Tag: rain

  • Riding Hohhot, Nei Meng, China

    Here’s to riding bikes. & in HD on YouTube

  • To Boston!

    Still a Draft! Wednesday Kira and I arrived into Boston’s Logan Airport and viola! the sun comes out. Thursday we set out on our walking tour of the city.  Around the Cambridge/Harvard area, down through MIT, past Washington Park, and across the bridge into the Back Bay.  We walked past Boston University and then down […]

  • In Fuding

    FUDING, China Knee braced and ready, Traffic, 1-tire, Made-in-China, Head-On, Lost, Detour, Moving with Traffic, Traffic Breakdown, Speed Racer, Keep on Keeping on, Rain, Hills, Brake Failure, Fuding. Woke up yesterday feeling better after our days rest. I dawned the sock style knee braces I picked up, we packed our bags and got on our […]

  • Into Wenzhou

    I was going to title this “First sight of the pacific” but, I forgot that Chinese cities do their best to limit your perception of where you actually are. So I have yet to see any water larger than a city canal. On Day 4 we departed Shaoxing for Tiantai.  This was a 144 km day followed […]

  • In Shanghai

    Arrived into Shanghai last night at 11:45 PM and got to sleep on our first couch by 12:30 AM. By 9 AM we had picked up our bikes and by 10:30 we enjoyed the first signs of what was to come, a massive rainstorm that flooded roads and stopes the. It in it’s tracks. Another […]

  • Blackbird

    Something about learning The Beatles “Blackbird” on guitar while watching the lightening and rain land on my portch at 1 AM… just waiting for this moment to arise.