John Triggiani

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The Ride<p><b>It all started with these three email messages:</b><p><b>Kurt –</b> “I am attempting to get a hall pass for Sun June 24, back Sun July 1 for a motorcycle …

Roads

Riding into the Light

<b>It was time to take my new motorcycle on its maiden voyage. With all the customizations installed, and a few days of vacation time scheduled, I</b> …

Italy, Before the World Ends

<b>In the middle of February, I was thinking about the approaching end of the world. I would never find eternal rest if I let the end pass with vacation</b> …

Italy

The October Oregon Odyssey

<b>Marv and I plan a week-long motorcycle ride every September, and this year we decided to spend the bulk of the time in Oregon. Most often we use this</b> …

RVs

Flow of Electric City

<b>Marv and I had been watchful of the weather, and concluded it would be a good weekend to ride to Eastern Washington. After putting out feelers to our</b> …

Rockaway!

<b>I was fed up with the weather. Marv and I hadn’t been on a long motorcycle ride since late September, and I was tired of waiting. We’d had a</b> …

RTRTR

<b>Round Trip Ride To Republic</b><p><b>When I suggested to Marv that we take advantage of a nice September weekend to make a motorcycle trip, he was all for it.</b> …

Hiking

Chillin’ in Chewelah

<b>Marv and I had some maintenance to do on my motorcycle, so we combined a Friday Garage Day with a Saturday/Sunday round-trip ride to Chewelah. Marv</b> …

Columbia River

Pescara through Abruzzo to Fiumicino

On the move again from Vieste to Pescara, I caught the bus back to Foggia’s terminal, and then a train to Pescara, arriving there in the late …

Italy

Vieste

After four days in Lecce, I would make a train, and then bus trip from Lecce to Vieste. There is no train service to Vieste, so the plan was to take …

National Parks

Gallipoli

<b>I made a single day-trip from Lecce to the seaside town of Gallipoli, Italy, (not to be mistaken for the WWI battle-famous Gallipoli in Turkey, and</b> …

Italy

Lecce

The next leg of the trip was a four-day visit to Lecce and the Salento Peninsula. Lecce is perhaps the most tourist-frequented town in Puglia. It has …

Matera

<b>The second trip from Bari was to the ancient town of Matera just across the border into the region of Basilicata. Matera is claimed to be the</b> …

Hunter Gatherers

Polignano a Mare

I spent four days in Bari and, from there, made two round-trips to other towns. The first trip was to the small seaside town of Polignano a Mare. …

Waterfront

Bari

<b>After two relaxing, jet-lag-recovery days in Rome, it was time to get the train to Bari on the express Trenitalia Frecciargento. It makes a few short</b> …

Roma

<b>I started the trip with a flight from Vancouver BC. to Amsterdam, and on to Rome.</b><p><b>I stayed at my usual go-to hotel in Rome. Hotel Corot is a good</b> …

A Dip in the Puglia

<b>Puglia (ˈpül-yä), Italy, the region known as the ‘heel of the boot,’ is a region of Italy less frequented by tourists. The region, also known as</b> …

Springtime Northern California Ride 2016 – Preface

<b>Early in the year, Marv and I had discussed a ride to California. We missed making a California ride last year, and we were eager to get down there</b> …

A Ride in the Dolomites and Alps

<b>I did a dry-run packing my Nelson-Rigg bag. I am going to take my Rev-It riding suit. It packs tighter than any other suit. I own. If I take the</b> …

Jet Lag

Primavera Siciliana

<b>In the Springtime of 2015, I made a trip to Sicily. My route was from Vancouver to London, where I spent a day before continuing on to Catania. I</b> …

England

Italy – 24 to 85 Millimeters at a Time

<b>March 2014 – There’s a section of Italy I wanted to visit. I wanted warm weather and sunshine, and I had three weeks of vacation from work scheduled</b> …

Italy

Viva Italia – Prologue

<b>Prologue.</b><p><b>The timing was right. The time off work was available, so I decided to break out of the winter doldrums and get back to the Amalfi Coast.</b> …

Italy

Pacific City, The Trifecta

<b>My Third Trip To Pacific City</b><p><b>Marv, Chris, and I were determined to get together for a multi-day motorcycle ride in August before Chris returned to</b> …

Pacific City, Solo

<b>I made a solo trip to Pacific City with my camera. Marv couldn’t be coaxed along, so I decided to make a trip with my camera, and just spend time</b> …

Photography

A Passage to Pacific City

<b>Marv and I decided to make an August three-day trip to Pacific City on the Oregon coast. It’s a town we visit two or three times a year, not because</b> …

RVs

Ride to the Rockies

<b>Ride to the Rockies.</b><p><b>It had been a long time coming. Last winter I started planning a long motorcycle vacation to the Colorado Rockies. My riding</b> …

Hiking

Republic Reloaded

<b>A week after a ride to Manzanita, Marv and I made a trip over the North Cascades Highway to the small town of Republic in NE Washington. Marv came up</b> …

Roads

Another Manzanita

<b>On April 14th and 15th, Marv and I again had an opportunity to make an overnight ride to Manzanita, Oregon. April was turning to a nice green spring</b> …

Mid-Winter Manzanita 2015

<b>It was mid-January, very nearly the middle of winter, and we were experiencing relatively-mild weather. Marv and I took advantage of the opportunity</b> …

Bikepacking