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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.

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

Trip Photo album 500+ images

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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.

HU DVD Summer Special!

What are you waiting for - Get On the Road with your own adventure! Take 30% off the Achievable Dream - On the Road! 2-DVD set until July 31 only. Get On the Road for your own adventure - our veteran travellers share everything you need to know!

Our veteran travellers share their tips (and great stories) for staying healthy, happy and secure on your motorcycle adventure. You'll get the advice you need to help you cross borders, break down language barriers, overcome culture shock and deal with the 'stuff' that happens such as breakdowns and emergencies. It also covers how to get the bike across oceans or war zones - shipping and the alternatives - air, sea, rent, swap, buy, organised tours. "An ideal present for any would-be bike traveller!"

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

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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.