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As usually happens over a beer or two, four friends decided to go to Timbuktu and back by motorbike. With less than a year to the departure date this is our website telling you who we are, what bikes we are using, what kit we are taking, the route, who is sponsoring us and most importantly who we are raising money for.
Website of 4 friends who are planning on travelling from the UK to Timbuktu in Mali and back by motorcycle to raise money for charity. Includes bike preparation, route, kit etc.
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Furio's first long trip 5000 Miles, 9 countries crossing Europe on his motorcycle.
Book just released.
(also in Italian @ www.furioinsella.wordpress.com)
At times when I was driving in total solitude, thinking if I was living a dream and realizing that I was that dream my heart would fill up with joy so I would let go of the grip from the handle-bar and with my arms wide open to the sky I would scream like a madman, oh yes ! because in order to do what I am doing I must be mad , mad like Van Gogh...
**from the European HardButt tour, 5000 miles and 9 countries crossing Europe on my motorcycle..
I believe that you need 3 fundamental things in order to travel long distances by motorbike:
two wheels with an engine , some petrol along the way and the desire to go places and to Me that one, sure does not lack…
...At times when i was driving in total solitude, thinking if I was living a dream and realizing that i was that dream my heart would fill up with joy so I would let go of the grip from the handle-bar and with my arms wide open to the sky I would scream like a madman, oh yes ! because in order to do what I am doing I must be mad , mad like Van Gogh!
**from a 1000 miles in under 24 hours, a small story of a personal race
The employer's gone under, the divorce is through. It's time to hit the road and head south, a long way south... it's time to live the dream...
We are a family business offering guided motorcycle tours in Southern Spain through white villages, national parks and glorious mountain passes in rural Andalucia.
We are just about ready to depart from Yorkshire in United Kingdom on charitable motorcycle trip to Nezhin in Ukraine. The MotoFest in Nezhin is an annual gathering of bikers from Belarus, Russia and Ukraine. The charity we support is called British Humanitarian Aid, based in Canterbury, Kent. We would like to attract some sponsorship; all the funds raised will be used by BHA to provide aid in or around Chernihiv region of Ukraine. We are going to be able to place on this blog a selection of photographs/videos from that trip , which on outgoing leg will take us through Holland, Germany, Austria, Hungry, Romania and Moldovia. While in Romania we plan to ride on Transalpine and Transfagarasan routes. The blog also contains a link to our tracking page, where our actual position will be available during the trip.
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Jill and David's travels with Nancy with a combined age of 136 (includes the Bike) across Canada, USA and beyond.
Forget luxury honeymoons, it's surely all about getting your new wife to learn to ride and then hitting the road! Follow us as we ride from London to Singapore and from there to who knows!...
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