ONE GIRL, TWO WHEELS – THE CYCLING KENYAN GIRL

Gloria is a cyclist and a triathlete.  Nairobi has a cycling community of over 5,000 members and only 5% of those are women. She is one of the 5% and a top cyclist having represented Kenya in the ITU (International Triathlon Union) in Spain in 2019.  She cycles for commute, travel and as a sport.  I …

HEALTHY PRACTICES DURING TRAVEL – TIPS FROM US

This blog has been pending for so long.  I started writing it when we were in Namibia.  That is way back in August 2018. Prompted by my weight gain and un-budgeted purchases. I was in a shop fitting a new trouser and one glance at the girl in the mirror and I did not like …

LIVING FASHIONABLY FROM A MOTORCYCLE WARDROBE

Take a minute and think - "What is the size of your wardrobe?" What if all you had for three and a half years was a bag - 70 ltrs or 1ft X 1ft X 3ft? This is however my life. Before I started riding a motorcycle, I was this girly girly girl who wore cute dresses …

MOMS WHO TRAVEL – PARENTING FROM THE ROAD

Are you a mom who loves traveling but is not able to do so for the fear of leaving your little ones at home? While it is acceptable for Dads to travel and leave their kids at home, It is not acceptable for a mom's to travel and leave their kids at home. Mom's can …

#243 Reason. Why am riding around the world. Reason 5 – REDISCOVERING THIS WOMAN

To be honest i don't think i will rediscover myself out there.  This has already started but i know much more will happen while on the road.  In October 2015 i did three things.  I trained to ride a motorcycle,  quite a job i loved (but hated the politics) and also got hired in another …

#243 Reasons why i am riding around the world – Reason 4 – TO EXPERIENCING THE LOVE IN THE WORLD

You can read about our world tour on our website To support us, you can donate on this link Its been slightly over one year planning for this trip. Our trip will last three years, or slightly more. When the idea came up, we quickly without much thought settled on it and we were so …

#243reasons why am riding around the world. Reason no. 3 MY COUNTRY, MY HOME

To support donate through our fundraising link here. If you have been to our website (http://throttleadventures.com/about-us/) you know our trip is all about our country. To take Kenya out there, tell the story of Kenya and represent Kenyans. Being the first Kenyans and Black Africans to take up such an adventure, questions like "where are …

243 Reasons – Why am going to ride around the world – Reason 1: FOR ME AND MY KIDS.

Its exactly 243 days to the departure of the world Bike tour. I will share one reason everyday, why am doing the trip. Let's call it #243reasons. To support donate here You can also read about our riding around the world here  I am doing this for me and my kids. You are asking how? How …

Romancing the Royal Enfield 350 Bullet.

This post has taken me longer to write than i expected. This was something i never ever thought would happen and even have not heard it happen here in Kenya. If you know any other motorcycle company or dealer that gives out their brand new bikes from the showroom for not just a few hours …