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 sorry to miss a fellow biker! I will be in Puerto Vallarta on Friday, Feb 15th, albeit without a moto. Going to get some dental work done..
Where are you planning to go down south? What are you riding? I've lived in Peru most of my life and motoed all over including Brazil and Bolivia. Around the Block 2007 | Is there any way I can advise you?
Ive air freighted 13 bikes into Peru over the years, but they were all into the jungle (tax free) and it has been a while. I used to run a National Circuit Motocross in Pucallpa, Peru. One of those (a Honda XR650L) was for a friend that keeps it available for me whenever I come back, so I havent shipped anything lately. Sorry. Also, my contacts for that kind of thing is in the jungle (Iquitos and Pucallpa)
Rge dental work is going well. I used to do it on my trips to Peru, but here in Mexico they have holistic dentistry which is much better. I am Mercury-free now!!!
I´am very sorry Toby, i did not have much time with all those border crossing to check horizons.
I pal up with an old guy like me just before Panama, we had a few problems
to ship the bikes, we sent them by Girag. We are leaving tonight from Medillin to Bogota by bus. tomorow will pick up bikes.
We might meet to have a on our way to Peru.
I think we are (Shorty a guy from New Zealand and I) to much ahead of you,
Sent bikes by Girag last Saturday, took the Copa 3 p.m flight to Cartagena,
Sunday sightseeing and in the evening bus to Medillin, tomorow will arrive at Bogota and pick bikes and keep going south.
Keep in touch, cheers Hugo 317
Heading north and at Turillo Peru for a day or so .. then on to Mancoura beach and into equador. Sounds like you might be in the neighbourhood. If so drop me a line and stop by for a cold one . I wouldn,t mind hearing about your experiances coming south.
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