Reflecting back on a year On this day, one year ago, I left my friend Inertia’s apartment on my road bike and Bob trailer, and cycled off towards the end of the world. Today I am in Fortuna, Costa Rica. How did I begin? Did I start alone? Was I scared? It was Summer of… Continue reading One Year
Pura Vida! A Costa Rican expression.. kinda like Calidad… It means “Pure Life” and in any positive circumstance, greeting and farewell. The four cyclist arrived in San Carlos by river taxi after their adventures in El Castillo, but only 3 left to cross the Costa Rican border that morning. Karen, Mike and Paul picked up… Continue reading Pura Vida!
Paul and I parted ways since the 3rd of November. Together, we shared seven months, in Central America. Paul, thank you. We shared a wonderful time on the road together and a unique friendship. Thank you, for your patience as you taught me Spanish. Thank you, for taking my hand through new journeys into the… Continue reading Paul
First experiences: Hiking an ultra-peak, camping under a truck, diving, getting a hotel with Paul since we began riding, talking on a radio show, cycling with Canadians, and seeing a sloth in the wild. After nearly six months in Mexico, and four months in Belize, crossing the rest of Central America was fast, even though… Continue reading Small Countries, Big Adventures