Go Back   Horizons Unlimited - The HUBB > Regional Forums > Northern Asia

Northern Asia Topics specific to Russia, Central Asia (also known as "the 'stans"), Mongolia, Japan and Korea
Contact Overland Solutions for all your custom modifications and setup for overland travel.

Refreshing, funny, informative, thought provoking, honest, inspirational, infectious, budget overlanding. A handbook, a guidebook but ultimately a genuine traveller’s tale

Reply
 
LinkBack Thread Tools Display Modes
  #1  
Old 2 Jul 2006
Registered Users
HUBB regular
 
Join Date: May 2004
Location: Rijeka (island Krk), Croatia
Posts: 63
Croatia to Russia (to Vladivostok)

Tomorow I start my trip from Croatia to Russia (to Vladivostok). I will be glad if meet someone of travellers, somewhere on the road.
__________________
www.NMsite.com
Reply With Quote
  #2  
Old 3 Jul 2006
Registered Users
New on the HUBB
 
Join Date: Apr 2006
Location: Paris
Posts: 5
The same route

Hello, we start our trip at august, but we wont to go until Vladivodstok and then Japan.
You can look at my map on my website.

Have a great trip!

Cheers Aletyu.
__________________
BMW R 80 G/S PD
www.aletyu.com
Reply With Quote
  #3  
Old 4 Jul 2006
Registered Users
New on the HUBB
 
Join Date: May 2006
Location: Kemerovo, Russia
Posts: 3
I am in Moscow at the moment. Hope to be in Vladivostok for the "facing the oceans" meeting. I have to ride back to Belgium after that so chances are we will meet.

It is not up-to-date yet, but you can follow my tracks on http://dommel-5.blogspot.com

Contact me if you want my email or Russian cell phone.

Happy trails!

Regards,
Dominik
Reply With Quote
  #4  
Old 5 Jul 2006
Contributing Member
Veteran HUBBer
 
Join Date: Jun 2005
Location: cardigan,wales
Posts: 251
Hi Nikola!
I hope you enjoy your trip.Are you going on the KLE you had last year?Hopefully with better brakepads than i had last september?! I'll email you some photos when i get back from Morocco in August.
Ride safe.Jon.
__________________
Just going for a short ride on my bike....
Reply With Quote
  #5  
Old 5 Jul 2006
Registered Users
HUBB regular
 
Join Date: Oct 2004
Location: London
Posts: 58
Currently in Kazakhstan

Hi.
Toni and I are currently en route from London to Vladivostok, intending to arrive mid to late August in Vladivostok.

We are currently in Kazakhstan. You can check our schedule and contact us via our website www.kenandtoni.com

Safe travels, perhaps we'll meet somewhere....

Ken
Reply With Quote
  #6  
Old 5 Jul 2006
Registered Users
New on the HUBB
 
Join Date: Jul 2006
Location: Birmingham UK
Posts: 6
UK to Vladivostok

Hi all,

I am also heading to Vladivostok. In Warsaw at the moment but leaving for Moscow in the next couple of days.

I have a friend who is in Vladivostok at the moment heading west and hope to meet up with him at somewhere along the way.

Nikola - which way are you heading into Russia?

Dominik - are you still in Moscow or where are you heading next?

It would great to have some company in Russia!

I have a mobile and satellite phone No. if you need to get in touch.

Thanks!

John
Reply With Quote
  #7  
Old 5 Jul 2006
Registered Users
New on the HUBB
 
Join Date: May 2006
Location: Kemerovo, Russia
Posts: 3
Hello Sprout,

I am still in Moscow for now. Will go out to snap some pictures this afternoon. I will be heading for Irbit. Will leave Moscow today.

Regards,
Dom
Reply With Quote
  #8  
Old 11 Jul 2006
Registered Users
HUBB regular
 
Join Date: May 2004
Location: Rijeka (island Krk), Croatia
Posts: 63
Quote:
Originally Posted by JonStobbs
Hi Nikola!
I hope you enjoy your trip.Are you going on the KLE you had last year?Hopefully with better brakepads than i had last september?! I'll email you some photos when i get back from Morocco in August.
Ride safe.Jon.
Hi Jon, yes I am on KLE again and my friend on Africa. In this moment we are in Moscow and after Moscow we will go in directions to Nizny Novgorod ...
__________________
www.NMsite.com

Last edited by Nikola_M; 11 Jul 2006 at 14:11.
Reply With Quote
  #9  
Old 11 Jul 2006
Registered Users
New on the HUBB
 
Join Date: Jul 2006
Location: Birmingham UK
Posts: 6
Smile

Hi Nikola

I will also be heading in the same direction from Moscow.

Maybe wwe could meet up in Novgorod or somewhere along the way!
Reply With Quote
  #10  
Old 11 Jul 2006
Registered Users
New on the HUBB
 
Join Date: Jul 2006
Location: Birmingham UK
Posts: 6
Hi Dom

Thanks for your reply, not sure of your across russia but maybe meet up too!
Reply With Quote
  #11  
Old 19 Jul 2006
Registered Users
HUBB regular
 
Join Date: May 2004
Location: Rijeka (island Krk), Croatia
Posts: 63
My russian phone number is +7 926 249 5067
__________________
www.NMsite.com
Reply With Quote
  #12  
Old 20 Jul 2006
Registered Users
HUBB regular
 
Join Date: Oct 2004
Location: London
Posts: 58
Irkust - we are here - anyone around?

After 6 fun filled weeks we are now in Urkust having a few bike free days. If anyone is near by let's catch up for a . If not we will be in Mongolia in about 5 days.

Ken
www.kenandtoni.com
Reply With Quote
Reply


Currently Active Users Viewing This Thread: 1 (0 Registered Users and/or Members and 1 guests)
 
Thread Tools
Display Modes

Posting Rules
You may not post new threads
You may not post replies
You may not post attachments
You may not edit your posts

BB code is On
Smilies are On
[IMG] code is On
HTML code is Off
Trackbacks are On
Pingbacks are On
Refbacks are On


Similar Threads
Thread Thread Starter Forum Replies Last Post
Multiple business visa to Russia, with Motorcycle?? Kimse Northern Asia 7 27 Jul 2009 03:34
Norway - Russia - Baltic States - Western Europe DuncanH Route Planning 7 9 Jan 2007 21:13
Needs comments to cross Russia Vladivostok to Germany LKK Northern Asia 5 11 May 2005 07:48
Practical details on driving through Russia and Mongolia kingsmill Northern Asia 8 5 Apr 2005 00:27
Shipping to Vladivostok, Russia Busseynm Trip Transport 1 1 Sep 2003 10:15

 
 


HU DVD Summer Special!

Now that summer is here, get On the Road! Take 30% off the Achievable Dream - On the Road! 2-DVD set until August 31 only. Get On the Road! Learn the tips to staying healthy, happy and secure on your motorcycle adventure!

Our veteran travellers share their tips (and great stories) for staying healthy, happy and secure on your motorcycle adventure.

"A fantastic, informative and inspirational DVD."

"It's brilliant - thank you very much!"

Check it out at the HU Store! Remember to use Coupon Code 'ONTHEROAD' on your order when you checkout.


Renedian Adventures


Renedian Adventures

What others say about HU...

"I just wanted to say thanks for doing this and sharing so much with the rest of us." Dave, USA

"Your website is a mecca of valuable information and the DVD series is informative, entertaining, and inspiring! The new look of the website is very impressive, updated and catchy. Thank you so very much!" Jennifer, Canada

"...Great site. Keep up the good work." Murray and Carmen, Australia

"We just finished a 7 month 22,000+ mile scouting trip from Alaska to the bottom of Chile and I can't tell you how many times we referred to your site for help. From how to adjust your valves, to where to stay in the back country of Peru. Horizons Unlimited was a key player in our success. Motorcycle enthusiasts from around the world are in debt to your services." Alaska Riders

contest pic

10th Annual HU Travellers Photo Contest is on now! This is an opportunity for YOU to show us your best photos and win prizes!

NEW! HU 2014 Adventure Travel T-shirts! are now available in several colors! Be the first kid on your block to have them! New lower prices on synths!

HU 2014 T-shirts now in!

Check out the new Gildan Performance cotton-feel t-shirt - 100% poly, feels like soft cotton!


What turns you on to motorcycle travel?


Global Rescue, WORLDwide evacuation services for EVERYONE

Global Rescue is the premier provider of medical, security and evacuation services worldwide and is the only company that will come to you, wherever you are, and evacuate you to your home hospital of choice. Additionally, Global Rescue places no restrictions on country of citizenship - all nationalities are eligible to sign-up!


New to Horizons Unlimited?

New to motorcycle travelling? New to the HU site? Confused? Too many options? It's really very simple - just 4 easy steps!

Horizons Unlimited was founded in 1997 by Grant and Susan Johnson following their journey around the world on a BMW R80 G/S motorcycle.

Susan and Grant Johnson Read more about Grant & Susan's story

Membership - help keep us going!

Horizons Unlimited is not a big multi-national company, just two people who love motorcycle travel and have grown what started as a hobby in 1997 into a full time job (usually 8-10 hours per day and 7 days a week) and a labour of love. To keep it going and a roof over our heads, we run events (22 this year!); we sell inspirational and informative DVDs; we have a few selected advertisers; and we make a small amount from memberships.

You don't have to be a Member to come to an HU meeting, access the website, the HUBB or to receive the e-zine. What you get for your membership contribution is our sincere gratitude, good karma and knowing that you're helping to keep the motorcycle travel dream alive. Contributing Members and Gold Members do get additional features on the HUBB. Here's a list of all the Member benefits on the HUBB.


Books & DVDs

amazon

All the best travel books and videos listed and often reviewed on HU's famous Books page. Check it out and get great travel books from all over the world.


Motorcycle Express for shipping and insurance!

Motorcycle Express

MC Air Shipping, (uncrated) USA / Canada / Europe and other areas. Be sure to say "Horizons Unlimited" to get your $25 discount on Shipping!
Insurance - see: For foreigners traveling in US and Canada and for Americans and Canadians traveling in other countries, then mail it to MC Express and get your HU $15 discount!




All times are GMT +1. The time now is 11:00.