Stabby", my irritating clavicle pin, removed in Bolivia

“Señor Stabby”, my irritating clavicle pin, removed in Bolivia

Just a quick update before I hit the road south. Had one of my two pins removed today, the one that had been causing me…

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