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June 12th, 2013 | Georgia

Ride to Darien…

We drove down to Jacksonville in Florida to collect our rental car and then spent the rest of the day packing up all our gear in preparation for an early departure the following day… I decided not to load my kit into the car as I needed the duffel bag strapped behind me when I […]

June 12th, 2013 | Georgia

Cruising the Golden Isles…

Although we had the use of the Audi, I was determined to get Patricia onto the back of the Big Fella to get her used to riding with me. While she enjoys being on the bike, she does not enjoy riding at anything approaching 100 km/h. On a bike like mine, anything less than that […]

June 12th, 2013 | Georgia

Little St. Simon’s Island…

Just north of St. Simon’s Island, and separated by the Hampton River, lies the private resort island of Little St. Simon’s Island. Mimi had very kindly arranged for us to take a day trip out to the island to explore the network of tracks and trails laid out there and to spend time on the […]

June 11th, 2013 | Georgia

“Georgia on my Mind…”

We have spent a wonderful few days in Brunswick, visiting friends, meeting and making plenty of new ones, and seeing some of the interesting historical sites in the area. Modern day Georgia, acted as a buffer between the English and Spanish settlers in days of yore, when the English controlled the Carolina’s and the Spanish […]

June 9th, 2013 | Georgia

Thwarted by Andrea…!!

I had checked the weather channel before going to bed, and the presenter was warning of “possible flooding” and “up to 4 inches of rain in places”. She did not mention which “places” would receive the heaviest rain, but ended her broadcast with a cheerful “Look0ut Jacksonville and Brunswick !!”, as if announcing that a […]