The journey ends for Itchy Boots, and what a experience it was. Not many adventurers can say that they’ve gone by a whole pandemic, two bikes, and tons of sprockets on their option to see an ocean. It’s been an incredible journey for Itchy Boots, and one that’s immortalized in her one-and-a-half-hour-long film.
From Patagonia to Alaska, Noraly began her journey along with her Royal Enfield Himalayan which was crated and shipped from the UK to Argentina to kick off the journey from Patagonia, the southernmost tip of South America. From there, she went by tons of paved and unpaved roads on the again of her Enfield.
In fact, the journey was minimize brief in 2020. Noraly was in Peru on the time when the COVID-19 Pandemic took impact and it grew to become a world-shaking and border-altering phenomenon. The journey needed to be minimize brief in as a result of nation borders had been getting closed, folks had been pressured to be socially distant, and a brand new virus no person actually understood on the time was operating about.
Sadly, Noraly needed to depart her bike behind, and it received caught in a storage facility for eight months the place humidity and time took their toll on the bike. Dhanno, the identify of the Himalayan, was just about put out of fee due to this, and so a brand new bike needed to be christened with the intention to full the remainder of the journey.
Whereas Noraly had the choice of bringing her Honda CB500X or CRF250L, it was clear that gentle was the best way to go, however with a little bit of journey within the combine. As such, the CRF300 Rally grew to become her alternative to complete the remainder of the journey.
Following that, it was a basic Itchy Boots journey going by borders, trails, and highways all the best way to Alaska.
The journey spanned a complete of 65,000 kilometers, 18 nations, three years, by a pandemic, and wanted two bikes. The maiden journey was first made on October 1, 2019, just for it to be concluded on August 11, 2022, all achieved solo. Now Noraly’s going to take a little bit of a break from the driving and filming and provides viewers one thing a bit totally different.