Murals in a plaza & the Templo Expiatorio del Santísimo Sacramento, around the corner from our hostel.
Wowza, we have lots to catch up on! Sorry we’ve been so silent on the blog lately, we’ve been visiting with family and we’ve also been hunkered down working on our Tiny House book – turns out it takes a lot more time to write a book than we thought (kind of [Read More...]
Climbing toward Jalisco state line; Looking back at Ixtlan
August 11 – 15th :: Ixtlán del Río, Nayarit to Guadalajara, Jalisco Our panniers are packed and we’ve smeared ourselves with the proper amount of sunblock. We’ve been ready to ride out of Ixtlán del Río for hours now yet we’re still standing in the hotel lobby with our loaded bicycles leaning against the registration desk. We’re not [Read More...]
Today we’re celebrating 365 days of being on the road! We’d like to send out A Big Thank You to all the wonderful people who have supported us along the way! . Three (of many) valuable lessons we’ve learned over the past year: . Don’t believe everything you hear or let media-driven agendas feed your fears.
We’ll admit we were nervous [Read More...]
Riding the “mole hills” out of Tepic.
August 2 – 10th, 2012, Nayarit, Mexico We leave Tepic with our eyes set on the town of Jala, a little over 72 kilometers away (~44 miles). Now that we are 3000 feet above sea level, the weather is bearable. But it doesn’t take us long to realize that we’ve traded insufferable heat and flat roads in for some climbing and heavy [Read More...]