2015


2015 A Year In Review 2
It’s that time of the year when I reflect on my accomplishments in the past 12 months and foresee what I can do to make things even better in the following year. It seems like a cliché, but I feel that 2015 has been one of the best years in my life. I am so more »

2015: A Year in Review


Ride Report: One Day Out of Eighteen - Pacific Coast North 8
I have written and rewritten this post several times in the past few days and have struggled to complete it. Initially, I was going to just give you a day-by-day recount of my second Adventure Cycling Association tour that I co-led down the Pacific Coast from Bellingham, Washington to Eugene, Oregon. Day 7 was where more »

Ride Report: One Day Out of Eighteen – Pacific Coast ...




Ride Report: Oceanside to Kumeyaay Lake Campground 5
I recently completed my Trans Europe bike tour at the end of June and have been jonesing to go on another bike tour. So when it came time to figure out where to take my Los Angeles Self Supported Bicycle Touring MeetUp group for the month of July, I decided to find something in the more »

Ride Report: Oceanside to Kumeyaay Lake Campground





Donau from Romania 1
Osijek, Croatia (June 6, 2015) We had an early jump this morning waking up at 5:30 again to beat the heat. We were packed up, had breakfast in the backyard of the pension, and left the place by 7AM. Our route out-of-town didn’t follow the Euro Velo 6 as our map had a on-road detour more »

Trans Europe Trip: Week 10 (Osijek, Croatia to Divici, Romania)


Budapest Royal Palace 1
Komarom (May 30, 2015) While putting away my tent away in the morning, I found that hidden areas around the tent was covered with bugs that I referred to as earwigs. They even got between my pannier creases. That slowed my packing process as I had to shake them off. A couple ended up in more »

Trans Europe Trip: Week 9 (Komarom, Hungary to Mohacs, Hungary)


Riding in Austria
Mauthausen (May 23, 2015) The familiar sound of rain woke us up in the morning. This time, not as bad as the last time. It was pretty much sprinkling through-out the night and morning before it stopped long enough for us to pack up and move forward on our ride. We found our way back more »

Trans Europe Trip: Week 8 (Mauthausen, Austria to Gyor, Hungary)