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Crossing the pond

Our last day in the Deep South , a lot of preparation had gone into the packing which meant I had to ride the 35 miles back to the Harley shop in shorts and T shirt, generally a real no … Continue reading

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Universal

Our final full day of the trip and we decided to park the bikes and visit Universal. Needless to say it was damn hot. Rod wore jeans and boots, I shorts and flip flops, guess who started to flag first … Continue reading

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Call that hot! This is hot..

Yesterday’s blog described how hot it was, today multiply that by 2. Rod prepared himself for the heat by covering his face with what looked like toothpaste and then put sunglasses on, he looked like the ill prepared member of … Continue reading

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Hot, damn hot!

It was about 25C as we left Pensacola this morning. Rather than our normal routine of breakfast in the hotel, we rode to a nearby diner and were served a heart attack on a plate.     Our aim was to … Continue reading

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All things Southern

Today we left Louisiana crossed Mississippi, Alabama and arrived in Florida. It was a day of duelling banjos , Dukes of Hazard and lizard Lick all in one day, but back to the start. A Few nights ago as Rod … Continue reading

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Vicksburg to Gamorrah

The morning after the night before brought both headaches and a vague recollection that we had been invited to meet Captain Wheeler at the control station that organises the maritime traffic on the Mississippi river.  A couple of breakfasts and … Continue reading

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Mississippi Hospitality

Rod arrived at breakfast worse for wear from a pollen attack…..seriously our bikes had turned yellow with the pollen, I’ve never seen anything like it. Rods eyes we’re streaming and he was wheezing. After a pep talk from me he … Continue reading

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