Editor’s Note: Here’s a quick, behind-the-scenes sneak peek from Ina Postel, a returns clerk at J&P Cycles Destination Daytona Superstore.
It’s finally here and in full swing: The 74th Annual Official Bike Week 2015 in beautiful Daytona Beach! We are expecting over a million people to come to our beachy city this week and all through the event to check out the latest and greatest from vendors, try the best street food, and most importantly, see all kinds of custom and modded bikes!
Before the streets are filled with bikers, bikes and babes, there’s a much different scene. Leading up to Bike Week, staff members at J&P Cycles … Continue Reading
What’s that rumbling sound? In addition to the pounding of tools as tents are being set up, colorful 18-wheelers are rolling into the surrounding parking lots, and there are bikes – lots of bikes!
It’s time for the 73rd Bike Week, a time when people from all around the world flock to the Daytona Beach, FL area. Tourists come here to not only meet with and speak to all kinds of motorcycle vendors, and fellow riders, but those in cooler climates like to head south to also escape winter’s fury. During the day there are plenty of activities to keep you busy, but what exactly is there to do … Continue Reading
February 22, 2013 | By: Ina Postel
Bike Week is only two weeks away. With all the bike festivities going on during the day and all the vendors set up at the J&P Cycles Destination Daytona Superstore helping customers with their questions, surely people are looking for a way to unwind at the end of the day. But what is there to do at night in this town? Simple! We come alive at night, and so do many others!
Here at the Coca-Cola Pavilion, located within the Destination Daytona complex, you can expect to see many bands performing on stage like this year’s featured artist Shooter Jennings, alongside with Diablo Canyon, plus Stephen Foster & Howler. … Continue Reading
January 8, 2013 | By: Ina Postel
Now that we’re eight days into the new year, I find myself wondering just how many little road trips I will be able to squeeze in this year. It all started with watching the Food Network’s show starring Guy Fieri called “Diners, Drive-In’s & Dives.” I was instantly hooked and thought to myself – wow I need to go visit some of these places.
Last year I probably went on anywhere from 12 to 20 little weekend getaways, and although I may not remember every small detail of those trips, I do remember the new food I tried vividly. Honestly that’s my favorite part about traveling to a new place; … Continue Reading
December 12, 2012 | By: Ina Postel
It’s that time of year again where we all gather with our family and friends for the holidays. Whether you celebrate Hanukkah, Kwanzaa, Christmas or even Festivus (for the rest of us)-it isn’t a matter of being faithful to your beliefs, but rather it’s the time to reflect on what we are thankful for in our lives and these holidays are intended just for that.
I know some of you might bash this, and you have every right to say that, but I feel Christmas has become a commercialized corporate holiday. I personally don’t care about gifts or rushing to a store at 3 a.m. on a Black Friday to … Continue Reading
November 14, 2012 | By: Ina Postel
Editor’s Note: Ina Postel has been with J&P Cycles as a showroom associate at the Destination Daytona store since early 2011. Ina can be found running the register, fitting customers for great selection of apparel as well as making sure you find the perfect helmet fit! She received her associate’s degree in digital media design and video production the summer of 2011.Before joining the J&P team, Ina was a professional stagehand and has over 1,000 shows under her belt. When she isn’t at work, she enjoys spending time with her family and friends by traveling, taking photographs, and attending concerts whenever possible!
Music is as important to me as breathing … Continue Reading