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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How are you holding up in the crazy indian trafic? Which way have you taken..any recommendations for pleasant, low truck traffic roads? Did a quick 2 weeks whirlwind tour with a friend of mine via Delhi, Jaipur, Pushkar, Ramgardh, Agra, Meerut, Moussoorie and bacl to Delhi... will be leaving arly tomorrow morning to head to Jaiselmer... after this towrds Goa...should be there by mid December... might be fun to have a big Christmas bash there.
Keep me posted on where you are planning to do this...seems like Grant designated you as the official organizer... (great thinking Grant) Marteen is the most organized person I have met on my travels so far... pick a good spot Marteen.
Would be great to see you again in Goa, am in Mumbai right now trying to get a front-wheel-tyre.... Not so easy it seems.
I am afriad the only (direct) road towards Mumbai (and so Goa) is NH 3... and this is hell on wheels. You feel like your a bowling-pin.... but the rules have changes... there is just 1 pin... and 10 bowling-balls try to crush it... Yes, the bowling-balls are made by Tata.
On the way to jaisalmer I took the western-road (NH 15 ?)... It's in great condition and virtually empty.... This is good driving al the way to Udaipur... but from there the fun starts.
OK... I have found the perfect location for a christmas-beach-party.
I have rented a little house (on pole's) with a view to the sea... Every morning I jump into the sea to wake up... It's great.
on the road from Arambol to Mandrim (4 Km from Arambol-beach)
Just let me know if you come and with howmany people...
If your on time you can get a hut here.
By the way... the road from Mumbay to Goa ios great... not much trafic and in good condition.. swirling though some hills... Super ridding...
Mumbai to Goa (NH 17)...
Then take the exit towards Pernem
and follow Arambol...
Go past Arambol towards Mandrim...
Take Junaswada Beach (after 4 Km)
then it is on the right (1 Km) side.
(not merrylands guesthouse, but a bit further.. merrylands paradise)
I am heading your way but currently in Pushkar in Rajastan and having problems getting myself to leave! Will be heading to Udapuir in the next day or so and then after a couple of days there down towards Mumbai/Goa.
Will obviously not make it for xmas but hopefully new year, how long are you guys around for??
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