America Tour 2007, Day 1, Part 2

Location: Roanoke, VA Latitude: 37.32721 Longitude: -79.99212 Map This Location Date: Saturday, June 30, 2007 Time: 10:00:13 AM Log Entry: Wow! What a first day!!We got a good start. Further than I had expected to get, especially after our less than auspicious start.The journey began with a ride from Chantal’s place near Shirlington, down Van…

America Tour 2007, Day 1, Part 1

Location: Home, Arlington, VA Latitude: 38.837895 Longitude: -77.095455 Map This Location Date: Saturday, June 30, 2007 Time: 6:41:13 AM Log Entry: A journey of a thousand miles begins with a single step. Today I took my first step in my biggest motorcycle adventure to date.Of course, the first step on any journey is preceded by…

In Memoriam: Remembrance of Poupette

And so it was that our brave heroine was transported to the parking lot of the Colonial Animal Hospital at 11:15 AM on the 29th day of June, 2007. Perhaps not the most picturesque location to spend your final moments before the Big Sleep, but what matters is not where you are, but with whom…