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Photo by Bettina Hoebenreich, At the foot of the Bear Glaciers, eternal ice, British Columbia, Canada

Adventure is what you make it

Photo by Bettina Hoebenreich, at the foot of the Bear Glaciers, British Columbia, Canada.



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Motohome - a bike as a camper



A minimalist motorhome based on a motorcycle - a refreshingly different approach for once (at least for me ^^ )

If I were a little smaller, I'd definitely consider something like this for a solo adventure.

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https://vanlife.4x4tripping.com/2021...rv-camper.html

I hope we get to follow Jeremy on his journey soon! I'm looking forward to seeing how the expansion proves....

The project seems to be online since 2018. I did wrote to jeremy, hope to get an update too!

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Needs little stubby wings, a swastika on the tail and a jet note with lumps in it!

Would I trust the stand not to flip up in the night Definitely avoid the cheese for desert after dinner :rofl

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I doubt if this is very safe to ride with a crosswind (or to ride it at all).
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Needs little stubby wings, a swastika on the tail and a jet note with lumps in it!


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Or a couple of link rods from the handlebars - great for a rainy day No, wait, someone's beaten him to it -





And I thought this was over the top for bike camping when I saw it -




Are these things made for people allergic to dirt?
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Are these things made for people allergic to dirt?
snakes like warm places
Why I avoid show rooms/boutiques of certain premium motorcycle brands

Never had snake trouble in the Holiday Inn or Best Western though.

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I met this guy in the Karoo in South Africa with his special camper:


https://photos.app.goo.gl/BUsWxEk4AzzhzYjeA
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It looks a hare-brained idea, even more so when you see the side view. Even without the contraption on top, the extended wheel base would make this a nightmare to ride. Better to tow a micro teardrop trailer then at least you are not ruining a good bike.

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@Tim:

This micro teardrop trailer is so cute!


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In Peru they are available with sidewalls - for 3000$ brand new. I didnt find a better picture:



Too bad, that with 1.93cm - those solutions are too small

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Too bad, that with 1.93cm - those solutions are too small

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Simply fit it to your length
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So cute travel options!!

I have to add another one:

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This was luxurious and expensive in Latin America; $10 US:



Or this for $4 US



And here's your moto taxi, for sale, new, in Peru. $14,700 Peru soles = $3200 US:

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