Paraty’s Historic Town & its Stunning Beaches

Facebook Twitter Google+ LinkedIn Following our two and half days in Ouro Preto, we made the 545KM (339 miles) trip to Paraty, breaking up the drive with an overnight in Tres Rios. We chose to stay in the neighboring beach … Continue reading

BRAZIL BY BIKE: Our First Long-Haul Adventure

Facebook Twitter Google+ LinkedIn If you know me at all, you know I adore road trips. There is something extremely liberating about hitting the open highway, and seeing all the oddities along the way. This is even more acute from … Continue reading

Waterfall Wonderment

Facebook Twitter Google+ LinkedIn If you’re a New Yorker, you know that you can live 100 years in the city and still see something new each day of your life there. Surprisingly, I had a similar experience in Uberaba, Brazil. … Continue reading


Facebook Twitter Google+ LinkedIn Today’s edition of Brazil by Bike is brought to you by an impromptu moment. It’s a holiday here today (Corpus Cristi), so my husband and I decided to take a ride to Sacramento. This little town … Continue reading

Brazil by Bike: Anniversary Edition

Facebook Twitter Google+ LinkedIn For our one-year wedding anniversary, my husband and I decided on a three-way. Not THAT kind (get your mind out of the gutter!) I am referring to our motorcycle, Betty. We had spent so much time … Continue reading

Always Be Prepared!

Facebook Twitter Google+ LinkedIn We were being pelted by rain as we slowly crawled through a dense, wet fog… But that was on the ride home! Our ride TO Araxá took us through the rolling, lush hills of Minas Gerais state, some … Continue reading

Bev, Sheila and Betty

Facebook Twitter Google+ LinkedIn It´s funny how life often comes full circle. As a teenager, my boyfriends consisted of those special types of wanna-be outlaws that favored motorcycles and muscle cars.  I spent my high school years on the backs … Continue reading