Resting and exploring: Tuscon Last good movie I saw: With My Own Two Wheels For the last 3 days I developed a morning ritual- bask and stretch in the morning sun while listening to the howls and chirps of surrounding wildlife. Here, in Tuscon, it has been a perfect 62 degrees (F) in the mornings.… Continue reading Bikes and Movies
Resting in: Tuscon, AZ Miles on Nov 13= 115 km/ 71 miles Total distanced covered= 171 km/106 mi The alarm sounded off at 5:45 am on Sunday morning of the 13th. The storms were heavy over Casa Grande, so I killed some time going over all the gear that I needed, leaving some items behind. Janet… Continue reading So long, Heaths! Hello ostriches!
It’s 10 am in Tempe, Arizona. Today I will begin my ride, heading south. Today’s destination is Casa Grande, 50 miles south of Tempe. I will stay with Trevor and Janet Heath from Couchsurfing.org. Thank you, Inertia Dewitt and Britta for letting me stay at your apartment, again. Mapping the route, all by myself! AHHH!!… Continue reading on the road again
I got a package in the mail from Mr. Sunshine (Bay Area). Guess what’ is was? Appa-the-dancing-elephant stickers! Marshall and I were trying to get the stickers before our tour. For fun, we share and stick this dancing elephant where ever we are. If you have seen my bike, the frame is almost completely covered… Continue reading sunshine delivery
After a nights sleep, I will be leaving the Brimhall Manor (Britney’s cute name for her home). I expect to do 20 miles to Tempe.. However, I will not be going with Hyojin. So, say you had given up most of your possessions, a home, all for a bike tour of the world, starting with… Continue reading The universe WILL provide
“I haven’t had anything yet… so how can I have some more of nothing?” Britney took Hyojin and I to a “s’mores” party hosted by her friend Mondo at his apartment in Tempe. There were neighbors, ASU grads and folks who grew up in Arizona roasting mallows and drinking beer, conversing with eyes on the… Continue reading S’mores night
Hello world! Well, it’s almost time for me to embark on my journey through Latin America! Currently, I am in Scottsdale Arizona. Here is a look back at my time spent in the U.S: Detroit, MI It was a sad goodbye. Detroit was the bike tour destination in 2010 from San Francisco, CA. I had… Continue reading a look back on U.S. travels