Doris Wiedemann–Amazing ADV rider


Doris Wiedemann – Winter Trip to Prudhoe Bay 2009 Thanks to Richard M.  Fellow Blogger for pointing me to this site. R1Sjaak and Doris Wiedemann arriving on Prudhoe Bay in winter after a 16.000 km. ride on two motorcycles. http://www.reismotor.nl Attican Pass and Deadhorse on two motorcycles at -35 Celsius http://www.reismotor.nl R1 Sjaak and Doris […]

TOUGH & RUGGED & WATERPROOF POINT & SHOOT CAMERA COMPARISON


Tough and Rugged Point-and-Shoot Cameras By Allan Weitz Published Wed, 2011-11-09 16:40 We recently bought a Panasonic Ts3 camera after learning on our summer 2011 Adventure that sometime regular cameras might not be durable enough for on the fly one handed shots.  I eventually started to take pictures while riding and really proved to be […]

BRIDGE CAMERA LINE UP–Reasonably Priced Big Zoom Cameras


Bridge Camera Roundup By Allan Weitz Published Fri, 2011-11-18 12:35 B&H Photo, where this info was obtained – click here!  Great website Despite the growing availability of some impressively small mirrorless digital-camera systems, the market for bridge-style cameras continues to hold its own. If you think about it, it’s kind of cool to know you […]

YAMAHA Y125 MOEGI CONCEPT


Got this great info from a new friend we made while in Anchorage this summer on our Alaskan Adventure.  Gary and his wife Deb practically saved us from being homeless while we waited in Anchorage for the Triumph Tiger’s that we were riding to get “fixed” after experiencing stalling issues for 1000’s of kilometers.  While […]

THE WORLD MAP – This is where you are!


Every day we get updates since I added this little map widget to our BLOG….it is wicked to see when and where people check in.  Where are you on the map?  Click to enlarge the pictures. Once again Cheryl and I thank everyone for keeping this BLOG alive! Since October 28th, 2011

Reminder-Where in the WORLD are you FROM?


We are getting hits on the BLOG from all over the world…if you get the chance please comment on the first “sticky” post and let us know who you are and where you are from.  I can see Africa, Asia, Great Britain, South America, South Pacific, North America and more on our map.  Check in […]

CUSTOM TRIUMPH TIGER 800XC??????


If this is true from the Triumph Facebook page and also thanks to markbvt & walker from the Triumph Tiger 800 Forum, then I know Cheryl & I waited for a reason to see what Triumph would do with this great bike.  Now…did they or will they add handlebar controls and ambient temperature with on/off […]

ESSENTIAL FIX-IT STUFF–THINGS FOR YOUR MOTORCYCLE


FI-PIG, Gorilla Tape, and WD-40: Essential fix-it stuff Thursday, November 17, 2011 I would like an expert opinion about assembling a selection of adhesives, chemicals, and other products most useful for overland vehicle field repair issues such as cracked hoses, radiators, or fuel lines, and for replacing gaskets, joining metal or plastic pieces, sealing electrical […]

CHANGE AT TOP OF THE WORLD


This is a video not only depicting possible climate change in the Arctic but also opening a portal into the lives of the Inuit people, how they feel about their land and wildlife, as well as their culture.  This is truly a well done “documentary” covering so many issues but at the same time you […]

KRIEGA FORKS SEAL COVERS

KRIEGA FORKS SEAL COVERS


One of the best investments we made for our trip this past summer was buying fork seal protectors.  For $25 these little things can save you a lot of inconvenience.  Although we have no proof that using fork seal covers worked, I guess you can say since we never had any issues perhaps they did. […]

PROPS TO THIS COP


Sorry to post again back to back but is this an amazing display of riding skills?  An over 700 pound bike?  This cop, and by the way I am partial to cops as I live with one…handles his Harley like a bicycle.  Props To This Cop Can’t seem to figure out how to post a […]

NEW 2012 KTM ADVENTURE ABS (R) | PREVIEW


We have always been intrigued by the KTM bikes and their rugged ADV looks but as far as a bike for us and our riding they are a bit over kill.  Sure is a great ADV bike and from everything we read while comfort may be lacking on the pavement, this is a great choice […]

CHRISTINI ALL WHEEL DRIVE MOTORCYCLES

CHRISTINI ALL WHEEL DRIVE MOTORCYCLES


Okay, all you techie guys and gals out there…what do you think or make of an All Wheel Drive motorcycle?  They look like a normal bike….what does the jury think of this technology?  Does it make any sense?  I mean we do have All Wheel Drive Cars right? Christini’s patented mechanical All Wheel Drive system […]

Earth | Time Lapse View from Space, Fly Over | NASA, ISS by Michael König


A little break from the motorcycle action so if you get the chance take a look at this beautiful and creative video!! As always best in wide screen and HD   Time lapse sequences of photographs taken by Ron Garan, Satoshi Furukawa and the crew of expeditions 28 & 29 onboard the International Space Station […]