Day 4 – Ride, Rest, Reflect, Repeat

Today I woke up feeling fresh. Not only did I rest up yesterday, but I also experienced one of my favorite motorcycle rides ever – granted, I’m no expert, but it’s still a milestone for me. Time seems to be passing very quickly, and I must confess that days are starting to meld together. ThoughtsContinue reading “Day 4 – Ride, Rest, Reflect, Repeat”

Day 2 – Riding The Ridge

Woke up at around 8:00 and Raz had already made coffee and was baking some delicious cinnamon bun rolls. He had mentioned that the Blue Ridge Parkway was just up the road from his house and offered to take me there and show me around after bfast. Raz has a very interesting job working asContinue reading “Day 2 – Riding The Ridge”

The Plan: Escaping Liberty in search of Freedom

Happiness. A word full of words, an emotion trapped within a smile, a glint of light reflected on the subtle wrinkles of our eyes, a deep rooted tickle, so difficult to grasp. – D.L.C.L. I’m not really sure where it all began, probably after watching Che’s Motorcycle Diaries and discussing it with a couple ofContinue reading “The Plan: Escaping Liberty in search of Freedom”

XT250: The Mighty Yamaha

I am no expert rider, as a matter of fact I’ve been riding for only 2 years and the Mighty 2014 Yamaha XT250 is my first bike. That being said, it’s not hard to conclude that this baby is an awesome, light weight, powerful, fun and dynamic bike, packed in 250cc ‘s of moto-adventure wrath. ThisContinue reading “XT250: The Mighty Yamaha”