The Achievable Dream 5-part series - the definitive guide on DVD for planning your motorcycle adventure. Get Ready! covers planning, paperwork, medical and many other topics! "Inspirational and Awesome!" See the trailer here!
Gear Up! is a 2-DVD set, 6 hours! Which bike is right for me? How do I prepare the bike? What stuff do I need - riding gear, clothing, camping gear, first aid kit, tires, maps and GPS? What don't I need? How do I pack it all in? Lots of opinions from over 150 travellers! "This DVD will save you a fortune!"See the trailer here!
So you've done it - got inspired, planned your trip, packed your stuff and you're on the road! This section is about staying healthy, happy and secure on your motorcycle adventure. And crossing borders, war zones or oceans!
On the Road! is 5.5 hours of the tips and advice you need to cross borders, break down language barriers, overcome culture shock, ship the bike and deal with breakdowns and emergencies."Just makes me want to pack up and go!" See the trailer here!
Tire Changing!Grant demystifies the black art of Tire Changing and Repair to help you STAY on the road! "Very informative and practical." See the trailer here!
Ladies on the Loose! For the first time ever, a motorcycle travel DVD made for women, by women! These intrepid women share their tips to help you plan your own motorcycle adventure. They also answer the women-only questions, and entertain you with amazing tales from the road! Presented by Lois Pryce, veteran solo traveller through South America and Africa and author of 'Lois on the Loose', and 'Red Tape and White Knuckles.'
"It has me all fired up to go out on my own adventure!" See the trailer here!
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Achievable Dream The definitive guide to planning your motorcycle adventure! This insanely ambitious 2-year project has produced an informative and entertaining 5-part, 18 hour DVD series. "The ultimate round the world rider's how-to DVD!" MCN UK.
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the right place to get tyres and to do service for your bike in Egypt is Mohamed Anwar he is in Cairo
i think a set of tires (only on/off road Dunlop )
is about 170 to 200 Euros
as some one from Austria contacted me yesterday from H-U
and i phoned the guy in Cairo
his phone number is
+2 010 145 48 49
tried to point hem on Google map ,its roughly his address (sorry guys i know nothing and i hate Cairo My Saved Places - Google Maps
Just met with Omar in Alexandria, he is a truly nice guy and will help all bikers who come to Egypt. He also did a trip from Cape Town to Alexandria, so he might have valuable information concerning the route or the ferry to Sudan.
Thanks a lot Omar for your tremendous support, the new tyres work just fine. Even we never met before, you treated us like friends and your hospitality was impressive and is rarely seen around Europe. I hope we will see u in Austria when you pass by on your way to the North Cape, we would be happy to have you as a guest an support you in any matter.
Hope you can enjoy riding a bike again real soon,
So I have arrived in Egypt and after a pretty massive blowout I have managed to get tyres........but what a job.....
The hotel offered but as per usual price was over double (EP3000 - E413) what I could get in UK, then when I came up with money the tyres where not available anymore, basically trying to get commission by looking like they were doing work but not......
Tried Mohammed Anwar, for 5 days never answered his phone (it is Ramadan) then he promised to get back to me never did finally cost of tyres EP2200 E303
By this time I had found a great bloke in Luxor called Anton, his English is good. If you are facing the train station in Luxor, to the left is Cleopatra Street he will be moving very soon to Michelin Shop in that street. His number is +020123151256. He worked to get me the tyres and inner tubes sent from Cairo everything came to EP1650 - E227 including the fitting. He has all the contacts for motorbike and car tyres so give him a shout if you need replacements. Hope this helps any travelers.
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