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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Three of us are planning to leave London in mid-September, heading for Istanbul and beyond. We're on Yamaha 250s so it won't be a fast ride. The main timescale objective will be to get out of the Eurozone as soon as possible (controlled by our 250cc engines) in the hope that things will be cheaper beyond. The only other feature we have in mind at the moment is to go through Croatia.
Two of us (my daughter and I) have ridden to Istanbul before, through Romania and Bulgaria.
We'll be mainly camping.
So if it sounds as though we may be in the same places anywhere on route, let me know, we'd be happy to meet up wherever it fits in.
sorry to hear about your bump, hope you are ok.I live just down the road from you in Loughborough and in August I`m off to Turkey and beyond, route open to discussion. Thought about Croatia etc as I haven't done the dalmation coast yet and it is supposed to be nice. Im on a ktm Adventure ,so similar bikes etc.My plans are very fluid...lol and would be good to meet up etc.
Hi Stu, thanks for your message...
It would be good to meet up, I'll be at the HU Travellers meeting on the 18th June, e mail me here:-
photographerman 'at' uk2 'dot' net
We can fix up a time & place.
All the best, David ~
sounds like you are comming through romania retired gordie 46. have a house here so you can stop and do any work you need on the bikes have padock stands and tools. can guide you on some great roads and my join you if youre heading to bulgaria or turkey.
Hi, looking to ride through eastern Europe to Istanbul (not using ferries) in the summer/autumn of this year.
I'll be riding my R1150GS, don't like long high speed thrashes, much prefer taking time and seeing the country!
I'll be carrying camping gear, though will be using cheap hotels too. As a general rule - I'm fairly skint!
The idea would be to do some easy trails too, but I'm an off road novice, and the GS is a big bike ;-)
I'm mid 40's, and have been riding and touring since 1980, but not much in the last decade (bringing up a family).
Ideally I'm looking for a couple of other bikers, and there's no problem going our seperate ways if need be ;-) David ~
P.S. - I'm in Nottingham, PM me if you're interested.
Hi david i will be travelling through instanbul towards egypt this summer.
I will be leaving north wales end of july and spending 1 month in eastern europe. I.ve also got a gs1150 and plan to camp most of the time. regards richard
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