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Why a Big Adventure Bike might be the wrong choice for your big trip

Why a Big Adventure Bike might be the wrong choice for your big trip

I havent ridden motorcycles for most of my life. Im 39 years old now and only got my first Bike, a BMW F650GS 7 years ago. However since then i’ve steadily progressed from short weekend rides to a 9 month trip from Alaska down to […]

BMW R1200GS(air/oilcooled) Long Term Review

BMW R1200GS(air/oilcooled) Long Term Review

A brief history of the GS Series Where to begin with this. Starting in 1980 with R80G/S BMW pretty much created an entire Segment in the motorcycle market, the adventure bike. To this day BMW dominates this segment with their follow-up models to the legendary […]

Why you need to take the Stahlratte from Panama to Colombia

Why you need to take the Stahlratte from Panama to Colombia

There are a number of ways to cross the famed Darien Gap seperating Panama from Colombia on a motorcycle. The easiest is to just put the bike in a crate, get it on a plane and fly there. Alternatively you can try to find some […]

KTM 1190 Adventure S – a final Review

KTM 1190 Adventure S – a final Review

After selling my trusty KTM 1190 Adventure S 3 months ago in Peru i think its time to take a proper look back and review my life with the bike. I used to be a BMW man. Even tough I ride more than 25000km a […]

Mount Everest Basecamp

Mount Everest Basecamp

Whenever you set out on a big journey you set yourself certain goals, things you want to achieve, places to see or even a state of mind you want to get into(or rid off). When I planned my year(or as it turned out 9 months) […]

The Cheapskate(Motorcyclists) Guide to Machu Picchu

The Cheapskate(Motorcyclists) Guide to Machu Picchu

Before going to Machu Picchu I’ve been doing a fair bit of research on what is the cheapest(and easiest) way to actually get to Aguas Calientes and while there is a lot of Information floating around a lot of it was either misleading or conflicting. […]