Latest Posts

Here are the latest posts on Mad or Nomad. You’ll find every article, guide, feature, blog and story on the website listed in chronological order here. 

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
We’re travelling the world on a 2009 Yamaha XT660R. Here’s why we chose the bike, what it’s like and links to how we prepared it.
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