Click for a larger version of this image. Jeremy on the F650 ready to roll.

Jeremy on the F650 ready to roll.

Riding the Panamerican is the realisation of a dream which floated around in my head since I was 17 lying on the beach in Sumner. After 10 years working for Agfa it was high time for a change, and the chance for some self indulgence before settling down back in Kiwiland. Someone once said to me I was an extremely lucky man, in that unlike many others with lofty ideas, I had the chance to realise it, and for that I'm truly thankful.

August 24, 2002 GMT
14. Mexico, 1 Tequila 2 Tequila 3 Tequila FLOOR !

On the advice of Brit bikers John & Annette I took the option of the Mesilla border between Guatemala and Mexico, apparently there would be less traffic and less hassles. It was so easy in fact, I passed through immigration and customs with doing anything, told instead to handle the paperwork at the next place 4km's down the road...

So there it was, I'd just entered Mexico without a trace.....

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September 18, 2002 GMT
15. America Part 1, Tag team wild cow milking ...

As I left Mexico I checked out my bike as the signs instructed, but as hard as I looked there was nowhere to exit immigration. I guess I'll have to live with the fact that some Mexican official is after my butt as an overstayer....

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16. America Part 2, Hotter than ever...

Against recommendations I set forth to the frypan of Death Valley, hoping to experience the hottest of what nature could throw at me. As luck would have it however, my desire to experience two wheeled evaporation was thwarted by a coolish day of 104° F (40° Celcius)

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November 06, 2002 GMT
17. Canada - fresh salmon anyone ?

Meeting up with the guys from Finca Magdelena was a blast, as the travellers code of hospitality proved itself again...

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May 11, 2003 GMT
18. Alaska - Deadhorse or bust!

Having convinced Rob he may as well go as far north as possible – we set forth like madmen on a mission towards the top of Alaska, aiming to get there before we froze on route.

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