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February 13, 2020
Searching for hidden temples buried deep in Cambodian forests on a motorbike is as good as it gets.
January 23, 2020
How we went from a broken leg in Nepal to getting back on the bike in Cambodia nine months later…
December 14, 2019
This Motorcycle Travel Guide for Slovakia is packed with info on what to see and where to go in Europe’s wildest country.
November 22, 2019
Heading to Canada? Here’s what you need to know about renting a motorcycle for an epic adventure in British Columbia, West Canada.
November 20, 2019
Here’s what you need to know about the Turkmenistan Tourist Visa, LOI, the Maps and a bunch of Top Tips
October 24, 2019
Looking for motorcycle rental in Kyrgyzstan? MuzToo are legendary in overlanding circles for repairs and rentals. Here’s what they offer…
October 22, 2019
Hidden from the world by the Tian Shan mountains, little known Kyrgyzstan is home to the world’s last true nomads…
October 22, 2019
A packed guide to travelling overland in Japan with info on paperwork, roads, visas, navigation, tips and loads more.
October 4, 2019
Travelling cheap doesn’t mean hunting for food and living under a bridge. Here’s how to spend less and ride more!
October 4, 2019
Everyone loves a hack. They’re simple snippets of trickery that take a minute to apply. Here’s five of our favourites.
October 4, 2019
Edo Wonderland is an incredibly authentic Edo recreation village in Japan. It’s an insanely cool experience and you must go!
October 4, 2019
The Ritsurin Garden is the most famous and beautiful garden in Japan. Here’s what you need to know before you go.
October 3, 2019
Himeji Castle is a masterpiece and no visit to Japan would be complete without a gaze at its pearly white walls.
October 3, 2019
A packed guide to travelling overland in Mongolia with info on routes, road conditions, visas, navigation, fuel, tips and loads more.
October 3, 2019
Here’s the best places to visit in Mongolia. You’ll find top sights, tips, things to do and adventures in this guide.
October 3, 2019
A complete guide to travelling overland through Uzbekistan with info on routes, road conditions, visas, navigation, fuel, top tips and more.
October 2, 2019
This comprehensive guide explains everything you need to know about renting a motorcycle in Kyrgyzstan including paperwork, rental shops and tips.
October 2, 2019
Here’s our top 5 things to do in Kyrgyzstan. You’ll find sights, tips, adventures and links to in-depth guides in here.
October 2, 2019
Here’s the best places to visit in Tajikistan. You’ll find top sights, tips, things to do and adventures in this guide.
October 2, 2019
This guide covers visas, insurance, registration, borders and a bunch of tips for travelling overland through Georgia, Armenia, Azerbaijan and Turkey.
October 2, 2019
Turkey is an explorer’s dream and there’s no better way to discover it than on two wheels. Here’s how to ride.
October 2, 2019
Here’s your complete guide to Cappadocia. It’s packed with info on hiking the valleys, underground cities, hot air ballooning and tips.
October 2, 2019
Here’s the best places to visit in Turkey. You’ll find top sights, tips, things to do and adventures in this guide.
October 1, 2019
Here’s the best places to visit in Azerbaijan. You’ll find top sights, tips, things to do and adventures in this guide.
October 1, 2019
Armenia is packed full of stunning monasteries. This quick picture guide will help you decide which one to visit!
October 1, 2019
Here’s what to do in Armenia’s ‘Little Switzerland’ Dilijan. You’ll find sights, tips, things to do and adventures in this guide.
October 1, 2019
Here’s the best places to visit in Armenia. You’ll find top sights, tips, things to do and adventures in this guide.
October 1, 2019
Kazbegi is home to Georgia’s best hiking trails, glaciers and waterfalls. This guide will show you how to do it all.
October 1, 2019
Here’s the best places to visit in Georgia. You’ll find top sights, tips, things to do and adventures in this guide.
July 22, 2019
Sometimes things go wrong and sometimes they go very wrong. Here’s what happened to Alissa in Nepal last April.
March 2, 2019
Five months and 5,000 miles have passed since arriving in Japan and it’s been epic. Now it’s finally time to leave.
January 1, 2019
After 20,000 miles, 21 countries and 365 days we made it from the UK to Japan. Here’s what we learnt…
November 14, 2018
We found a beautiful balance of culture, stunning scenery and history. But Japan also has a weird side and it’s addictive
October 29, 2018
Ever wondered what a Carnet de Passage is? You’ll need one if travelling round-the-world in your own vehicle. Here’s the info.
September 30, 2018
Racing 4000km across Siberia to catch the ferry to Japan on a strict 10-day Russian transit visa as our bike fell to pieces was hell…
September 20, 2018
Mongolia is madness, a vast emptiness filled with the world’s most lonesome, mind numbing and incredible riding. It’s an adventurer’s playground.
August 20, 2018
We have a go at being nomadic horse riders in Kyrgyzstan. It doesn’t go well. So we take it easy instead.
August 9, 2018
We were expecting the Pamir Mountains to be rugged and raw, but we weren’t expecting the toughest rides of our lives
June 1, 2018
Ancient relics, flaming towers, mud volcanoes, fire worshippers, forgotten villages and the lost world of Xinaliq and Laza. Welcome to Azerbaijan!
May 30, 2018
One motorcycles, four horses and a Kia Picanto in Armenia. We didn’t know what to expect from the little country…
May 29, 2018
5 weeks, 1500 miles, 40 hours of hiking and 3 countries. For the first time, our Yamaha took a back seat…
February 26, 2018
Crossing the Bosphorus Bridge marked the start of our adventure in Asia. We were tired of being cold in Europe, so…
February 10, 2018
Serbia, Skulls and Skiing in the Bulgarian sun… what more could you ask for? Waiting in Slovakia for three weeks put a huge dent in our plans…
January 24, 2018
Here’s the info on our adventure bike and two-wheel travel plan
January 24, 2018
Wondering where we’re going and where we’ve been? So are we! Here’s what we’re doing and how we’re doing it with a nifty route map too
January 24, 2018
Who are Mad or Nomad? Find out who we are, what we’re doing and how we’re doing it here…
January 17, 2018
Going on the trip of a lifetime is fun – riding through a storm, running out of petrol, burning your luggage and snapping your exhaust is not…