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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Hello Kimse, I have just this week returned from a RTW bicycle trip which took me through the Altai mts, I vowed to return on a motorcycle when I was there, it really blew me away with it's beauty & endless opportunities for breath taking off roading.I plan to buy another bike in the next week (XR600R). I travel VERY light I hate all the crap that can colect in your panniers ! Kazakstan is another MUST the roads there are amazing & the people incredibly friendly. I would be most interested to know more of you itinerary, regards, john Hi
Iam plannnig a trip to Altai Mountains in May 2006. I have two month holiday
I would like to go alot off-road. I dont want to have at stress driving trip, so my keyword is: off-road, holiday, good time to see the nature (iam a birdwatcher..).
hi fellas, hows it going. a few of us are riding to oz from england setting off may/june next year via kazakstan, mongolia, altia mountains and china, if any of you are around about that time it would be great to meet up for a chat and a few s.
Hello Kimse, Allen & Baswacky. It all seems a bit quiet on the message front ? I plan to do a big trip next year having been through KZ, Russia, Mongolia, China & Japan this year on a bicycle. Allen maybe we could meet up in the city or somwhere mid way if you like. I'm having David Lambeth build me a XT 600 overlander but it will be another couple of weeks yet so I would have to catch a train, let me know if your interested. john
Hi all sorry i havent replied sooner. I have no probs meeting up if people want to chat or if anyone wants to come along. Some of us are meeting up on the 12th november to try and sort things out, if anyones interested then drop me a line on at email@example.com and tell me were your from and we'll try and find somewhere in the middle of everyone to meet up.
On the china thing. just waiting to hear from the chinese embassy. dont plan on paying for a guide as they cost 15000 pound which pays for 2 guides, there land rover and there hotel, food and fuel. cheeky sods!!
there are other ways of getting across which i don't realy want to broadcast on the net.
speek to you all soon.
ps s are on me dave!
[This message has been edited by allen starkey (edited 30 October 2005).]
Back after working hard to get money to payback my bank, the fuel in Turkey cost app. 2,5 USD!!
I you wist, you can see a few pictures here: http://www.tenere.dk/forumnew/forum_...?TID=687&PN=1. In the upcomming wintertime I will make a homepage in english with pictures.
About Siberia. I have not made a totally plan yet. My gold is to leave Denmark around 15 of May and return 15 of june (2006). My idea is to drive, Kazakstan, Altai. Stay in Altai and look at its beauty. Explore the nature and do some off-road driving. Iam openminded to go into Mongolia.
If some people is interested we can make a plan together soo all are happy : )
My written english stink like shit, iam better in spoken english, so please leave a phone number and i will call back.
I cannot wait to leave Denmark agin, and next time its Siberia... : )
[This message has been edited by Kimse (edited 11 November 2005).]
Hello Kimse,I to would love to return to the Altai, I was there in June, you will love it for it's birds & wildlife, the mosquitos are a bastard though !We must meet to discuss the possibilities, my number is 01403731620 & 07817284303, regards, john
Originally posted by John Yates: Hello Kimse,I to would love to return to the Altai, I was there in June, you will love it for it's birds & wildlife, the mosquitos are a bastard though !We must meet to discuss the possibilities, my number is 01403731620 & 07817284303, regards, john
I have tried to phone you one time, with no luck. Do you have Skype installed? My name is kimkbh319. I well phone you back if we do not meet in Skype.
also heading for Altai and Russia, Mongolia in Mai - July next year. Have a look @ http://www.horizonsunlimited.com/hub...h-2007-a-24198 Starting from Germany in March I will be driving to Italy, Hungary, Ukraine and eventually enter Russia. I am looking forward to Altai and would like to meet you there, for a wee and a chat.
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