Inspiration: Big Trip

Father and son reunited

Our journey of discovery

Joseph Johnson’s father was always at work when he woke for school and never got home until long after the youngster had gone to bed.

Video of the Day! A father and son find more than they bargain for as they journey across Bolivia on motorcycles. Watch it here:

Posted by GoPro on Sunday, June 21, 2015

That was the memory anyway – even if it was one dispelled by countless family photos of the pair laughing and having fun.

So when Joseph decided to become a fireman “to help other people”, his dad couldn’t hide his disappointment that a career as an architect appeared to be fading away.

“There was so much I didn’t know about my father. Sometimes I didn’t feel like he really understood me,” he said.

Until last year, when the pair jumped on their Triumph Bonnevilles to cross Bolivia on a journey of discovery… about their bikes, their country and most importantly, themselves.

Watch the trailer above and look out for their full story on FTR next month.