Tombs of the rich and famous

T – Now that we had taken care of the bikes and no longer had to clean them up, we decided to head out and walk the streets of the city. It was pretty quiet today thanks to a national flag holiday. Most shops were closed so we felt like we had the place all…

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Strapped and wrapped.

T – Well we did another pile of cleaning. Going over the bikes again and again. Every crack and fold in the metal was gleaming and eventually the wet wipes and rags stopped coming away with dirt on them. The engines were scrubbed to the point where the paint was coming off, so they are…

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Out of there like a scalded cat

T – Another ferry ride today. This one was on a high speed catamaran though! Look out Rosie and Mabel, we are going to be hurtling across the water today! We headed for the ferry but soon our GPS shut off and our phone battery started to die. Ahh we are so organised. I was…

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Drops Shorts, its your birthday!

Haaaaaaaaaaaaaaaaaaaaaaaaaaaapy birthday to you Dave! We have had a birthday bevvy for you! T – Uruguay here we come! The day was sunny and the skies were amazingly blue today and we were both a little excited with our new plan to see Uruguay. We knew very little about this little country to the north…

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So cold I couldn’t grab it

T – Our ride today was a grand total of 216kms. Nice and short in comparison to what we have been doing. So we took off out of town feeling excited to have an easy day. But first we needed to grab some oil so our girls could have a fresh day too. The owner…

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Lost our travel mojo

T – When we got up today we both decided to just stay another night. Neither of us was particularly excited to go into the city of Buenos Aires and just wanted to spend a day doing nothing. So we started to research flights and sent some more emails off before having a wander into…

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Lunch in a rubbish dump

T – We were planning another 350km ride today, and to be honest neither of us are feeling it these days. It’s been quite the slog for us since we left Punta Arenas and we are looking forward to stopping and smelling the oil leaks a little more. The first 100 kms dragged by with…

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