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.
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, […]