41 Camping Hacks That Are Borderline Genius


Not all motorcycle friendly but still very creative ideas for the camper…..   These tips and tricks will guarantee you’ll be a totally happy camper this summer. Peggy Wang BuzzFeed Staff 1. Use foam floor tiles for a softer, more comfortable tent floor.

Touratech Outfits 2014 BMW F800GS Adventure


Another kitted out bike by Touratech…as always eye candy to me and really like the new ADV version of our bike…. Jun 26, 2013 When a new adventure touring motorcycle hits the market, Touratech wastes no time getting the bike out for an extended ride to learn about the personality of the bike. This first […]

Rider Education, Injuries and Fatalities


Time for a reality check SOURCE:  MOTORCYCLE.COM Whether you have decades of experience or are a newbie, it pays to realistically size up this activity called “riding a motorcycle,” and to look at yourself as a lifelong learner. There are approximately 2,500 skills required to ride a motorcycle. If you have not been riding for […]

THANKS CHILE for hitting 1000 views!


 Background Prior to the arrival of the Spanish in the 16th century, the Inca ruled northern Chile while the Mapuche inhabited central and southern Chile. Although Chile declared its independence in 1810, decisive victory over the Spanish was not achieved until 1818. In the War of the Pacific (1879-83), Chile defeated Peru and Bolivia and […]

20 Animal Babies That Are Cuter Than People Babies


Look at these little babies. So cute, like people babies, ‘cept cuter. Much Love – Virgin Mobile posted on May 1, 2013 at 5:36pm EDT Virgin Mobile BuzzFeed Partner 1. He’s got a lil baby shell and everythang. Via: tehcute.com

Road Conditions Quiz


Please feel free to post how well you did or not on this quiz….we are curious 😉 Riding a motorcycle safely and in control means not just better bike handling; it also means judging road conditions. No matter what your experience level, riding on busy roads – which often have poor surfaces – can challenge […]

Top 10 Most Beautiful Nature Spots Around the Austria


Austria tourism has been filled with breathtaking nature all way around. From Vienna to Salzburg, the country features nature that can’t be seen anywhere on the planet. Snow covered mountains, marquise lakes and endless forests are thing that will convince you to book your first Austria tour.  In today’s article we collected Top 10 Most […]

RUSSIA joins the 1000 view CLUB


Thanks RUSSIA for supporting our BLOG!  Background Founded in the 12th century, the Principality of Muscovy, was able to emerge from over 200 years of Mongol domination (13th-15th centuries) and to gradually conquer and absorb surrounding principalities. In the early 17th century, a new Romanov Dynasty continued this policy of expansion across Siberia to the […]

The Truth about Drinking and Riding


Some sobering statistics on a dangerous problem SOURCE:  MOTORCYCLE.COM Jeff Cobb Mar. 22, 2013 While no one will publicly declare alcohol consumption and motorcycling are OK, there remain definite problems in a culture offering mixed messages. Despite campaigns to raise awareness that drinking and riding don’t mix, the incentive to consume alcohol and ride a […]

Welcome SIERRA LEONE – 204th Country to visit out BLOG!


 Background Democracy is slowly being reestablished after the civil war from 1991 to 2002 that resulted in tens of thousands of deaths and the displacement of more than 2 million people (about a third of the population). The military, which took over full responsibility for security following the departure of UN peacekeepers at the end […]

Super MOON


Cheryl’s beautiful picture of the SUPER MOON on June 22nd, 2013 from our back deck.  Cheryl is really learning photography!

PENCIL SKETCHES – Amazing work of art


Absolutely AMAZING! Most of these drawings by Ramon Bruin seem relatively simple, but at the same time, because of their shadows and some intriguingly placed real-life props in the photographs, the sketched images appear to be almost magically leaving the bounds of the paper they’re drawn on…

Crazy Nature


SOURCE: Nature Pictures (Stumble) Mother Nature is beautiful and amazing because we can see many amazing stuff like these 15 things that you won’t believe they actually exist. All these places are real. It is hard to believe in that, but that is true. 1. Volcanic lightning aka “dirty thunderstorms.”

2011-2013 BMW F800GS and F700GS Recalled in Canada


Dennis Chung June 19, 2013 0 Transport Canada announced a recall for the 2011-2013 BMW F800GS and the 2013 F700GS because of a problem with the kickstand ignition cut-off switch. The switch is designed to turn off the engine when the stand is down and the motorcycle is shifted into gear; this prevents the motorcycle […]

If I don’t camp am I not a true ADV rider??????


Originally posted on Advgrrl Motorcycle Adventures & More:
I find there are three sides to the concept of camping while traveling on a bike.  Stealth Camping:  Living temporarily in a location, usually for recreation, in a covert or secretive fashion.  Stealth camping is also referred to as wild camping, ninja camping, or free camping.  (source: …