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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My name is Anthony Schwartz and I'm new to the forum!
I am a recently graduated 24 year old Biomedical Engineer from the Georgia Institute of Technology. Recently, I have traveled 12 months from Mexico through Central America and into South America by hitchiking, buses, large and small boats by river and ocean.
I'll be flying into Capetown the 11th of September from Buenos Aires. Will then search for a bike to buy (KLR650) and the proper gear to outfit it. I'm assuming it will be late November to December sometime before I will embark on my journey north.
I have a direction but not necessarily a destination. Time is more or less open, as I don't really mind when I get back to the States, so I'm extremely flexible in that regard.
I would love to meet up with a few people along the way or if there is somebody who would like to accompany me I'm sure we can work working out!
Please email me if you're interested! I'll do my best to keep up with this thread if I get some feedback with interested people!
our dates of travelling seem to approximate closest as from what I collect from this forum.
Let me me know if you're interested in travelling together.
(Male, 45, 1 Child, Geopysicist, fixed travel dates)
after travelling from Germany to Cape Town via West Africa I plan to travel northwards along the eastern route.
The plan is to start in Cape Town mid november and arrive in Nairobi 5 weeks later.
The loose schedule for the trip is Makgadikgadi salt pans in Botswana, Chobe National Park. Lower Zambesi National Park
in Zambia where I would like to go on a 3-4 day canoe trip including Mana Pools in Zimbabwe. Then turn east to Malawi
and cross into Tanzania northwards along Lake Tanzania and if time remains into the Ruwenzori mountains.
Who we be travelling aoround this time on a similar schedule and likes to join?
I am flexible according to the route but not to the time window.
Mike it's all about africa
I'm doing the same trip but North to South, leaving early January 2012. Im flexible with dates and destinations as I'm taking 7 months or more, so maybe we could meet in the middle somewhere.
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