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Forum: Ride reports 02-04-2014, 09:30 PM
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Views: 350,000
Posted By hitchiker_forever
Friend is writing and hitchiking/biking/sailing to Brazil for the World Cup

Friend is writing and hitchiking/biking/sailing to Brazil from SoCal for the World Cup, pretty interesting stuff if you guys are interested.

Heres his blog:
brianxkim.com...
Forum: Ride reports 09-24-2013, 01:06 AM
Replies: 642
Views: 350,000
Posted By hitchiker_forever
Just thought I'd chime in again

Finally got into the Sierras after 2 years of waiting.

South Face of Charlotte Dome

<a href="http://imgur.com/Ld4v4YL" title="Charlotte Dome"><img src="http://i.imgur.com/Ld4v4YL.jpg"...
Forum: Ride reports 09-02-2012, 11:19 AM
Replies: 642
Views: 350,000
Posted By hitchiker_forever
Thanks! I'm currently a prospective geology...

Thanks!
I'm currently a prospective geology major but things change so I'll see what happens in the next two years.



I know right, its funny how these things work out. I made sure to take a...
Forum: Ride reports 09-01-2012, 07:50 PM
Replies: 642
Views: 350,000
Posted By hitchiker_forever
If any of you guy have been wondering what I've...

If any of you guy have been wondering what I've been up to lately I recently biked from my home to college. This trip wasn't as special but still pretty exciting. A video is attached. I tried to...
Forum: Ride reports 05-09-2012, 09:00 PM
Replies: 642
Views: 350,000
Posted By hitchiker_forever
Hey Alex! Everything is fine here, just...

Hey Alex!

Everything is fine here, just getting ready to move on out to the Bay Area, I decided on UC Berkeley. Thanks again for the advice you gave me back then. I guess that adventure will haunt...
Forum: Ride reports 04-30-2012, 06:33 PM
Replies: 642
Views: 350,000
Posted By hitchiker_forever
I'm sure I'll find other ways to get in trouble...

I'm sure I'll find other ways to get in trouble just staying put. :evil
Forum: Ride reports 04-07-2012, 12:48 AM
Replies: 642
Views: 350,000
Posted By hitchiker_forever
That's actually the bike I was looking at before...

That's actually the bike I was looking at before buying Buddy. ITS SO NICE. But I hope you have a fabulous journey and I'm sure you'll get a lot of looks from people. Those S90s are rare nowadays.
...
Forum: Ride reports 04-07-2012, 12:44 AM
Replies: 642
Views: 350,000
Posted By hitchiker_forever
Thanks for all the reassurance guys it helps a...

Thanks for all the reassurance guys it helps a lot, especially now, when the decisions I make might change my life for the next ten years...



Alright all right everyone! I'll make sure to keep...
Forum: Ride reports 04-05-2012, 09:36 PM
Replies: 642
Views: 350,000
Posted By hitchiker_forever
I'm pretty scared right now though, the whole...

I'm pretty scared right now though, the whole going to college thing. Four years then BAM I have a wife and I'm working for some god forsaken regulatory agency. *shiver*
But then again maybe thats...
Forum: Ride reports 04-04-2012, 09:01 PM
Replies: 642
Views: 350,000
Posted By hitchiker_forever
Yep, this is true, sorry for the...

Yep, this is true, sorry for the misunderstanding. I've had a lot of offers that have fallen through the floor between when I've come back and now, I think my uncle might want to keep it now and...
Forum: Ride reports 04-03-2012, 08:37 PM
Replies: 642
Views: 350,000
Posted By hitchiker_forever
Started reading your RR and its awesome man! ...

Started reading your RR and its awesome man!

You can stay at my place too (PM me next year). If your stuck in the Bay Area for some reason you can stay with me either in my dorm or co-op depending...
Forum: Ride reports 04-03-2012, 08:30 PM
Replies: 642
Views: 350,000
Posted By hitchiker_forever
.. Actually its still in Virginia right now....

..

Actually its still in Virginia right now. I think my uncle's wife has been using it but its still up for sale. If it doesn't get sold I'll try to arrange another trip across southern america......
Forum: Ride reports 04-02-2012, 02:07 AM
Replies: 642
Views: 350,000
Posted By hitchiker_forever
Now that you mention it, the bread aisle freaked...

Now that you mention it, the bread aisle freaked me out when I saw it. Just row upon row of different breads and cereals. After eating ramen for a month its just felt surreal. Food is expensive. It...
Forum: Ride reports 04-02-2012, 01:57 AM
Replies: 642
Views: 350,000
Posted By hitchiker_forever
Happily Ever After

I started to get ready for Dulles international Airport the next morning.
My little cousin walked into the room and asked why I was packing up. I told him I was leaving and he started to cry. My...
Forum: Ride reports 04-01-2012, 11:26 PM
Replies: 121
Views: 30,111
Posted By hitchiker_forever
:clap:clap:clap

:clap:clap:clap
Forum: Ride reports 03-31-2012, 11:05 PM
Replies: 642
Views: 350,000
Posted By hitchiker_forever
Not eventful

The next few days proved uneventful. That bike ride wore me out so I just babysat for my aunt during the few days before my plane left.

<a href="http://imgur.com/a2gLv"><img...
Forum: Ride reports 03-30-2012, 09:57 PM
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Views: 350,000
Posted By hitchiker_forever
The next day I decided to take a bike ride to...

The next day I decided to take a bike ride to Washington DC. My uncle only lived a few miles from the Potomac River Trail so I grabbed a bike and headed off right after breakfast.

<a...
Forum: Ride reports 03-30-2012, 02:01 AM
Replies: 642
Views: 350,000
Posted By hitchiker_forever
Almost home

I woke up to sunlight shining through the basement window panes. My aunt made me some eggs and bacon for breakfast and then I settled in on the couch. My cousin was playing Grand Theft Auto on the TV...
Forum: Ride reports 03-30-2012, 12:45 AM
Replies: 642
Views: 350,000
Posted By hitchiker_forever
Hey no problem man thanks for the directions! ...

Hey no problem man thanks for the directions!



Eventful day, got into UC Berkeley. But now I'm back!
Forum: Ride reports 03-27-2012, 07:54 PM
Replies: 642
Views: 350,000
Posted By hitchiker_forever
Starting to head home

I took the subway back to Brooklyn afterwards. I was out of shape. Lugging that 40 pound backpack really wore me out. At the subway stations I would drop it all and lean against a pillar. Next time...
Forum: Ride reports 03-27-2012, 05:57 PM
Replies: 642
Views: 350,000
Posted By hitchiker_forever
Alright back

It went well, I really like the Los Padres here in California.



No problem at all, I'm glad that I could make your day!
Forum: Ride reports 03-18-2012, 09:21 PM
Replies: 642
Views: 350,000
Posted By hitchiker_forever
No problem, I hope you have a great time. To...

No problem, I hope you have a great time.

To anybody still reading this, I'll wrap it up next week, I'm going backpacking since it finally snowed in California. See yah!
Forum: Ride reports 03-17-2012, 11:59 PM
Replies: 642
Views: 350,000
Posted By hitchiker_forever
I'll be writing these next few pages more for my...

I'll be writing these next few pages more for my own memory as nothing really exciting happened... except maybe for the one time I pissed my pants.


I woke up the next morning and Dave, the...
Forum: Ride reports 03-17-2012, 10:28 PM
Replies: 642
Views: 350,000
Posted By hitchiker_forever
Thanks I appreciate it! And yes bogging down was...

Thanks I appreciate it! And yes bogging down was always a problem...
Forum: Ride reports 03-17-2012, 10:27 PM
Replies: 642
Views: 350,000
Posted By hitchiker_forever
I've heard of another person doing it on exactly...

I've heard of another person doing it on exactly that bike and it'll go off road too! I recommend getting a later model with the telescopic forks if you do plan going on dirt though, otherwise its a...
Forum: Ride reports 03-14-2012, 01:49 AM
Replies: 642
Views: 350,000
Posted By hitchiker_forever
I think thats one of the Taiwanese clones, Honda...

I think thats one of the Taiwanese clones, Honda still makes Honda Cubs they just don't export them anymore.

The supercub 50 they make now if fuel injected I think, or at least EFI like the 80s...
Forum: Ride reports 03-14-2012, 01:42 AM
Replies: 642
Views: 350,000
Posted By hitchiker_forever
Heading towards family

*This is just me ranting, you can skip this part if you want

I arrived back at Rock's apartment after touring the city but nobody was there. So naturally, I headed right back out. After taking a...
Forum: Ride reports 03-14-2012, 12:27 AM
Replies: 642
Views: 350,000
Posted By hitchiker_forever
I think that she had a good point but one day...

I think that she had a good point but one day I'll figure it out, thats usually how things go.
Forum: Ride reports 03-14-2012, 12:26 AM
Replies: 642
Views: 350,000
Posted By hitchiker_forever
You can find them in old garages. They were sold...

You can find them in old garages. They were sold here in 1950s-1980s until they died out around 1983. My 1981 was the last carburated model in the US. They make a new model in 日本 though, you could...
Forum: Ride reports 03-14-2012, 12:23 AM
Replies: 642
Views: 350,000
Posted By hitchiker_forever
I don't understand why more people don't, all...

I don't understand why more people don't, all that excess material just gets in the way and flaps around when your biking or riding....
Forum: Ride reports 03-14-2012, 12:21 AM
Replies: 642
Views: 350,000
Posted By hitchiker_forever
I just spent the last hour staring at these...

I just spent the last hour staring at these pictures. Thank you so much Rock, it meant the world to me. Because of you I always look homeless people in the eyes and try to help anyone that's...
Forum: Ride reports 03-14-2012, 12:17 AM
Replies: 642
Views: 350,000
Posted By hitchiker_forever
How are you alive?:eek1 But seriously, that...

How are you alive?:eek1

But seriously, that sounds like an adventure and I'm jealous... I'm sure you'll find a C70 lying around somewhere. Just remember that the oil needs to be refilled almost...
Forum: Ride reports 03-11-2012, 01:07 AM
Replies: 642
Views: 350,000
Posted By hitchiker_forever
New York City

<a href="http://imgur.com/ADqDa"><img src="http://i.imgur.com/ADqDa.jpg" alt="" title="Hosted by imgur.com" /></a>
In front of Time Square, asked an old Italian man to take this picture and I took a...
Forum: Ride reports 03-10-2012, 10:20 PM
Replies: 642
Views: 350,000
Posted By hitchiker_forever
I'll probably still end up going there for some...

I'll probably still end up going there for some credits, my sister went there for a couple of years.



She was a nice lady!



Wait and see!
Forum: Ride reports 03-09-2012, 12:03 AM
Replies: 642
Views: 350,000
Posted By hitchiker_forever
Dr. Rock

While I was eating my Indian food a white van stopped in front of me and middle eastern man stepped out.
Well, this was it again. This time I'm going to be kidnapped by a Persian in New York. At...
Forum: Ride reports 03-08-2012, 10:07 PM
Replies: 642
Views: 350,000
Posted By hitchiker_forever
California Lutheran University, is where the...

California Lutheran University, is where the scholarship came from so I'm leaning there unless someone offers me a free ride.



Just be careful man. Use you best judgement, intuition, and...
Forum: Ride reports 03-02-2012, 09:10 PM
Replies: 642
Views: 350,000
Posted By hitchiker_forever
Thanks, I'll try to get in touch with you when...

Thanks, I'll try to get in touch with you when everything blows over and settles down. Thousand Oaks is a much different place than it used to be though. Now when we see sheep we're surprised!
Forum: Ride reports 03-02-2012, 09:05 PM
Replies: 642
Views: 350,000
Posted By hitchiker_forever
Wrong way on Broadway

I looked out over the GW Bridge again, then I took out my phone to take a picture. It was out of batteries but I didn't really care.

I think I'll remember that moment forever.

I smiled again...
Forum: Ride reports 03-02-2012, 07:13 PM
Replies: 642
Views: 350,000
Posted By hitchiker_forever
Ohh shit

I just got a $80,000 scholarship :rilla, sorry for the wait. Its just been a kinds of weird week.
Forum: Ride reports 02-26-2012, 09:27 PM
Replies: 642
Views: 350,000
Posted By hitchiker_forever
Thanks

I just want to say thank you for all bearing with me through this ride report I know it was a long wait. If your still interested I'll keep on going sometime this week!
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