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'm a 24y/o, 6'7 Australian guy with a modified DRZ400S - and in Feb of next year I'm planning to ride around the world.
The plan is an overland trip from Melbourne, Aus to London, UK.
Heading up to Darwin before shipping the bike across to East Timor mid Feb and island hopping to Malaysia. Then going to ride overland the rest of the way through Thailand, Myanmar (hopefully), India, Pakistan, Iran etc.
So far I'm going solo but would like to travel with people for part of the way.
I'd be happy to hear from anyone heading the same way or wanting to join me for some of the journey.
UK to Oz. However we started in May 2013 and are in Cambodia now.. but our planned route is to head in to Laos, enter northern Thailand, ride down, enter Malaysia probably early March and Indonesia early April.. so if you're coming the other way might see some folks
Thanks Jaykay, it's a tempting offer but they're something about departing from home which I like. Besides, if I make it to the UK and I'm still in good condition I'll likely continue to either the US or Africa.
Just confirming shipping dates now and at this rate I'll be arriving in Dili late Feb, so hopefully I'll see you all on the road.
Hey Mate I'm planning a UK - USA - Australia - Thailand - etc ect - UK leaving March time ... Oddly enough I just bought a DRZ400s and I'm 6'4" and 23 years old! ... couldn't be happier Really hope your trip goes to plan and please could you share as much info as possible as you are doing what I will be doing after I've stopped for a working year in Aus!! Cheers mate and good luck
You may have seen my threat of Vladivostok to Eur starting from Vlad in june
No takers thus far. The same as your experience is that everyone seems to come from Europe. Would you consider to the Vlad trip. I am riding a F650 BMW. I am 6'2 and a bit older then you. Some years ago I completed India to Eur. Feb 10 I will be doing another Vietnam-laos trip en in April south Africa. The 650 needs to be shipped in may for a start around june1
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