Wednesday, September 26, 2018

My ticket to ride episode 38

We’ve been traveling along with SNN’s Azure O’Neil for the past 10 months during her motorcycle journey through South America. During this time, she and her partner Roel have ridden 23,000 miles through 8 countries, spoken 4 different languages and eaten everything from ants to cow hearts. This week, she shares stories from one last […]

My ticket to ride episode 37

This week, SNN’s Azure O’Neil continues her motorcycle journey through South America in Guyana. The small country’s expanse of untouched rain-forest prompted National Geographic to ask “Is Green the New Gold?” To draw her own conclusion, Azure braves 300 miles of remote, wilderness riding to experience the “jewel in Guyana’s crown.”

My ticket to ride episode 36

SNN’s Azure O’Neil has spent weeks traveling through Brazil, where Zika and other mosquito-transmitted viruses are widespread. This week she shows us how the people who live in the Amazon defend themselves against these dangerous pests.

My ticket to ride episode 35

Napping in a hammock is nice, but I’m not sure I’d like to sleep in one for a week! In this segment of her journey through South America, SNN’s Azure O’Neil does just that when she loads her motorcycle onto a ferry to travel up the Amazon River.

My ticket to ride episode 34

This week, SNN’s Azure O’Neil continues her motorcycle journey through South America in Brazil. Looking to escape the heat on the coast, she heads to Bahia’s interior where she winds up finding a little more adventure than she expected.

My Ticket To Ride Episode 33

This week, SNN’s Azure O’Neil continues her motorcycle journey through South America in Bahia, Brazil. This colorful colonial city is know for it’s Afro-Brazillian culture and cuisine and Azure wastes no time diving in and tasting it all!

My Ticket To Ride Episode 32

A lot of beautiful images came out of Rio de Janeiro during the 2016 Olympic Games. And while she wasn’t there for the Olympics, in this segment of her motorcycle journey through South America, SNN’s Azure O’Neil shows us a side of Rio most TV cameras missed.

My ticket to Ride episode 31

Guazu (EE-GWA-ZOO) Falls is a must-see for anyone traveling through South America. In this segment of her motorcycle journey SNN’s Azure O’Neil visits this natural wonder before crossing the border from Argentina to Brazil.

My Ticket to Ride Episode 30

Who doesn’t want to be Queen for a day? In this segment of her motorcycle ride through South America, SNN’s Azure O’Neil drinks mate, meets another motorcyclist from the US and is crowned Queen!

My Ticket to Ride Episode 29: Chilean Culture

In this segment of her motorcycle journey through South America, SNN’s Azure O’Neil arrives in Central Chile. She finds the area to be rich in history, folkloric tradition and even world-class graffiti. Azure visits a friend and former winery co-worker who educates her about the Carmenere grapes his family grows. Tune in next week as […]

My Ticket To Ride Episode 28

In this segment of her motorcycle journey through South America, SNN’s Azure O’Neil crosses back into Chile on the scenic Carretera Austral. After exploring an Archaeological site, she and her partner Roel ferry North to Chile’s Lakes Region where they find snow and smoking volcanoes. Tune in next week as Azure and Roel continue their […]

My Ticket To Ride Episode 27 Patagonia

In this next segment of her ride through South America, SNN’s Azure O’Neil works on the next item on her bucket list: Hike Patagonia. She and her boyfriend Roel hike 68 miles through Torres del Paine in Chile’s Patagonia. They see glaciers, snow and brilliant sunrises. When they cross to Argentina their plans to hike […]

My Ticket to Ride Episode 26

In this segment of her motorcycle journey through South America, SNN’s Azure O’Neil celebrates making it to Ushuaia, the Southernmost point reachable by road in South America. Winter has arrived in the Southern Hemisphere and rather than linger in Ushuaia, Azure and her partner Roel, decide it’s time to head North. After performing some bike […]

My Ticket to Ride Episode 25 Ushuaia

In this segment of her motorcycle journey through South America, SNN’s Azure O’Neil races against winter, fights to stay upright in the deadly winds of Argentina and finds herself stopped at some unexpected road blocks.

My Ticket to Ride: Episode 24

In this next segment of her travels through South America, SNN’s Azure O’Neil meets a different kind of motorcycle traveler… One with four legs and a very special story!