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. But thanks to the newest venture from the team at […]
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 […]
DISCOVER PERU If you’re planning on visiting Peru for the first time, it’s safe to assume the obvious – Machu Picchu ranks right at the top of your must-see list. Every day, hundreds of underprepared tourists start on the steep, soggy, punishing slog that is the Inca Trail hike to see this manmade wonder of […]
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 […]
Get hungry on the approach to a random town in rural Colombia, and wherever you pull in, it won’t be an air-conditioned coffee chain, or anywhere with English speaking staff or Israeli salad on the menu.