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.
Collectors Box SetAll 5 DVDs with a custom printed slip case. "The series is 'free' because the tips and advice will save much more than you spend on buying the DVD's."
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Europe France Switz. Italy Spain 7th sept - 22 sept
Off to Europe with the wife 2 up on Friday 7th via Chan Tun. 20:50 hrs Folkestone to Calais, staying in Calais for the night. Early'ish start from Calais in the direction of Lake Geneva stop somewhere in France if not enough time. Spend some time around the lake and city. Head into Alps for 2 - 3 days in to Italy and in the direction of Nice southern France. Spend some time around south coast. Wife flies home from Marseilles Sunday 16th Sept 15:00hrs ( drop off lunch time ) Then head into Spain making my way back home later in the week to be home 22 / 23 rd. Camping all the way. Some plans for places to visit in southern France already, the rest "as we go" Glad to meet up with anyone/couples on route start/ mid/ end? Nothing set in stone other than outbound crossing and flight home on 16th.
I'm off to Spain this month for a few week's leave the UK round the 5/6 of next month. Two week's just out side Barcelona and then the trip home. Arrive in Barcelona on the 8. I'll keep an eye out for you. have a few drinks and ride the coast.
My wife I are heading south in September. Leave U.K. Via tunnel 12.50 on the 6th.(Thurs).
. Stopover near Riems that night then onto second night stop on 7th to set us up for doing the Swiss highpasses. We will also be doing the petit st. Bernard where they film part of the Italian job we have then to make our way to Austria where we have booked a week at the hotel Enzian in Landeck near Innsbruck for a week. If you have never done the passes in that area,truly you have missed out on something special!
Yes the passes are fun . After that we are going to Budapest. Back in 2008 we did a whirlwind tour of Europe , we did a nightstop there and thought we must go back one day. Its only taken four years!
. . . . Anyhow, good luck with your trip and stay safe.
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