The first in an exciting new series from Horizons Unlimited, Road Heroes features tales of adventure, joy and sheer terror by veteran travellers Peter and Kay Forwood (Challenges of travelling to 193 countries 2-up on a Harley Electra Glide), Dr. Gregory Frazier (5 times RTW on a variety of bikes), Tiffany Coates (Mongolia Mayhem) and Rene Cormier (the University of Gravel Roads). Get yours now!
The Achievable Dream
The Motorcycle Adventure Travel Guide
"The Ultimate Round the World Rider's How-to DVD." MCN (Motorcycle News, UK) The inspiration, encyclopedia and definitive how-to for everyone who dreams of travel to faraway places, whether it's the next country, or another continent. Over 150 contributors share their hard-earned knowledge from amazing trips to every country on earth. Thousands of photos, video clips, presentations and expert demos. The 5-DVD set contains an incredible 18 hours of informative and entertaining content - everything you need to know about motorcycle adventure travel! Watch the intro here!
2012 HU Motorcycle Travellers Calendar
Your meeting place - specifically for long distance motorcycle travellers. We invite you to share your information, travel tips, tales of woe and joy, everything that made (or broke!) your trip. Ask all the questions you want! With over 24,000 enthusiastic members from 120 countries around the world, someone is bound to have the answers you need. See Recent topics on the HUBB
The purpose of the Community is to enable motorcycle travellers, both those on the road and those at home, to meet up with like minded people, get help when needed and meet people all over the world!
You can meet people who don't think you're crazy for wanting to ride your bike to South America or Africa or across Asia, or even around the world! Share experiences and advice on how to do it, and maybe you'll meet them again in Mongolia or Timbuktu!
We'll help you prepare for a trip yourself, whether it's just a few hundred kilometers - or miles - away, the next country, or even around the world. We provide information which is specific to motorcycle travel, and particularly long-distance / life on the road type travel, and link to sites with general information on travel. Current information includes: Why go?, Choosing a bike, Paperwork, Shipping the bike, Border crossings, Living on the Road, Safety and Health on the Road, and Organised tours.
Our links page is justifiably famous, and includes well over 1350 motorcycle travel links in over 30 categories:
We want YOUR motorcycle travel story, whether it's around the world or a once-in-a-lifetime trip to anywhere. Here on the world's most popular motorcycle travel website, you'll get a lot more readers than in some obscure corner of the web. And with our 'blogging' software you can easily update it yourself from anywhere. Readers can sign up for notifications when you post a new entry. Get your own free blog travel story page if you don't have a web site (or you're tired of maintaining your own).
Grant and Susan Johnson's (your Horizons Unlimited hosts) motorcycle travel adventures around the world from north to south, two-up, by BMW motorcycle. Our own odyssey has spanned 11 years, 39 countries, over 100,000 km and produced 1000's of photos, (hundreds of which are on this site).
Are you an Overland Adventure Traveller?
Does the smell of spices wafting through the air make you think of Zanzibar, a cacophony of honking horns is Cairo, or a swirl of brilliantly patterned clothing Guatemala? Then this is the site for you!
Hosted by Grant and Susan Johnson, RTW 1987-1998
HUGE, 11.5 x 16.5 inches, beautifully printed in Germany on top quality stock! Photos are the winning images from over 600 entries in the 9th Annual HU Photo Contest!
"The calendar is magnificent!"
"I just wanted to say how much I'm loving the new, larger calendar!"
We share the profit with the winning photographers. YOU could be in the HU Calendar too - enter here!
Next HU Events
- Thailand: Jan 9-11, 2015
- NEW! USA Virginia: Apr 9-12
- NEW! HUMM Morocco: May 13-16
- Germany: May 14-17
- Canada Ontario: Jun 18-21
- Ireland: June 26-28
- Colorado: July 17-19 TBC
- Canada West: Aug 20-23
- USA California: Sep 24-27
- Aus Queensland: Sep 24-27
- USA North Carolina: Oct 8-11
- Aus Perth: Oct 9-11
- Germany: Oct 22-25
10th Annual HU Travellers Photo Contest is on now! This is an opportunity for YOU to show us your best photos and win prizes!