California – Road Trip ‘19 – Yosemite

Last year, my friends and I booked a motorhome with a goal of driving around some of the top sites in California, including Yosemite, East Sierras, Death Valley,…

Texas – Houston and NASA

It had been a great week at the Meraki Engineering offsite at Hyatt Lost Pines just outside of Austin, but I still had a few days before my…

Texas – Austin and Surrounds

I had a former manager once tell me that Australians are basically Texans with British accents. Having never been, and not really knowing any, I couldn’t really argue…

California – Los Angeles

I’d been really concerned about the horror stories of LA traffic. This sat in the back of my mind as I made my way back from Joshua Tree,…

California – Joshua Tree and Palm Springs

I’d had the supreme fortune of creating a ‘free’ five-day weekend for myself by working alternating weekend shifts, as well as picking up a bonus birthday holiday. I…

California – Pacific Road Trip Pt. 2

We left behind our friend’s family at Foxen Vineyard, and continued our way north, having already had a fantastic few days in Channel Islands and the wineries around…

California – Pacific Road Trip Pt. 1

Having driven 35,000km around Europe in a motorhome, I thought I’d have no problems at all with the motorhome we’d booked for a cheeky week away from San…

California – Marin Region

San Francisco is a vibrant city, with all sorts of opportunities for entertainment, but for me, I’m happiest on my bike across the Golden Gate. My brother came…

Colorado – Fort Collins and Rocky Mountain National Park

I’d moved to USA just as my youngest brother was putting plans in motion to make his departure. It was becoming a trend, with him leaving Barcelona a…

California – San Francisco 2018 Big Wheel Race

I saw videos of this quite some time ago and had nearly forgotten about it after moving here earlier this year. It was by good fortune that I…