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November 04, 2006 GMT - Letter After The Road
The world is a completely different place when you dont have a window in front of you. We tasted the rain, we felt the heat and the cold, we smelled the air and we most certainly saw the sights. It...

November 04, 2006 GMT - Part V - Letters From The Road
We have just pulled off this dark desert highway and have arrived upon a place that the engineering gurus who built these bikes must have dreamt about - Mexico´s Baja Peninsula. A place that even I have dreamt about since...

November 04, 2006 GMT - Part IV - Letters From The Road
Recently I discovered a verse in Death Cab For Cutie´s aptly named and beautifully sung ´Brothers On A Hotel Bed´ that goes something like this: On the back of a motor bike With your arms outstretched trying to take flight...

November 04, 2006 GMT - Part III - Letters From The Road
I am so proud of my dad. This trip is certainly not for the faint of heart. His friends think he's crazy. Hes absolutely killing it. I have seen him maneuver his bike up and down steep grades of washboard...

November 04, 2006 GMT - Part II - Letters From The Road
If you are ever looking for a beautiful, tropical destination to get away from it all, consider Costa Rica´s Nicoya Peninsula. We spent three days in Santa Teresa where I got to see my old friend Tomas Ritchie whom had...

November 04, 2006 GMT - Part I - Letters From The Road
...and so it began. An epic motorcycle odyssey that has been 9 years in the making. A father and his son careening through corners that will span over 9 countries and rougly 10,000 kilometers of road. On steel horses they...

 
 

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