Bike Across USA 

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Read stories from my coast-to-coast, 3,167 mile journey across America!

Arizona: Recap

Observations Specific to Arizona: 1. If you visit Arizona, you best have a palate for spicy foods. Expect to eat lots of chilies and...

California: Recap

Observations Specific to California: 1. Many Californians refer to Pacific Time as “California Time.” Borrowing a little state hubris...

New Mexico: Recap

Observations Specific to New Mexico: 1. “Thank goodness this terrain is fla…WOW THESE MOUTNAINS ARE STEEP.” 2. As one gentleman told me,...

Texas: Recap

Observations Specific to Texas: 1. There is only one rule to being a Texan: be obnoxiously obsessed with Texas. 2. There is only one rule...

Louisiana: Recap

Observations Specific to Louisiana: 1. Louisiana convenience stores sell LOTS of booze. My first experience was at a convenience store...

Mississippi: Recap

Observations Specific to Mississippi: 1. Basically, take all my observations specific to Alabama and ratchet up the intensity a notch....

Florida: Recap

Observations Specific to Florida: 1. I expected Florida to be this Northern enclave nested below the Mason Dixon. Quite the opposite....

Alabama: Recap

Observations Specific to Alabama: 1. In order to enter the Alabama mainland, the route required that I board a ferry. While I waited 90...

Tallahassee: Review

What I’ll remember most about my time spent in Tallahassee, Florida, which occurred between October 29, 2014 and October 30, 2014: First,...

USA: Recap

Before I delve into my America observations as a whole, I just want to mention that the mere fact I am writing this article is still...