India,Motorbiking

A few photos from our first days

24 Jul , 2014  

It had merely been raining for 20 minutes when we took this photo!

It had merely been raining for 20 minutes when we took this photo!

Jacob had the chance to climb a hill early in the morning! You can only imagine how jealous I was when he returned with these pictures :)

Jacob had the chance to climb a hill early in the morning! You can only imagine how jealous I was when he returned with these pictures 🙂

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India,Motorbiking

Arrival in India

24 Jul , 2014  

With the handles of plastic bag attached to each ear, securing our bed from possible disaster, I decided it was finally time to resurrect my blogging.
Mother, please, contain yourself! It’s not that exciting.

So, as some of you know, I now live in India. More…

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India,Travel

Mechanics and chai, India 2013-2014. Part I

10 Jan , 2014  

So here it goes, I’m going to try and give you the short of our three week short India trip.

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A few months back I received an email from Kundy, an Indian I’d met in Hanoi, North Vietnam. I’d stumbled into a dorm we both inhabited, carrying a khaki green saddle bag and grinning from one ear to the other- I’d just bought my war hero of a motorbike. Somehow within 10 minutes of meeting each other we planned to go west together on motorbikes. I taught her to drive my bike, and the next minute she bought her own. Day after we set off and lost each other in Hanoi traffic. We only knew each others first names. I continued, but Kundy ended up going south and having an adventure of her own. More…