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USA Deliverance Ride 2014: The Afterword

I know, you thought you’d finally seen the last of my Deliverance Ride blogs, but I thought there was room for just one more. I’ve now been back from our great Deliverance Ride adventure for a few weeks. I’ve had … Continue reading

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Day 14 – Gainsville to Daytona – Paddling in the Atlantic, Shooting Stuff and a Night in an MC Clubhouse

Friday 14 November: A short day’s ride today and a slightly later start- breakfast in the hotel at 6:30, kickstands up at 7:30. The high clouds are already parting, revealing blue sky, but it is very cold. We head pretty … Continue reading

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Day 13 – Destin to Gainsville – Coffee off the Beaten Track, Lots of Trees and an Extensive Beer List

Thursday 13 November Day 13, unlucky for some… thankfully not us! Our day began ridiculously early: kickstands up at 0630 – that’s back in California time before my body clock adjusted! It was a cold, grey dawn, but seemed to … Continue reading

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Day 12 – New Orleans to Destin – Beautiful Beaches, Cotton Fields and Three State Lines

Wednesday 12 November: After our day of rest, we have another long day in the saddle with potentially a lot to see and a total of four states to cross. It is also another day hugging the Gulf of Mexico … Continue reading

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Day 10 – New Iberia to New Orleans – You Meet The Nicest People at Gas Stations, Comic Book City and the Big Easy

Monday 10 November: A short day’s riding today with the aim of getting into New Orleans nice and early, but we also agreed on a lie in so that we would be refreshed for an evening’s revelry. We had breakfast … Continue reading

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USA Deliverance Ride 2014: The Prologue

You may recall (but probably don’t) that way back in March I blogged about a forthcoming adventure to ride Harley Davidson Motorcycles coast-to-coast across America. It is christened the Deliverance Ride; partly because the aim is to deliver bikes from … Continue reading

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Deliverance: Trip of a Lifetime

Thanks to a fortuitous visit to friends a couple of weeks ago, we now have a holiday booked. A holiday which will be both a challenge and a great adventure: a real ‘bucket trip list’ holiday. As you may detect, … Continue reading

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