Oldtimers Motocross. Aug 5-6, 2017


Bike night August. 9

Open to the Public
North Vancouver, British Columbia
Bike night will be a fun event for everybody who is a motorcycle enthusiast.
There will be free hamburgers, hotdogs, snacks and pop.
MotoGP racing will be playing on the big screen as you mingle throughout the collection of classic motorcycles and others.
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Bike Night


It’s all about perspective.

This is a photo taken from my dashcam during my recent solo adventure through the Canadian Rocky Mountains. It was a time to reflect, observe and take in the beauty. I did not see my trip as good or bad, but I allowed myself to be present, and this in itself was perfect.

Richard Van Liempt


A beautiful ride from Vancouver to Lillooet, BC in 35 deg sunny weather.

Heading south on Hwy 99 just past Duffy Lake.

There are now words that could describe the beauty John and I  experienced on our ride to Lillooet, BC. Riding time there is about 3.5 hours. We prepped the bikes, put on sunscreen and sorted out our wireless communication. We were all set. [click to continue…]


New stallion for my stable? Hmmm…stay tuned.

…update 3 days later. Yup. Now I have 2. I’ll be keeping the one with the BMW hard panniers and selling the other.



Reconsider Your Use of Plastics


I recently watched this documentary. Wow, I thought I knew we, as a world, used a lot of plastic, but I didn’t realize just how much ends up in our oceans. As a scuba diver and boater, I love my ocean. I live right beside it in fact.

I highly recommend that you watch this documentary with your family if you can, and share this link to my post so that others are aware as well. [click to continue…]


Air Canada Motorcycle Cargo Shipping Promo Again for 2017

Air Canada Cargo’s Fly Your Bike program is designed to transport motorbikes when traveling with Air Canada or not. This program is valid from May 1 to September 30, 2017.

To book or find out about our Fly Your Bike program please call the customer service number in the city your shipment will originate from.

Click here for Air Canada’s Procedure Guide

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RV Adventure. Part 3/3. Kelowna to Vancouver


Part 1 / Part 2

What a beautiful morning to wake up to. The sun is an amazing blue and the air fresh. There is adventure in the air as I loosely plan my day today. I definitely want to drop by Area27 in Oliver, BC and it’s a perfect day for it.

There were a lot of RVs at the Walmart parking lot in Kelowna. I had a nice chat with a couple who are moving from Winnipeg to Kelowna area and they bought a little trailer as their temporary home until they find a new home. Adventures are also about meeting new people and hearing their story.

So off I go…Kelowna to Oliver, Area27. [click to continue…]


Don’t let your dreams pass you by…

Often we feel that we need to have “all our ducks in a row” so to speak before we can choose to move forward.

Many years ago, I learned the difference in living by choice or by decision. You see, a decision is based on outside factors that will help you make that decision, whereas choice is not. [click to continue…]


RV Adventure – part 2/3. Calgary to Kelowna (all expenses paid)

Part 1 / Part 3

Roger’s Pass with a bit of snow coming down.

Entering the Rockies from Calgary.

Near Roger’s Pass

Cutting through the Rockies.

I may have forgotten to tell you, but this trip is not costing me a dime. This is not the first time I have done a trip like this. Having the time freedom to jump on a plane last minute and drive around Western Canada all expenses paid, is my kind of “day at the office”. [click to continue…]