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  • a unique and often hilarious insight into the challenges and excitement afforded
    "One of the funniest books I've read in a long time" (webBikeWorld)"Honest, entertainingly written [a...
  • Age 21, Sam tires of his career in IT, quits his job, learns to ride a motorcycle and sets off to the east. On this epic voyage of self-discovery Sam learns more than he could...
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    Land Of The Long Wild Road is an off-beat, observant and humorous journey around New Zealand. Bob & Viv Goddard ride two small off-road motorcycles on gravel tracks, drovers’...
  • Two Wheels to Adventure (Alaska to Argentina by Motorcycle, Bigfoot 1)
    One of the real classic motorcycle adventure travel books. Hard to come by as it's been out of print for years, but wort...
  • Born in Germany in 1937, Werner Bausenhart has been an avid traveler all his life, but his longing for faraway places only increased when he discovered the joys of adventure...
  • Annette Birkmann
    "On many occasions in my life I’ve arrived at a point where I’ve thought: is this it? Whenever I reached a goal, it was with the unspoken expectation that when this has been...
  • cover of America: Through a Veil of Tears
    Live your dreams, face your fears... A motorcycle tour of the American continent, that was the simple dream of a father and son from North Wales. Then, just days into the biggest...
  • cover of Touching the World: A Blind Woman, Two Wheels and 25,000 Miles
    “Cathy’s courage has been truly inspirational for many blind and partially sighted people across the world.”  Steph...
  • cover of "Bearback, The world Overland"
    Imagine jacking it all in, packing your life into a 41-litre pannier and riding into the sunset. Bearback is the story of two GPs who did just that, downing stethoscopes to take...

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