The Italian-Norwegian Bladeslinging Roller Viking

Mindy, Bladeslinger, Juliana from Fairbanks Rollergirls invited us to come and stay with her and her big dog Thor in her beautiful log house. Mindy is 100% Italian, born in Florida and believes she was a Norwegian Viking in a former life – and she’s not kidding. She travelled around Norway and actually speaks Norwegian …

Get outta here!!!

Strolling down the streets of Dawson City, Yukon, Canada, we stumble across Mister Charley Boorman himself! We couldn’t believe our own eyes. Of course Henriette ran across the street and gave him a huge hug and Lars gave him the manly handshake – he probably had to hold himself back not to throw his arms …

The loooong and bumpy road to nowhere

Finally we are on to the real stuff. On our way to the Northern most point of our trip Prudhoe Bay in Alaska towards the famous Dalton Highway. 1600 km (1000 miles) round trip from Fairbanks to Prudhoe Bay and back. I was surprised how quickly the landscape changes. Just a few miles out of …

NEW BIKES! WUPWUP

The day arrived where we could pick up our new bikes. We were quite exited to see if they even existed or if our money had just gone to charity. We bought the bikes of Craigslist in Fairbanks and had them taken to Northern Powersport, a Suzuki, Yamaha & KTM dealer in town. We wired …

Derby love in Alaska

Dragging your 200 kilo luggage around without any means of transportation sucks! So having a date with Kick-ass Derby lady Barracuda Barbie, who picks you up in kick-ass Mercedes SUV rocks 100%. Barracuda Barbie is a fun, energetic, sweet, clever, good looking, mother of 3 big buys, total control of her life and herself type …

Arriving in Anchorage – finally

Wauw! The last 48 hours has been extremely hectic! It’s been an advanced logistic exorcize to navigate between rapping everything up at work, moving all our stuff from the apartment, making it ready for the tenant and packing for an 8 month motorcycle trip. We had 2 hours sleep Wednesday night and when we finally …

Last day at IKEA

A fantastic last day at IKEA. Cleaning up my desk felt really good. But leaving was kind of sad. I have to say that the people working for IKEA are very special. So much heart and personality. I’ll miss them a lot. Johnnie is taking over my job and he’s gonna do a fantastic job. …

The journey starts in Anchorage Alaska. From there we head North to Fairbanks and finally Prudhoe Bay on Alaska northern coast and the most northern point of our trip. From there we turn around and drive south through Alaska, Canada, USA, Mexico, Guatemala, Honduras, Nicaragua, Costa Rica, Panama Colombia, Ecuador, Peru, Bolivia, Chile, Argentina. Final …