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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i am on my way to SEA and would like to rent a bike (most prefarebly one that allows to ride with a pillion rider) in either laos or cambodia,
has anyone made some good experiences or can recommand some company.
the bike rent market is almost inexistent in lao. there s much more offer in cambodia, prices are cheap (around 10-15 usd for a honda xr250 type, sometimes even less + you can bargain if you rent for 1-2 weeks).
try my friend, he's used to renting to foreigners, you can also get insurance, equipment, guide, etc ... with him, some people from the Hubb have gone with him) : http://www.phnompenhbike.com/
most bike rental dealers are in phnom penh, siem reap (near angkor wat).
344 Samsenthai Rd
Tel: (856-21) 214 444
Mobile: 020 5515611 & 020 5654533.
Note country code = 856
Area code for Vientiane = 21
Fuark Motocross Service.
Tel (856) 021 - 261970 & 213319. Mobile 020 5521661.
Has a few 250 Bajas rent or knows where to get some. Fuarks is also very good big bike service in Laos.
54 Setthathirat Rd, Nam Phou
Vientiane, Lao P.D.R.
Phone: +856-21-251564, 223022 & +856-21-212106
has a half dozen 250 bajas for rent.
SB VIENTIANE MOTOR
opposite the Kopchaideu.
Tel 021 215390 & 020 5400 373
has a couple of 250 Bajas.
KT Motorcycle Hire
Mobile: 020 550 7770 & 020 5614201. (No English spoken = good luck when you ring.)
on Setha Thirat road, just a couple of hundred metres up from the Kopchaideu Pub.
has a few 250 Bajas for rent.
2. In Pakxe S Laos. The Lane Kham hotel has 3 Honda XR250s for rent at US$20 a day.
3. In Vang Vieng. Jai Dee Pub Restuarant has 2 x Honda XR250s for rent.
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