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.

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So it turns out there were lots more ants than I first realised last night. My bike was covered in ants! They were traipsing across my panniers, my food bag, inside my food bag (I hadn't secured it fully), my engine, my seat etc. The bike was parked close to shrubs with branches touching the bike. T...

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Front-side view of Honda CRF250L motorcycle after first modifications (luggage rack and engine oil drain plug). Northumberland, UK.Side view of Honda CRF250L motorcycle after first modifications (luggage rack and engine oil drain plug). Northumberland, UK.

Before a longer ride today on my new Honda CRF250L, I sorted out carrying water and tools. I added a luggage rack to the rear and secured my Kriega bag to fit two liters of water and my tool roll. Job done

Next, I replaced the stock oil drain plug with a magnetic one. Even with lubrication in th...