Archive for December, 2009
Transamazonica… The Motion Picture?

Transamazonica... The Motion Picture?

December 18, 2009 by 5 Comments

Speilberg and the Coen Brothers haven’t come knocking quite yet but while on the trip I shot quite a bit of video and still photography that I wasn’t able to upload onto the website due to the impossibly slow connections. Now that I am back I’d like to use that choppy on-the-bike-video and remaining still photos to hopefully make a short film… with some help.

3255 Miles, Lima, and The End

3255 Miles, Lima, and The End

December 07, 2009 by 29 Comments

Now its fine dining, gambling in the casinos, and classic martinis for me. I pedaled into Lima, the ending point of my South America adventure, and wheeled the bike into my hotel. It all felt rather abrupt and unceremonious. With my final few days in Lima I am indulging in urban luxuries, reflecting on the ride, and even giving a few interviews!

Arrival at the Pacific Ocean

Arrival at the Pacific Ocean

December 07, 2009 by 13 Comments

I stood at the edge of the continent and took in my first views of the Pacific Ocean. The desert abuts the sea at Paracas National Reserve with dramatic cliffs, sea life, and powerful winds. I felt a true sense of accomplishment. There have been a small handful of cycling days on this trip that [...]