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Ex-mas & NYE & NY & The Rest.

Thursday, 19 Jan 2012 | Views [307]

"Two jugs of Sex On The Beach, please" "How many glasses ye need?" "Mm? Oh nono, no glasses. I'll just grab two straws" "........." Christmas was nice. Spent the season in Englands world-famous London, ... Read more >


Photos: New Year, New Country

Tuesday, 10 Jan 2012 | Photo Gallery

The Last I'll See Of England
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Photos: So This Is Christmas

Tuesday, 27 Dec 2011 | Photo Gallery


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I Just Don't Know What To Do With Myself

Wednesday, 21 Dec 2011 | Views [993]

My London Itinerary: --------------------------------------------------------------------- 08:00  -  Wake up. 09:20  -  Get out of bed. 09:30  -  Eat a wholesome breakfast of assorted cheeses and condiments. 10:00  -  Have a poo and a shower. ... Read more >


Photos: Life Without The Ural

Wednesday, 21 Dec 2011 | Photo Gallery

Wasting the present while I decide my future
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Photos: The Things I Do For Money

Tuesday, 20 Dec 2011 | Photo Gallery

The death of a dream, and the time in between
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Photos: Halloween in Banbury

Tuesday, 20 Dec 2011 | Photo Gallery

Facepaint, minesweeping, scaring old ladies at the supermarket
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Photos: Animalia

Tuesday, 20 Dec 2011 | Photo Gallery

My visit to a patting zoo
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You Can't Ride Around With No Money For Your Bike

Tuesday, 15 Nov 2011 | Views [1300] | Comments [2]

"Anyone who lives within their means suffers from a lack of imagination" ~ Oscar Wilde In a way, I'm glad I blew my travel budget and cannot afford to keep the Ural. It granted me the opportunity to experience working in England, it forced ... Read more >


Photos: Back To England & Employment

Wednesday, 2 Nov 2011 | Photo Gallery

No Money = No Adventure = No Inspiration
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Photos: Edinburgh

Wednesday, 2 Nov 2011 | Photo Gallery

Like London Minus The Tube & The Junkies
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Photos: Scotland

Wednesday, 2 Nov 2011 | Photo Gallery

Haggis, Kilts, & Mel Gibson
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Photos: The Lake District

Wednesday, 2 Nov 2011 | Photo Gallery

Halfway To Haggis
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Get A Job! You F*cking Leech On Society!

Wednesday, 26 Oct 2011 | Views [443]

I arrived back in Middleton Cheney around ten o' clock at night, after riding nonstop from York. It was cold, I was tired and sore from being in the saddle most of the day, and I just wanted to nap. I was fortunate in that I'd become good friends with ... Read more >


My Return To England And A Life Of Poverty

Tuesday, 25 Oct 2011 | Views [1157]

(Oh boy, I'm almost two months behind with my journal entries, my memories have faded with time, too many late nights and ummm alcohol consumption, but luckily I've kept up regular FaceBook rants. Digging all the way back to a certain post on the 22nd ... Read more >


Edinburgher-king

Saturday, 22 Oct 2011 | Views [506]

"Scots: Inventors of the modern world. You're welcome." ~ Ewan McGregor, Long Way Round. (At the time of writing this, I ain't in Scotchland. I'm back in London. I don't own a motorcycle [not counting the scooter I own back home in Australia.... Read more >


Doing Edinburgh Right Mate?

Friday, 21 Oct 2011 | Views [422]

Starting by pronouncing it 'Eddin-bra'. And drinking Scotch whisky instead of Irish whisky. And hating the English. That's all Edinburgh asks of you. I can only appreciate so much beauty in one sitting before it blends into mush and I need a drink or ... Read more >


My Hole At Loch Ness

Thursday, 20 Oct 2011 | Views [772]

I done dug me a hole to poo in. But I didn't use it. Just wanted to test the shovel that came strapped to the sidecar of my bike. I'm sure there'll be ample opportunity to poo into ground holes in India. Heaps. Maybe I ought to start practising my aim ... Read more >


The Part Of The Trip Where I Put A Shopping Bag Down My Pants

Wednesday, 19 Oct 2011 | Views [445]

This is the part of the trip where I put a shopping bag down my pants. It started raining in the morning, I had just enough time to pack away my tent before the skies opened and God unloaded on my head. T'was as if the ocean had decided to reclaim the ... Read more >


Northin' To It

Tuesday, 18 Oct 2011 | Views [383]

So I went up north, saw some stuff, came back, yadda yadda, end of story. I wish the journal was that easy. I need a secretary that i can dictate. Dictate to. Or a thing that can read my thoughts and convert them to words on the internet. Maybe not, ... Read more >


Scotland, & FREEDOOOOMM!! Haha.

Sunday, 16 Oct 2011 | Views [452]

Tom Church, a monument mason, created a statue of Sir William Wallace, the 13th century Scottish hero who was a leader in the Scottish Wars of Independence. He was (Tom Church, not William Wallace) greatly inspired by the film 'Braveheart', starring ... Read more >


Sheeps & Shit

Friday, 14 Oct 2011 | Views [493]

"It is better to have a lion at the head of an army of sheep, than a sheep at the head of an army of lions" ~ Daniel DeFoe. I'm reading his most well known book at present, Robinson Crusoe. It's about some idiot who ends up stranded in a strange ... Read more >


The Lake District 9

Thursday, 13 Oct 2011 | Views [578]

"Hello little guy! It's the sweetie man coming!" ~ Wikus Van De Merwe, from District 9 Gosh it feels ace hitting the road again. No smartass, I didn't fall over. Heading up North-west-ish to the Lake District in Northern England, a journey ... Read more >


North by Northwest

Wednesday, 12 Oct 2011 | Views [308] | Comments [1]

"No. No, Mother, I have not been drinking. No. No. These two men, they poured a whole bottle of bourbon into me. No, they didn't give me a chaser." Cary Grant, North by Northwest I don't know whether it's the copious amounts of alcohol I've ... Read more >


Photos: Gear-Up For Scotland!

Saturday, 1 Oct 2011 | Photo Gallery

The weeks prior to first proper road-trip up north
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Training Wheels

Wednesday, 28 Sep 2011 | Views [372] | Comments [1]

"Ride safe Will! And remember, stay off the M25!" ~ Luke May, giving me some very good advice just before I leave Middleton Cheney for Tidworth. Advice which I ignored. The M25 is a motorway that circles all of London. Motorways in England ... Read more >


The Bike!

Saturday, 24 Sep 2011 | Views [1224] | Comments [2]

"I've got a fox on a motorcycle with a littler fox and, uh... what looks to be an o-possum in the sidecar riding north on farm lane 7. Does that sound like anything to anybody?" ~ From 'Fantastic Mr Fox' Well, it finally happened. Inevitable.... Read more >


Photos: The Motorcycle

Friday, 23 Sep 2011 | Photo Gallery

URAL Tourist Gear-Up
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Photos: English Countryside

Thursday, 22 Sep 2011 | Photo Gallery

The errmm... English countryside. Hedges and such.
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The Bike?

Tuesday, 20 Sep 2011 | Views [550]

Sonofabitch! Y'know how you have a great idea for something, and it's so fantastic that you think to yerself 'How could I possibly forget this, it's so great!' and so you don't write it down, then you end up forgetting what the idea was, only that ... Read more >


Moving To The Country

Saturday, 17 Sep 2011 | Views [202]

Gonna eat me a lotta peaches. Or so the song goes. No peaches here, no ninjas either. Mini apples. Maybe because they're not ripe yet. I et 'em anyways, they were delicious, everything tastes better when it's pinched from an orchard at one in the morning.... Read more >


I Heart London

Friday, 16 Sep 2011 | Views [245]

I'm back, did you miss me? Ahhh London, how much for your strongest hangover? Yes please, I'll take three. I feel so very at home here. It's a dangerous thing for someone who set out in search of adventure. But I have to stay somewhere, the thing holding ... Read more >


Photos: London

Friday, 16 Sep 2011 | Photo Gallery

City of Cathedrals
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Photos: AUSTRALIA to UK, then a bit of UK

Wednesday, 14 Sep 2011 | Photo Gallery

My First Week in England
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Huge Fuck-off Stones

Monday, 12 Sep 2011 | Views [431]

Took the overland train then a bus to Andover, Hampshire. Or something starting with H. Who names these places, I know not. But a huge thank you to the lad (had to be a guy) who named the last Tube stop on the Piccadilly line. Cockfosters, yeah! Hahaha ... Read more >


Time Is Money & London Life Takes Time

Saturday, 10 Sep 2011 | Views [315]

Welcome indeed. My days here consist of 8am wakeups, half-hour showers, toast and marmalade and hot chocolate and cig for brektus, followed by two hours in the internets room typing this blog. Too busy posting the past on the net to live in the future.... Read more >


London, England. Innit!

Thursday, 8 Sep 2011 | Views [258] | Comments [1]

I made it! The plane landed and I didn't die, haHA! I won that bet... against mySELF!!!!!! .... .... Yeah, sorry. I've been in this internets type type room for hours, it's hot and muggy and um English. Sitting in the Judges chair of the courtroom-... Read more >

 

 

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