Links of interest to travellers

We're happy to add new links here. You can add a link if you know of a company or organization which you can recommend, or your own site, here. If you're suggesting your own site, note that internet protocol suggests that you create a link to Horizons Unlimited first. (Info here)

We continually add addresses and contacts of interest with and without web pages. If you have had a bad experience with any of the companies or organizations which are listed here, please let us know so we can investigate and perhaps help resolve the problem, or even remove them from the list. The Internet continually evolves and sites disappear or change their structure, so please let us know if any of the links below do not work so we can fix them.

Note: We list these sites for your convenience. We do not endorse any of them. You are reminded to make appropriate enquiries and check references.

Why Go? Travellers Tales

Getting there

Tour companies

Paperwork, Travel Preparation

Sorting the bike, and all your gear

Where to stay and who to meet

Country Information

Internet Tools


Global Rescue, WORLDwide evacuation services for EVERYONE

Global Rescue is the premier provider of medical, security and evacuation services worldwide and is the only company that will come to you, wherever you are, and evacuate you to your home hospital of choice. Additionally, Global Rescue places no restrictions on country of citizenship - all nationalities are eligible to sign-up!

MC Air Shipping, (uncrated) USA / Canada / Europe and other areas. Be sure to say "Horizons Unlimited" to get your $25 discount on Shipping!
Insurance - see: For foreigners traveling in US and Canada and for Americans and Canadians traveling in other countries, then mail it to MC Services and get your HU $15 discount!


Member login

Are you an Overland Adventure Traveller?

Does the smell of spices wafting through the air make you think of Zanzibar, a cacophony of honking horns is Cairo, or a swirl of brilliantly patterned clothing Guatemala? Then this is the site for you!
Hosted by Grant and Susan Johnson, RTW 1987-1998

HU DVD Summer Special!

Now that summer is here, get On the Road! Take 30% off the Achievable Dream - On the Road! 2-DVD set until August 31 only. Get On the Road! Learn the tips to staying healthy, happy and secure on your motorcycle adventure!

Our veteran travellers share their tips (and great stories) for staying healthy, happy and secure on your motorcycle adventure.

"A fantastic, informative and inspirational DVD."

"It's brilliant - thank you very much!"

Check it out at the HU Store! Remember to use Coupon Code 'ONTHEROAD' on your order when you checkout.

contest pic

10th Annual HU Travellers Photo Contest is on now! This is an opportunity for YOU to show us your best photos and win prizes!

Check out the previous contest winners!



All the best travel books and videos listed and often reviewed on HU's famous Books page. Check it out and get great travel books from all over the world.