Author Archives: Andrew Pain

Twain Everywhere – Overland Expo West 2016 Part Six


Heading for Hannibal meant leaving Route 66 and turning more north through Missouri. Since it was Missouri and I was headed North East, I headed for the Ozarks. I guess I should have known, but was still surprised by the … Continue reading

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Continuing East – Overland Expo West 2016 Part Five


Once I reached Oklahoma staying on Route 66 became more important. My route now followed I-44, the toll road, and where I’d broken down on the way west. I didn’t want anything to do with that highway, and anyway I … Continue reading

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Breaking back in – Overland Expo West 2016 Part Four


I hate saying goodbye to everyone, and lingered Monday while others left. Finally it was time for me to go as well, and I hoped on Rabbit and rode away. I had a new engine, which meant I had to … Continue reading

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Being at the Expo – Overland Expo West 2016


The Overland Expo officially starts Friday morning. A lot of people arrive on Thursday,  though, and there are meetings and such for the instructors, so I make sure I’m there before registration opens Thursday afternoon. I try to wait for … Continue reading

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