Blog: Motorcycle Travel Around the World

I blog roughly each week about my motorcycle travel around the world and generally what's going on. Sometimes it's about motorcycle riding, and other times it's about anything else that is happening. Sign up to the email list for notifications about new blog posts.

I slept in today because my camping spot was very well hidden so I felt happy doing so. This was well needed! As I left today, the grass was about a foot long and the ground was very uneven. I dropped the bike twice just covering a short distance. My choice of a small bike (~150 Kg) rather than the...

Whilst cleaning my pans after cooking tuna and tomato pasta, I noticed some drips had appeared on the rear wheel. The chain lube had leaked inside my pannier and was resting on the seat after unpacking. Fortunately, I put the lube in a bag in case of such problems. I scrubbed the lube off the tyre,...

A late rise today as I didn't sleep too well last night with the rain. I was adamant that I heard a group of three to four people walk past last night, but no tracks this morning. I must have dreamt it! The tent was soaking when I packed it away, which isn't great for the tent. Should be OK if I dry...

My CRF250L motorcycle on the rolling hills near Calais, France.

I pulled up at the ferry terminal raring to go! Gave the person in the booth my details, and I wasn't on their system. Gulp. Turns out, I had pulled up at the DFS booth and not the P & O booth! They let me out the exit and I came back through the P & O booth.

I met some other bikers on the ferry...