Tuesday, September 19, 2017

Day 3 - Nagpur to Jhansi






Last night was great night driving, then the rains, then the road became pot holes of mud and rocks, and then -- just as we found good paved roads again -- the engine stopped.  Today was better, until it wasn't.


Day 2 - Hyderabad to Nagpur; riding into the night



Riding at night can be amazing; quiet dark roads, the hum of the engine, and the brisk night air. It's tranquil, magical even -- until you run out of road.

Saturday, September 9, 2017

Day 1 -- We endured


We didn't get off to a great start. We'd been working (not on this but rather our business) right up until 2:AM the day of the ride. With about 2 1/2 hours of sleep Nihanth and I got up, got ready, took too long to load our gear, and then ...

Monday, September 4, 2017

Last Thoughts Before We Ride


With 48 hour before we set out on our epic 30 day motorcycle trip to the Himalayas and beyond, with all the scheduling and procurement behind me, I'm left with a moment of calm to reflect.