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2021 Suzuki V-Strom 1050 [Model Overview]

The Big V-Strom: Suzuki’s V-Strom 1050 Contents Model Overview Specifications Features Photos Videos Links The Suzuki V-Strom 1050 is one of the most versatile models in the 2021 Suzuki line-up. In the US, it’s the same model as the one from 2020. However, across the border in Canada, it’s a 2021 model. Now, if you’re looking for an adventure-focused Japanese motorcycle that can take you across rough terrain or across the city in equal measure, then the V-Strom 1050 is for you. It has a...
Tags: Adventure, US, Canada, Motorcycles, ISC, Dakar, BRIDGESTONE, US Canada, Suzuki, ECM, Nissin, 2021, Fem, Tokico, Enkei, Strom

2021 Suzuki V-Strom 1050XT Adventure [Model Overview]

The Range-Topping Adventurer: The Suzuki V-Strom 1050 XT Adventure Contents Model Overview Specifications Features Photos Videos Links The top of the range adventure motorcycle in the 2021 Suzuki line-up is the formidable V-Strom 1050XT Adventure. Now, it’s not a 2021 model for residents of the USA, however, for those in Canada, it’s being sold with a 2021 designation—and with a different name: the 2021 V-Strom 1050XA Adventure. Suzuki Motorcycles has different naming conventions for th...
Tags: Usa, Adventure, US, Canada, Motorcycles, ISC, Dakar, Suzuki, ECM, IMU, Nissin, 2021, Fem, Tokico, Strom, Pearl White

2021 Suzuki V-Strom 1050XT [Model Overview]

Adventure-Ready: The 2021 Suzuki V-Strom 1050XT Contents Model Overview Specifications Features Photos Videos Links The V-Strom 1050XT joins the 2021 Suzuki line-up, depending on what side of the border you’re sitting on. In the US, it remains the same as the previous 2020 model. However, in Canada, it’s a new model for 2021. Though, it’s called the V-Strom 1050XA instead. This is a more adventure-focused version of the successful V-Strom 1050, equipped with plenty of extra Suzuki Motor...
Tags: Usa, Adventure, US, Canada, Motorcycles, ISC, Dakar, Suzuki, ECM, IMU, Nissin, Suzuki Motorcycles, 2021, Fem, Tokico, Strom

5 Must-Read Travel Books by Authors Famous for Their Fiction

We tend to think of the authors of travel books and the authors of fiction books as two separate and distinct categories of writer. You’ve got your Tocqueville’s and Bill Bryson’s on one side, and your F. Scott Fitzgerald’s and Harper Lee’s on another. But there have in fact been plenty of writers — including some of literature’s most luminous novelists — who have worked in both genres. Often to great effect: unsurprisingly, the talents which lend themselves to worthy fiction — the ability t...
Tags: Travel, Books, London, Montana, France, Life, Adventure, America, San Francisco, Spain, Travel & leisure, Atlantic, Maine, Hawaii, Belgium, Harper Lee

Disney Details Star Wars: Galactic Starcruiser, Debuts New Lightsaber

BEGIN SLIDESHOW In celebration of May the 4th, Walt Disney World has revealed new details about their highly-anticipated Star Wars: Galactic Starcruiser, confirming the introduction of a brand new lightsaber created by Walt Disney Imagineering Research and Development. Originally scheduled to launch in 2021, the Star Wars-themed luxury hotel has been set to make its long-awaited launch in 2022 at the Walt Disney World Resort. Star Wars: Galactic Starcruiser is being described as an all-imme...
Tags: Star Wars, Video, Movies, Adventure, Sci-fi, Disney, Action, Resistance, Walt Disney World, Extras, Disney World, Disney Parks, Movie News, Batuu, Walt Disney Imagineering Research and Development, Star Wars: Galactic Starcruiser

Savage Sword of Conan #162 - Al Williamson art

Savage Sword of Conan #162 Savage Sword of Conan v1 #162, 1989 - In a back-up feature, Solomon Kane returns to an unnamed village after decades of traveling the world. At the tavern, a crowd gathers to hear his stories that defy belief. Eleven of the twelve splashes rely almost solely on imagery to capture each adventure. The quality of Al Williamson's inks somewhat vary across the twenty-plus [Author: Ted Ignacio]
Tags: Comics, Adventure, Marvel, Magazines, Conan, 1980s, Williamson, Ted Ignacio, Al Williamson, Solomon Kane

The Borrowers Reboot Movie in the Works From Universal Pictures

It has been over 23 years since the theatrical release of Peter Hewitt’s fantasy comedy The Borrowers. Now Deadline brings word that Universal Pictures is in the process of developing a modern reboot of classic 1997 live-action film adaptation of Mary Norton’s children’s novel. The project hails from the original film’s studio Working Title and Peter Rabbit 2: The Runaway scribe Patrick Burleigh. In addition, Conrad Vernon, who is known for directing hit animated films such as Shrek 2, Monst...
Tags: Movies, Adventure, Comedy, Conrad Vernon, Fantasy, Movie News, Patrick Burleigh, The Borrowers, Universal Pictures, Working Title

Disney-Pixar’s Luca Trailer Prepares For an Unforgettable Summer

BEGIN SLIDESHOW Coming off from winning the Best Animated Feature for the Jamie Foxx-led Soul at last Sunday’s 2021 Oscars, Walt Disney Studios and Pixar have finally released the full Luca trailer for their first animated film this year starring Jacob Tremblay and Jack Dylan Grazer. The video begins with two young sea monsters as they venture above the surface to experience an unforgettable summer with their new human friend, who encourages them to try a bunch of things they think are impo...
Tags: Video, Movies, Adventure, Disney, Italy, Streaming, Little Mermaid, Jamie Foxx, Pixar, Jim Gaffigan, Jacob Tremblay, Luca, Alberto, Lorenzo, Massimo, Disney Pixar

Peter Rabbit 2: The Runaway Final Trailer Debuts Ahead of June Premiere

BEGIN SLIDESHOW Sony Pictures has released the final trailer for their upcoming live-action comedy sequel Peter Rabbit 2: The Runaway, which is scheduled to arrive in theaters on Friday, June 18. The video features some new footage of the mischievous titular bunny as he strays far from home and embarks on a new adventure. Originally scheduled for a 2020 release, the James Corden-led feature has been pushed back a number of times now due to the ongoing pandemic. Its current June 18 release d...
Tags: Video, UK, Comedy, Movies, Lionsgate, Adventure, Paddington, Sony, Rose Byrne, Sony Pictures, James Corden, Margot Robbie, Will Gluck, Thomas, Peter, Domhnall Gleeson

Tarzan of the Apes #141 - Russ Manning art

Tarzan of the Apes #141 Tarzan of the Apes v1 #141, 1964 - A renegade subject tries to hoard the kingdom's grain seed, forcing Dan-el into a duel to the death. Though only five pages, Russ Manning's typically sharp drawings tell the story with clarity and interest. Frameless panels (see interior page below) and changing viewpoints also benefit this Brothers of the Spear tale. Other artists in [Author: Unknown]
Tags: Comics, Adventure, Dell, Unknown, 1960s, Dan, Manning, Russ Manning, Tarzan

Lucasfilm’s Indiana Jones 5 Adds Thomas Kretschmann to Cast

Following the recent addition of Mads Mikkelsen, TheWrap brings word that German actor Thomas Kretschmann has officially been tapped for an undisclosed role in Lucasfilm’s long-in-development Indiana Jones 5. Kretschmann and Mikkelsen will be joining the final installment’s leading stars, Harrison Ford and Phoebe Waller-Bridge, with production expected to begin this summer finally. Kretschmann is no stranger to major blockbuster films as he previously appeared in 2004’s Resident Evil: Apocalyps...
Tags: Movies, Adventure, Disney, Raiders, Action, Tom Hanks, Ferrari, Ford, Harrison Ford, Lucasfilm, Indiana Jones, John Williams, Steven Spielberg, Kathleen Kennedy, Kong, Lawrence Kasdan

Vin Diesel & Universal Team for Rock ‘Em Sock ‘Em Robots Film

Vin Diesel & Universal team for Rock ‘Em Sock ‘Em Robots film After working with the studio for the past 20 years on the hit Fast & Furious and Chronicles of Riddick franchises, Vin Diesel is partnering up with Universal once again to star in and produce a film adaptation of Mattel’s iconic tabletop boxing game Rock ‘Em Sock ‘Em Robots, according to The Hollywood Reporter. RELATED: Neil Widener and Gavin James Set to Pen Hot Wheels Movie Adaptation The action-adventure film is being writte...
Tags: Movies, Dwayne Johnson, Adventure, Action, Avatar, Liam Neeson, Universal, Barbie, Warner Bros, James Cameron, Margot Robbie, Paul Walker, MGM, Universal Pictures, John Cena, Mattel

Savage Tales #7 - Neal Adams art

Savage Tales #7 Savage Tales v1 #7 featuring Ka-Zar, 1974 - Attempting to rescue a woman named Myrain, Ka-Zar follows the trail of her captors to a sacrificial temple. John Buscema's pencils are delineated by the "Crusty Bunkers", an informal group of artists led by Neal Adams. In this story, his contributions are significant, inking the majority of faces and figures (including the saber-tooth [Author: Unknown]
Tags: Comics, Adventure, Marvel, Magazines, Unknown, John Buscema, 12, 1970s, Adams, Neal Adams, Myrain Ka Zar

Brad Pitt Sets Cameo Role in Sandra Bullock-Led Lost City of D

Brad Pitt sets cameo role in Sandra Bullock-led Lost City of D Brad Pitt (Once Upon a Time in Hollywood) has officially signed on for a cameo appearance in Paramount Pictures’ upcoming rom-com adventure Lost City of D which will be led by Channing Tatum and Sandra Bullock, according to The Hollywood Reporter. Pitt joining the film is the Oscar-winning actor’s way of returning the favor to Bullock, after she first agreed to a cameo role in David Leitch’s star-studded action film Bullet Train,...
Tags: Hollywood, Movies, Adventure, Action, Dreamworks, Sandra Bullock, Channing Tatum, Brad Pitt, Daniel Radcliffe, Renée Zellweger, Paramount Pictures, Universal Pictures, Dominican Republic, Romantic Comedy, Aaron Nee, Pitt

House of the Dragon: Fabien Frankel Joins HBO’s GOT Prequel Series

Image Credit: BBC House of the Dragon: Fabien Frankel joins HBO’s GOT prequel series Fabien Frankel (The Serpent) has been tapped to join the ensemble cast of HBO’s upcoming Game of Thrones prequel series House of the Dragon. He is set to portray the key role of Ser Criston Cole, a member of King Viserys I Targaryen’s Kingsguard. Interestingly, Frankel’s first feature acting project was 2019’s Last Christmas, where he appeared alongside Game of Thrones alum Emilia Clarke, who famously played ...
Tags: Hbo, TV, Movies, Drama, Adventure, Fantasy, TV News, Game Of Thrones, Rhys Ifans, Emilia Clarke, Paddy Considine, Matt Smith, George R R Martin, Martin, Sonoya Mizuno, Daenerys Targaryen

Mads Mikkelsen Joins Harrison Ford in Indiana Jones 5

Mads Mikkelsen joins Harrison Ford in Indiana Jones 5 After signing on last year to become Fantastic Beasts 3‘s new Grindelwald, Mads Mikkelsen has secured another high-profile project in the form of Lucasfilm’s long-in-development Indiana Jones 5. According to , the acclaimed Danish actor has been tapped to star opposite franchise star Harrison Ford and recently added female lead Phoebe Waller-Bridge (Fleabag) in James Mangold’s final installment to Indiana Jones. Further details about his ...
Tags: Movies, Adventure, Raiders, Action, Ferrari, Ford, Harrison Ford, Lucasfilm, Indiana Jones, John Williams, Steven Spielberg, Kathleen Kennedy, Lawrence Kasdan, Jez, Dan Fogelman, AFI

Tarzan #197 - Russ Manning reprint

Tarzan #197Tarzan v1 #197, 1970 - Accompanying the main story is a Russ Manning reprint from Tarzan #120. Note that Manning provided artwork for a total of 132 issues of Tarzan. Other artists in this Gold Key bronze age adventure issue include George Wilson, Paul Norris and Mike Royer. - - - - - - - - - - Home / Manning / Tarzan ebay >this issue [Author: Ted Ignacio]
Tags: Comics, Adventure, 1970s, Manning, Russ Manning, Tarzan, Ted Ignacio, Mike Royer, George Wilson Paul Norris, Gold Key

From the deep sea to outer space, this real estate exec is going places

From rafting in the Himalayas to climbing Mt. Kilimanjaro, Connor Group Managing Partner Larry Connor has never been afraid of a challenge. Now he's going to space.
Tags: Spacex, Interviews, Adventure, Entrepreneur, Nasa, Radio, Ocean, Agent, Himalayas, Pilot, Outer Space, Johnson Space Center, Select, Larry Connor, Mt Kilimanjaro Connor Group

Piracy #1 - Wally Wood art & cover, Al Williamson art (key)

Wally Wood Piracy v1 #1, 1954 - In Al Williamson's nautical tale, the first mate of a whaling ship reveals his ambitions of replacing the old captain. His images are open and airy, finely delineated by frequent collaborator Angelo Torres. Wally Wood supplies the frenetic, swashbuckling cover. It's beautifully complex layout is accompanied by a superb illustration of a 1800s-era tall ship. [Author: Ted Ignacio]
Tags: Comics, Adventure, EC, Keys, 1950s, Wood, Williamson, Ted Ignacio, Al Williamson, Wally Wood, First issues, AALink, Wally Wood Piracy, Angelo Torres Wally Wood

2021 Harley Davidson Pan America 1250 [Model Overview]

The 2021 Harley Davidson Pan America 1250: The New Adventure Contents Model Overview Specifications Features Photos Videos Links The wait is over! The first American-made Adventure bike is here, the Harley Davidson Pan America 1250. HD is trying to come into a market segment that has some serious heavyweights. Both the 1250 and 1250 Special have the specs that should make them definite contenders. This is the first use of the new Revolution® Max 1250 Engine in the 2021 Harley Davidson l...
Tags: Adventure, Motorcycles, Twins, Harley Davidson, Max, Standard, 2021, V-twin, Pan America, Harley Davidson Pan America, Notfp, 1000cc, Road Sport Rain Off Road, Cornering Enhanced Traction Control System C TCS, Vivid Black and River Rock Gray, Baja Orange Stonewashed White Pearl

2021 Honda NC750X [Model Overview]

Honda’s Middleweight Adventure Machine: The 2021 NC750X Contents Model Overview Specifications Features Photos Videos Links The NC750X is one of the most versatile Honda motorcycles currently available. It’s powerful, capable, comfortable, practical, and it features a few impressive upgrades for the new year that make it one of the most attractive models in the 2021 Honda line-up. While are plenty of upgrades across the bike, the most significant concern the engine. The NC750X draws pow...
Tags: Adventure, Motorcycles, Honda, DCT, 2021, TBW, Notfp, 600 - 1000cc, Honda USA Honda Canada Honda, Honda YouTube Facebook Twitter Wikipedia, Twin Cylinder, Wire Starter Electric Valve Train SOHC, Rake Caster Angle 27

2021 Kawasaki Concours 14 ABS [Model Overview]

The 2021 Kawasaki Concours 14 ABS: Designed For Long-Distance Sports Touring Contents Model Overview Specifications Features Photos Videos Links The 2021 Kawasaki Concours 14 ABS is the latest model of the Japanese manufacturer’s entry into the long-range sports touring category. Utilizing a 1,352 cc DOHC liquid cooled inline-four, the biggest four cylinder in the entire Kawasaki lineup, 158 HP and 111 lbs-ft torque is available. This is easily enough to accelerate and maintain speed on...
Tags: Adventure, Motorcycles, North America, Eco, Yamaha, Kawasaki, DFI, Concours, 2021, Kawasaki Concours, Notfp, 1000cc, Hp Bore x Stroke, In-Line Four, KTRC, Month Limited Warranty Kawasaki Protection Plus

Tarzan #243 - Joe Kubert cover

Joe Kubert Tarzan of the Apes v1 #243, 1975 - Not surprisingly, this shark-themed cover coincides with the premiere of the first Jaws movie. For one of his later covers for the series, Joe Kubert does an admirable job. The solid black background allows Tarzan's figure to stand out. Particularly skillful is how the artist positions the hero's limbs to perfectly frame the shark's nose. Other [Author: Ted Ignacio]
Tags: Comics, Adventure, Dc, 1970s, Tarzan, Ted Ignacio, Kubert, Joe Kubert, Joe Kubert Tarzan

Brave and the Bold #7 - Joe Kubert art

Brave and the Bold #7 Brave and the Bold v1 #7, 1956 - When his princess love is kidnapped by giant trained eagles, the Viking Price tracks her to his enemy Thorvald's remote castle. Somehow, the story enables the character to concoct water skis from the staves of his boat. That aside, Joe Kubert takes great effort with his depictions. Gunnda's sudden capture is an artistic high point of the [Author: Ted Ignacio]
Tags: Comics, Adventure, Dc, 1950s, Ted Ignacio, Kubert, Joe Kubert, Brave and the Bold, Thorvald, Gunnda

2021 KTM 890 Adventure [Model Overview]

The 2021 KTM 890 Adventure: The Heart Of KTM’s Adventure Lineup Contents Model Overview Specifications Features Photos Videos Links The 2021 KTM 890 Adventure is the cornerstone, the pillar, upon which the entire current 2021 Adventure model lineup is built upon. The smaller 390 Adventure and the larger 1290 Adventure models would not exist if the original 790 Adventure had not renewed the brand’s dedication to off-road capable street bikes after many years of producing mostly off-road ...
Tags: Adventure, Motorcycles, Bosch, Dlc, KTM, 2021, Notfp, Parallel Twin, 600 - 1000cc, kW Starter Electric, EMS Bosch EMS, Color Black Orange ELECTRICAL Ignition, KTM Motorcycle, Rally Mode, KTM ENGINE Engine 899cc, ABS Bosch

2021 KTM 390 Adventure [Model Overview]

The 2021 KTM 390 Adventure: Small Engine, Big Adventure Contents Model Overview Specifications Features Photos Videos Links The 2021 KTM 390 Adventure may have a small engine, but that doesn’t mean that it can’t handle nearly anything thrown at it. That 373cc, liquid cooled, four-valve single produces 43 HP and 26 lb-ft of torque, giving the little bike more than enough grunt to get over or around pretty much any obstacle. The Austrian company also didn’t skimp on the goodies on the bik...
Tags: Adventure, Motorcycles, Honda, Bosch, Dlc, Dakar, KTM, 2021, Notfp, 250 - 499cc, Single-Cylinder, EMS Bosch EMS

Saying Yes to Joy and Adventure with Jesus

By nature, I’m the serious type. Although being the oldest of four children, I grew up like an only child, and during my whole childhood, I was surrounded by adults my grandmother’s age. I often found myself eavesdropping on the adults wanting to be a part of their conversations. I wasn’t necessarily super playful or silly, and I lived in the midst of adult situations that children should never be a part of. Even as an adult now, I’m still serious. I laugh and have a good time, but I’m always co...
Tags: Adventure, Inspiration, Fun, Arizona, Jesus, God, Courage, Joy, Martha, Beka, Being Present, Belonging, Abundant life

2021 Yamaha Tenere 700 [Model Overview]

The 2021 Yamaha Tenere 700 is an Adventure Touring Dream Contents Model Overview Specifications Features Photos Videos Links The 2021 Yamaha Tenere 700 is a new chapter for Yamaha’s adventure touring model range. The Japanese manufacturer positions this bike as a mid-point between an out-and-out adventure rally racer and a civil, calm street motorcycle. Powered by the same crossplane crankshaft, 689 cc parallel-twin from the 2020 MT-07, sending the dirt flying with 74 HP and 50 lbs-ft o...
Tags: Adventure, Motorcycles, Yamaha, Pirelli, Dakar, DOHC, 2021, Notfp, Parallel Twin, 600 - 1000cc, WARRANTY Warranty, Color Ceramic Ice Intensity White Matte Black, Rally STR Fuel Tank Capacity

The Return of a Legend is Official: 2022 Kawasaki KLR650

Kawasaki has now released details on the 2022 Kawasaki KLR 650. The KLR has been legendary in the adventure riding world since it’s release in 1987. A very straightforward, four-stroke single-cylinder with lots of fuel capacity at a fair price point.  Since 1987, not a lot has changed with Kawasaki KLR other than a slight cosmetic makeover in 2008. In 2018, Kawasaki had decided to end an era of one of the most legendary adventure bikes to date. Skip ahead to the end of 2020, a time where ther...
Tags: News, Adventure, Motorcycles, Kawasaki, Kawasaki KLR, DFI, Motorcycle News, Kawasaki USA, Adventure Riding, Kawasaki KLR 650, KLR650, Uni Trak, Digital Instrument Panel, Kawasaki Genuine Accessories KGA, Cypher Camo Gray, Pearl Sand Khaki

2021 Triumph Tiger 1200 XR [Model Overview]

Road-focused Adventure Machines: The Triumph Tiger 1200 XR Line Contents Model Overview Specifications Features Photos Videos Links The Triumph Tiger 1200 XR line remains a crucial part of the 2021 Triumph line-up. The small-sub range of British-made adventure motorcycles hasn’t received much in the way of updates since 2018, and the same is true for 2021. The current line-up of Tiger XR models includes the standard XR, the 1200 XRx, the 1200 XRx Low, and the range-topping 1200 XRt. All...
Tags: Adventure, Motorcycles, Low, Triumph, Brembo, DOHC, Inertial Measurement Unit, Nissin, 2021, Triumph motorcycles, Triumph Tigers, Notfp, 1000cc, Three Cylinder, Starter Electric Exhaust Stainless, Rain Road