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About HU

New to HU? Start Here!

New to motorcycle travelling? New to the HU site? Confused? Too many options? It's really very simple - just 4 easy steps!

What turns you on to motorcycle travel? Meet some of your fellow travellers! See the trailer!

Your Hosts

Grant & Susan are veteran motorcycle travellers - RTW north to south, two up on a 1986 BMW R80 G/S from 1987. We've been to over 50 countries since then, traveling and working all over the world, and we're not finished yet! Read our stories from the road...


Watch the interview with us by Motorhome Channel UK at the HUBB UK 2013 event:

The bike is unique and has its own story.

Press stories about us

Our 'Rules of the Road' things we have learned about travelling, usually the hard way!

Trip Photo album 500+ images

Advertisers & Supporters

Advertisers - Horizons Unlimited is well-established as the first source of reliable, unbiased information on all aspects of motorcycle travel.

We reach a dedicated, worldwide group of real travellers, and are the only website focusing exclusively on long distance motorcycle travellers.

If you sell motorcycles or motorcycle accessories, riding gear, camping equipment and clothing, transport motorcycles, organize motorcycle tours, or have motorcycles to rent, you should be advertising with us!

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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!

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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

HUMM - the most fun on 2 wheels!

"The best day's riding ever!"

Don't take our word for it - see for yourself! 2018 navigation challenge events are in Arizona, British Columbia and West Virginia.

Don't miss out on the HU 2018 Motorcycle Adventure Travel Calendar! Fantastic holiday gift for your favorite adventurer!

HUGE, 11.5 x 16.5 inches! Photos are the winning images from over 650 entries in the 12th Annual HU Photo Contest!

Horizons Unlimited 2017 Motorcycle Adventure Travel Calendar.

"So many awesome shots..." "Fantastic pictures. I'm very sorry that there is only 12 months in a year!"

HOLIDAY SPECIAL: Buy 4 Calendars and get free shipping anywhere in the world! Use Coupon Code 4CAL at Checkout.

We share the profit with the winning photographers. YOU could be in the HU Calendar too - enter here!


New design t-shirts in stock! 2017 HU t-shirts are in stock - limited quantities!

HU new design T-shirts now in!Didn't get to an HU meeting this year? Or are you looking for a great holiday gift for your favorite adventure traveller?

We have a few in stock, in a variety of colors and sizes, including Ladies sizes and shapes!

Back slogan: 'Make your own adventures, take the road to everywhere!'

Get them while they last at the HU Store - when they're gone, they're gone forever!



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.