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Archive for October, 2005

Getting a Motorbike License

Sunday, October 30th, 2005

When I got back the UK I signed up for the five day direct access course that you can do in order to obtain your full ride any size of bike you want (www.dvla.gov.uk/drivers/rdmcycle.htm). After talking to Chewy and Csaba (the two people I knew had gotten motorbike licences since I have known them) they […]

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Growing the Dream

Sunday, October 23rd, 2005

After New Zealand I was spending a week and half in Malaysia sightseeing and meeting all the Europeans that are out travelling through South East Asia for a six months to a year. I reconcile myself that even though I will be at work on Monday that in nine months time I would be doing […]

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Turning the Dream into Action

Sunday, October 16th, 2005

When I was home in New Zealand for a couple of weeks I realised that even though I had scoffed at my friend Ian when he said that he was going to take a year off to travel roughly every ten years as being too long a time period between, I realised that I haven’t […]

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The Birth of an Idea

Saturday, October 1st, 2005

I saw an advert on gumtree website from a bloke who was looking for people to motorbike from Alaska to Argentina with him. I have long wanted to take six months off work and travel around South America but I have been extremely fortunate to work in a job where I have travelled a fair […]

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