Monday August 27th.   Dear Family & Friends,   Yesterday was pretty much a wash out. Heavy rains and wind so the Jurby event was cancelled which was to bad since that is one of my favourites. We spent the day in a local pub watching Formula 1 races and walking around town a bit. I really like the city of Douglas. It reminds me...
Saturday August 25th Dear Family & Friends, Another day on the Isle of Man has been exciting with good and sad. The island is just as I remembered it. A beautiful Victorian Era resort area. The excitement is in the air, and lots of motorcycles and motorcyclist every where you look. It is fun being in a city where where ever you go everyone has...
Friday August 24th Dear Family & Friends, Thursday we left The Gateway Inn in the Lake District and rode a couple of hours to the Liverpool Ferry Port for our trip to the Isle of Man. The weather was good and the ride was easy. We arrived 5 hours  early so we had time to kill.  We decided to walk around downtown Liverpool....
Wednesday August 22nd Dear Family and Friends, Our trip is moving along smoothly.  Ray has recovered from his surgery and is in good spirits. His son came over and is escorting him home. Also the Isle of Man travel agency has agreed to refund his ferry tickets and hotel room costs so that is a help. Monday we left Inverness and found a...
        Sunday August 19th   Dear Family & Friends,   Another couple of days and more sites and adventure.. Yesterday we left Ullapool and rode north east. Our route took us along the coast to the very north east tip of the British Isle and then down the east coast to Inverness. As we rode along in the morning we passed Castle Mey so we...