Category Archives: Country

Overland motorcycle travel

A German Tourist in Newfoundland

Sherrie dragged me around the whole world to get to Newfoundland, her storm blown home in the North Atlantic. The good news is: We made it.
Then the hard part was to start: Sherrie decided I needed to experience the Newfie way. I became very scared.
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Red tape Cambodia: Head lights are only for police

This post is part of the series Red Tape and Boneheads. Despite beautiful landscapes, the hospitality of strangers, adventures and great riding, an overland traveler also has the privilege to experience the different forms and varieties of red tape that …
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The USA in Signs

We found the US plastered with signs. Here are the best ones.
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Buying & Riding A Motorcycle In South East Asia

Our trip to Austin has been successful! Mango and Opi have had a great time together, we have had a wonderful visit with our friend Nadia, and we finally released Buying and Riding a Motorcycle in South East Asia! It …
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Peektures

We have made it to Austin, Texas to visit a friend, catch up on internet stuff and get our ride asia handbook out! That should be coming out at some point today, but just to show we have not dropped …
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The Reasons Behind Going From Motorcycles To A Van For The Last 3 Months Of Our World Trip

And if you want the short of it, it was financial! If you want the long of it, the newest chasing summer articles is out on why we went from motorcycles to a van.  The first week we regretted nothing …
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Here Comes The Shaggin Wagon

Hello, let me introduce myself. I am THE SHAGGIN WAGON. Not that I have always been. In fact I am more the family guy and have had sort of a normal life until recently. It was rough at some times, …
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Getting Your Dog Into Canada Is Easier Than Getting In A German

We have arrived in BC! Safe and sound with only two things of note. The more amusing of the two happened in Seoul airport. Our flight from Bangkok to Seoul was only 5 hours but it departed at 12 am. …
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Taking Our Dog On An Airplane: Mango Gets Ready To Leave Thailand

Mango has traveled over 2000 kms by motorcycle, he has traveled by ferry, by car, by train and by tuk tuk. But tonight he meets his biggest challenge yet: airplane. This evening we are Canada bound, unfortunately the shortest flight …
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Selling The Bikes In Malaysia

The newest Chasing Summer is out for your reading enjoyment, on my experience selling Temari in Malaysia. Patrick had a slightly easier go of it, but I would not be me if even something as simple as crossing a border …
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