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Shoestring Budget Road Trip Part 3

By T.J. and  Stephanie Thompson Photos by Stephanie Thompson The moment we have been waiting for… on the eighth day we arrived at the biggest motorcycle rally in the world; the 78th annual Sturgis Motorcycle Rally in Sturgis, South Dakota! First things first, we rolled down main street to check out the crowd and the scene. The streets were already filling ...

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November 2018 Quick Throttle Magazine

CALIFORNIA/SOUTHWEST EDITION: In the November issue of Quick Throttle Magazine, we go Glamping in California on a 2019 H-D Road Glide Ultra and spotlight an artist for David Mann Chopperfest. We also cover Street Vibrations and the World Record Parade. We continue our Shoestring Budget Road Trip with part three, plus much more!      NORTHWEST EDITION:  In the November ...

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Shoestring Budget Road Trip, Part Two

Our bags are packed and the bike is loaded. Our journey is really starting! The morning of July 26th we rolled out of our driveway in Harrison, Arkansas, and busted through our sleepy little town.

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Shoestring Budget Road Trip, Part One

By T.J. & Stephanie Thompson Photos by Stephanie Thompson and Glitter & Rust Photography A spontaneous conversation, during lunch time in our living room, led us to the wild idea of planning a trip for 2 people on 2 wheels for 2 weeks with a small budget while attending 2 motorcycle events. Questions arose such as: “How do we pack ...

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