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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DVDs - Watch and Learn!
Horizons Unlimited presents!
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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Language schools in San Pedro la Laguna, Guatemala. Recommended by seattlepaul on the HUBB: "I think San Pedro la Laguna is a much better place for Spanish. It's cheaper by far, and the locals are the best."
"TrasmediterrÃ¡nea has a fleet of 23 ships that operate in the MEDITERRANEAN zone: on the Barcelona/Valencia lines with the Balearic Islands; the SOUTH STRAITS zone: on the lines of Algeciras-Ceuta, AlmerÃa/MÃ¡laga - Melilla, Malaga-Melilla, Algeciras-Tangiers (Morocco), AlmerÃa-Nador (Morocco) and AlmerÃa-Ghazaouet (Algeria); and in the CANARY ISLAND zone: on the Cadiz-Canary Island line and in Canary inter-island traffic."
"The 3 Amigos Canyon Expeditions gives you Mexico's Copper Canyon like nobody else can. The3Amigos provide you with Truck Packages, Maps and Itineraries, and offer complete Vacation Packages with Lodging, Meals and Drinks included" They also support the HU Mexico Copper Canyon Travellers Meeting, with seminars, maps and info. If you're riding the Copper Canyon, check them out.
A Moscow-based travel agency that can assist traveler in getting Russian visa. Recommended by Geoff Kinsgmill: "We got our 6 month business invite over the internet from http://www.onlinevisa.ru. We dealt with Korotaeva Ksenya, kse...@onlinevisa.ru. She was excellent - very efficient and always answered our emails promptly. Armed with the invite, getting a visa from the Russian embassy in Australia was straight forward." Geoff also has a personal website with extensive information related to traveling in Russia and Mongolia.
"David Unkovich, the Golden Triangle's motorcycle touring expert. Aussie motorcyclist 18 yrs in Thailand, (14 yrs in Chiang Mai, North Thailand)." Books and plenty of info on Motorcyle Touring in Thailand, especially the Golden Triangle."
"Travel Maps, Road Maps, City Maps, Travel Guides, Globes, Topographic Maps (NTS), Ordnance Survey Maps, Maps by National Geographic, Insight, IGN, Freytag & Berndt, Nelles, GIZI, AA, Michelin, Hema. Find your travel map or guide here! " Homer Susan said on the HUBB that "the best maps I have found for Central and South America" is at ITMB.
Motorcycle Touring in Colorado. "The goal of this site is to guide you to the best motorcycle roads in Colorado and help you find what you need when you get there, whether it's motels, campgrounds, great food, bike repair, rallies — you name it."
"The Internet Living Swahili Dictionary is a collaborative work by people all over the world. Swahili is the most widely spoken African language, with 50 million speakers in East Africa and Central Africa, particularly in Tanzania (including Zanzibar) and Kenya. In addition to Tanzania and Kenya, many people speak Swahili as a first or second language in Uganda, Somalia, Mozambique, Malawi, Rwanda, Burundi, Zambia, and Congo (formerly Zaire). "
Information provided by National Highway Traffic Safety Administration "concerning the importation of a passenger car, truck, trailer, motorcycle, bus, or multi-purpose passenger vehicle (MPV) that was not originally manufactured to comply with U.S. or Canadian safety standards."
Important: For more information on what World Nomad's policies cover, read this Prices & Benefits page for residents of various countries. Grant says: ALWAYS read the policy CAREFULLY to be SURE you are covered on your motorcycle, there are exceptions and variations depending on home country and where you're going and a whole lot of other things. READ THE POLICY!
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!