Yulara!!

C – What a special morning! The sun glowed brilliant orange on the horizon before showing itself to the very cold and crisp desert morning. But it did not take long for the warmth to spread and we were soon enjoying the sunshine with a hot cup of coffee. T – Life is sure tough…

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Alice? Who the hell is Alice?

C – We stocked up on extra supplies in Alice Springs due to the long ride through the desert to Laverton. With extra fuel, water and food, poor Rosie now weighs a ton and she certainly felt it as we slugged our way out of town. T – While there were fuel stops along the…

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Todd is everything.

C – After a wonderful dinner at the local steakhouse last night, followed by extremely delicious and generous servings of icecream, we slept very well! Waking up to a warm, desert sun was absolutely amazing and after a breakfast and yet another hot shower, we hit the streets of Alice. We wandered through the centre,…

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Its daylight robbery!

T – Yet another lonnnng nights sleep in a lovely bush camp. Im finding it hard to stay awake past 7pm! Still at least it means that I am up with the sun each morning and thats my favourite part of the day! This morning I was greeted by laughter from a group of Kookaburras…

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Roadkill galore!

C – We headed back into Roma this morning to pick up some groceries and access some internet. T – But first we had to sit out a nice little bit of unexpected rain. It wasnt a heavy rain but boy it was a soaking one! Being that we ditched our wet weather pants back…

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Unco Guanaco

C – Oh, what a treat!! We ventured outside at around 9am to pack the bikes to discover….not a scrap of ice or snow anywhere! The first time since we left Puerto Montt. WOOHOOOOOOO!!! The morning was still crispy and chilly, but nowhere near as bad as it has been. T – It was positively…

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Aroldo, our knight in shining armour!

T – It was a little chilly this morning, nothing near as cold as we had been in Bolivia though! Not that it mattered because our little friend Rosie had a way of warming me up this morning. The little red cow just did not want to start. I kicked and kicked and fiddled with…

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Hiding in the cacti like a weirdo

T – Today was more scenic back road riding. We had to make a quick pitstop in the near by town of Ovalle for some food supplies where I also managed to find a yoghurt cake. Oh. My. God. It was amazing! I forced myself to share it with Chantelle, but a part of me…

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Whats with the sour face?

T – Back on the road again! Its always nice to be riding again, even after only a short break from it. We packed our gear and warmed the bikes out and rode out the gate of the hostal. We made it about 50 meters before we had to stop again. Rosie was sporting a…

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