Headed north to ride the Motu Road

Before I left had a great conversation with the front deck woman at the hotel. About life, adventure and some deep sharing. These are the things that make travel really worthwhile. I'm was headed out to ride an "adventure" route to the north called the Moto Road, so...

Napier to Gisbourne

Had my rest in Napier and enjoyed the pool and exploring the town. Rolled out the next morning along the coastline toward Gisbourne. Weather was cloudy with bit of mist. Appreciating the road signs. Arrived Gisbourne early afternoon in the rain. Was able to book into...

2024 Headed to North Island of NZ

January 6th I fly back up to North Island.The reason being, another ADVrider I met back in 2013 - has loaned me his older 1150GS that is there. As the Moto community does, Another Advrider that olds the GS drove up to Auckland to pick me up and bring me back to the...

December 30th, 2023. Chapter unfolding!

12/19 What a day already. Long story but was delayed getting my online NZeTA visa confirmation. I was late in getting online to submit the documentā€¦. Caused myself lots of extra stress. Was not sure they would let me on the flight. But perservenceā€”ā€” it arrived on my...

Headed north to ride the Motu Road

Before I left had a great conversation with the front deck woman at the hotel. About life, adventure and some deep sharing. These are the things that make travel really worthwhile. I'm was headed out to ride an "adventure" route to the north called the Moto Road, so...

Napier to Gisbourne

Had my rest in Napier and enjoyed the pool and exploring the town. Rolled out the next morning along the coastline toward Gisbourne. Weather was cloudy with bit of mist. Appreciating the road signs. Arrived Gisbourne early afternoon in the rain. Was able to book into...

2024 Headed to North Island of NZ

January 6th I fly back up to North Island.The reason being, another ADVrider I met back in 2013 - has loaned me his older 1150GS that is there. As the Moto community does, Another Advrider that olds the GS drove up to Auckland to pick me up and bring me back to the...

December 30th, 2023. Chapter unfolding!

12/19 What a day already. Long story but was delayed getting my online NZeTA visa confirmation. I was late in getting online to submit the documentā€¦. Caused myself lots of extra stress. Was not sure they would let me on the flight. But perservenceā€”ā€” it arrived on my...

Headed north to ride the Motu Road

Before I left had a great conversation with the front deck woman at the hotel. About life, adventure and some deep sharing. These are the things that make travel really worthwhile. I'm was headed out to ride an "adventure" route to the north called the Moto Road, so...

Napier to Gisbourne

Had my rest in Napier and enjoyed the pool and exploring the town. Rolled out the next morning along the coastline toward Gisbourne. Weather was cloudy with bit of mist. Appreciating the road signs. Arrived Gisbourne early afternoon in the rain. Was able to book into...

2024 Headed to North Island of NZ

January 6th I fly back up to North Island.The reason being, another ADVrider I met back in 2013 - has loaned me his older 1150GS that is there. As the Moto community does, Another Advrider that olds the GS drove up to Auckland to pick me up and bring me back to the...

December 30th, 2023. Chapter unfolding!

12/19 What a day already. Long story but was delayed getting my online NZeTA visa confirmation. I was late in getting online to submit the documentā€¦. Caused myself lots of extra stress. Was not sure they would let me on the flight. But perservenceā€”ā€” it arrived on my...

Headed north to ride the Motu Road

Before I left had a great conversation with the front deck woman at the hotel. About life, adventure and some deep sharing. These are the things that make travel really worthwhile. I'm was headed out to ride an "adventure" route to the north called the Moto Road, so...

Napier to Gisbourne

Had my rest in Napier and enjoyed the pool and exploring the town. Rolled out the next morning along the coastline toward Gisbourne. Weather was cloudy with bit of mist. Appreciating the road signs. Arrived Gisbourne early afternoon in the rain. Was able to book into...

2024 Headed to North Island of NZ

January 6th I fly back up to North Island.The reason being, another ADVrider I met back in 2013 - has loaned me his older 1150GS that is there. As the Moto community does, Another Advrider that olds the GS drove up to Auckland to pick me up and bring me back to the...

December 30th, 2023. Chapter unfolding!

12/19 What a day already. Long story but was delayed getting my online NZeTA visa confirmation. I was late in getting online to submit the documentā€¦. Caused myself lots of extra stress. Was not sure they would let me on the flight. But perservenceā€”ā€” it arrived on my...