Round the World Motorcycle Travel
Welcome to the Round the World Motorcycle Travel Resource. The Mad or Nomad Resource pages are dedicated to holding all of the articles, features, guides and stories related to a specific subject in one easy to read place. You’ll find everything you need to know about round the world motorcycle travel on this page with links to more guides.
How to Motorcycle Round the World
Planning on riding round the world? Start here with our ultimate RTW guide.
Here’s everything you need to know about preparing for and going on a round the world motorcycle trip.
This is a comprehensive guide that explains everything related to RTW motorcycle travel. You’ll find loads of links to more detailed and in-depth articles on specific subjects throughout the website too. If you want to know how to motorcycle round the world, start here…
Routes, Destinations and Paperwork
Our packed Destination guides will help you plot a route.
Visit the Destinations section and you’ll find all the countries we have guides for listed in alphabetical order. Click a country you’re interested in and it’ll display all the guides we have on it.
We aim to produce one ‘Motorcycle Travel Guide’ per country. These are detailed guides that explain how to motorcycle travel there, paperwork requirements, borders, routes and much more.
Gear guides for motorcycle travellers and round the world riders.
After 15 years of motorcycle travel, years spent as a motorcycle journalist for MCN and now on our RTW trip, we’ve tested just about every type of motorcycle gear there is. It’s safe to say we’re gear nerds! And we’ve put this experience to good use in our Gear Guides.
You’ll find guides which list our favourite bits of kit and top ten lists each complete with a full buying guide. There’s the best lids, jackets, boots, tents, sat navs, winter riding gear and much more.
The complete guide to choosing the right gear for your trip.
Packing and Luggage
Reviews of motorcycle touring equipment you might find helpful.
This is our ultimate round the world motorcycle packing list. You’ll find all the kit you could possibly need for a serious motorcycle trip here laid out in easy to read lists.
You’ll also find links to more in-depth guides on specific areas as well as links to the gear we use. If you’re not sure what to pack, check this guide out first.
Round the World Motorcycles
Wondering what adventure bike to go on? Take a look at these guides first.
There is no right or wrong answer when it comes to choosing a motorcycle for your round the world trip. Everyone has an opinion on what makes the best adventure bike for travelling, but the only one that matters is yours.
This guide aims to help you figure out what you need and want from an adventure bike. Here’s our suggestions for picking the bike that suits your needs…
Here’s all the tools we use on our RTW trip and how to pack your kit.
Motorcycle reviews from real world travellers riding their bikes round the world.
Shipping can’t be avoided on a RTW trip. Here’s what you need to know.
To get your travel juices flowing, check out these stories, blogs and books.
More articles related to round the world motorcycle travel to help you get out there.
Motorcycle travel doesn’t have to cost the earth and is something anyone can do. The key is to figure out how to keep your expenses low and minimize unnecessary spending. And after 15 years of motorcycle travelling all over the world, we’ve picked up a few tricks which will help you do just that.
This guide is filled with our 10 absolute best ways to save money on your adventure and travel on the cheap. These hard earned tips and tricks will keep your costs low so you can travel further and for longer.
Help and Advice
Need more advice or have a question? We’re here to help.
If you have a specific question that we haven’t managed to answer in our guides, if you’re after some advice or even if you just want to chat with like minded people about round the world motorcycle travel, visit the Mad or Nomad Forum.
We’ll get back to you on there and so will other motorcycle travellers. Ask questions, help others and have fun.