Motorcycling Adventures in Mother Russia. Now your juices must be flowing, anticipating what you are going to discover with this MotoDreamer article. If it’s epic riding, you’re after? Russia has it in spades. It is the world’s largest country after all! Whatever you hope to experience in your travels, chances are, Russia has what you’re […]
Seeing the world by motorcycle gives you a completely different perspective on travel. With no physical barrier between you and the world around you, there’s a sense of absolute freedom, and an intimate connection with the landscape that only motorcycle touring can achieve.
Mystical, mythical mysterious Tibet.
This enchanting land, home to the holiest temples and the mightiest mountain peaks is considered one of the final frontiers of motorcycle touring.
Access isn’t easy. If you’re a foreigner, independent travel in China’s Tibet Autonomous Region (TAR) is strictly forbidden.
If you sign up to a motorcycle tour of Russia with MotoDreamer, your first day starts with a tour guide meet and greet, who’ll give you a run down on Russian customs, rules and other advice to make your interactions with the locals a much more pleasant experience.
Part of the fun of riding a motorcycle is the thrill of conquering new terrain. Like pushing yourself all the way to the peak of a fourteener on foot, getting to the top via two wheels is a grueling yet exhilarating feeling and one you’ll remember for a lifetime. The sharp switchbacks over flat-faced cliffs […]
One of the most beautiful cities in Europe DID YOU KNOW? The historical city centre of Saint Petersburg and its related monuments have been designated as World Heritage sites by UNESCO since 1991 The city has one of the deepest metros systems in the world – on average, the stations are situated 60-70m underground. Proletarskaya metro station […]
The first time I took off on a two-week adventure ride through Northern Thailand (my first long-distance ride anywhere in the world), I carried two travel guides with me.
Naturally, I lugged around that brick-in-a-backpack, the Lonely Planet, religiously. But my real bible turned out to be tiny enough to slip into a motorcycle jacket pocket.
As a “professional pillion rider” and trip planner for my rider boyfriend for many years, we’ve rented all kinds of motorbikes on our travels. Back when we were young and naïve, we’d stumble across some ragtag mechanic working out of a roadside shack and convince him to rent us a bike. We didn’t see the bike until it was delivered to the front door of our hostel, the day after we agreed to a “blind” rental.
What to Know, and What to Expect If you haven’t heard much about motorcycle travel in Dubai and Oman, it’s not for the lack of good riding. As an adventure touring destination, the region is world-class, and Oman’s yet-to-be-exploited tourism industry makes it even better still. Dubai, the largest city in the United Arab Emirates, […]
Eight Incredible Places in Bolivia that aren’t North Yungas ‘Death Road’ (and one that is) Landlocked and lacking the tourists draw cards compared to its Pacific-facing neighbours, Ecuador and Peru, Bolivia ranks behind Guyana and Suriname as the least visited country in South America. Admittedly, there’s no Machu Picchu equivalent in Bolivia (with its accompanying […]