The ride up to Donegal via Sligo #6 August 3rd 2017 After checking the weather again when I got up -it looked to have improved considerably from the day before. I thought I would be forced to don my full rain gear to day but was able to get by with out any rain gear. I did get spit on a couple of times but overall it was overcast but dry.
I've learned that the best way to forecast the weather here is to look outside 😀.
The trip fro ... read more
Europe » Ireland » County Mayo » Westport Celtic tribes arrived on the island between 600-150 B.C. Invasions by Norsemen that began in the late 8th century were finally ended when King Brian BORU defeated the Danes in 1014. English invasions began in the 12th century and set off more than se... ... read more
Hi I'm Jim,
This blog site has been created to allow friends and supporters to follow my Motorcycle trips around the world. This years trip is called "Mostly South of the Mason-Dixon Ride". I'll start in Wisconsin and head East to Canton Ohio then down through Washington DC/ Balimore and along the east coast of the US. I'll cut accross southern Georgia, Alabama, Mississippii, heading toward New Orleans, LA. Then head back north via St. Louis MO. I'll hit parts of 17 states and cover about 3,200 miles.
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