Bem vindo ao Renegades Brazil!

Welcome to Renegades Brazil, beetches! Before getting into the Brazil trip, just a quick coda on the last one. After traveling through India from 2020 to 2021, I returned to the U.S. to recover from my motorcycle accident. During this time I stayed at my dad’s in Sun Prairie, Wisconsin where I ate fast foodContinue reading “Bem vindo ao Renegades Brazil!”

Zanskar Expedition Video with LA Riders

Here’s a video I compiled from my six-day expedition through the Zanskar Range of the Himalayas with LA Riders motorcycle club. The trip included high-altitude camping, music, and crossing three of the world’s highest motorable passes. In the middle of the trip we stopped for a trek and bridge crossing to reach Phuktal Gumpa, theContinue reading “Zanskar Expedition Video with LA Riders”

Meet the Renegade Queen of Aerial Arts

April Ananda Bliss is a tiny, tattooed faerie who can fly three times as high as Michael Jordan. Originally from Colorado, April left the U.S. at age 20 to spread her love of fire dancing and hula hooping around the world. She spent the next several years hitchhiking cargo boats in the Peruvian Amazon, couchsurfingContinue reading “Meet the Renegade Queen of Aerial Arts”

Book Review: Freedom from the Known

Jiddu Krishnamurti is a Jedi Master of the First Order. Born in India in 1895, Krishnamurti was a philosopher, writer, and global speaker on topics of psychological revolution. I had never heard of him until I came to India. In fact, I don’t recall any Indian authors being on my high school or college readingContinue reading “Book Review: Freedom from the Known”

Rihanna takes on Prime Minister Modi and Young Indians Should Too

I wasn’t planning to comment on Indian politics on this blog, but that changed when Rihanna tweeted in support of protesting farmers and was promptly smeared by Prime Minister Modi and his Bollywood goons. Time to do, “Work, work, work, work, work.” Listen Mr. Prime Minister: Don’t fuck with Rihanna or you will feel theContinue reading “Rihanna takes on Prime Minister Modi and Young Indians Should Too”

Navigating the Dark Spiral

If you’ve been following my blog then you probably know that I write openly and honestly about drug use. While my posts are primarily about travel, dating, and motorcycles, more often than not drugs are involved. Immediately after I publish this stuff, I ask myself, “Why? Why did I just post that?” Then I waitContinue reading “Navigating the Dark Spiral”

Is it Possible to find True Love Traveling?

While traveling through India for the past year I’ve dated several Indian girls and even found myself in a few serious relationships. During the first part of my trip I wasn’t expecting anything too serious, just fun. And there’s plenty of opportunities for that while traveling. But it seemed that every time I really connectedContinue reading “Is it Possible to find True Love Traveling?”

How to Survive 14-Days of Rave in Goa

Is your natural habitat somewhere between a laser and a fog machine? Why not upgrade to lasers and fog machines mounted on palm trees overlooking the Arabian Sea?   Just plan a trip to North Goa during the next holiday season. It’s a never-ending rave party from December through January featuring underground techno and psychedelicContinue reading “How to Survive 14-Days of Rave in Goa”

India Emergency Room Visit = 5 Rupees

While traveling I get lots of injuries but this is a really stupid one. Got gashed by the ceiling fan in my guesthouse when I stood up on the bed at night. You see being tall is not always so good. There was lots of blood spilling from my bald head. Luckily some Indian guysContinue reading “India Emergency Room Visit = 5 Rupees”