World on Wheels Tour of South Africa WOW

WOW tours goes to South Africa

Amazing wildlife, stunning scenery and challenging roads have encouraged Australian-based motorcycle travel company World On Wheels to add a South African tour. WOW Tours, formerly Ferris Wheels Motorcycle Safaris, now have a portfolio of 10 international tours on four continents. The inaugural tour this October is already fully subscribed and they are taking advance bookings …

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Best African motorcycle trip: Matho

This is the best motorcycle trip you can do in South Africa, says veteran motorcycle journalist Mick Matheson after his tour with ‪‎SAMATours‬. Matho went to South Africa for the riding and discovered the two-wheeled thrills were just one of many stunning experiences that make a trip there so appealing. “I’d have been quite happy with the road trip, but Africa’s …

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Win a Madagascar motorcycle tour

How would you like an all-expenses-paid adventure ride through Madagascar on a Touratech equipped bike to feature in a promotional film for the adventure accessories company? Madagascar is the large exotic island off the east coast of Africa featured in the the children’s movie of the same name. Lonely Planet describes it as “a dream destination for …

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African Motorcycle Diaries

African motorcycle adventure on TV

Fans of motorcycle travel documentaries should keep an eye out for the African Motorcycle Diaries series coming soon to the Travel Channel and other networks. Unlike Charley Boorman and Ewan McGregor on their Long Way Down, this is a one-man, unsupported trip and it’s a 55,000km circumnavigation through 34 countries. African Motorcycle Diaries follows Spencer …

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Cross Egypt Challenge

Egypt ‘safe’ for motorcycle tour

A group of Aussie riders recommends the fifth annual Cross Egypt Challenge as a safe way to see an amazing but dangerous country. Riders Davo Batty, Bill van Kesteren, Doug Marshall, Jacinta Ryan, Bill Ryan and David Marshall say they will be returning for future tours because the itinerary changes each year. “Folks don’t be afraid …

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Tenerife roads

Best motorcycle rides in Tenerife

MotorbikeWriter invites reader, riders and bloggers to send us their travel stories about interesting roads and exotic locations. This entry is very exotic – the Spanish Island of Tenerife in the Canary Islands off the coast of Morocco. It’s written by Hollie Mantle, of London, who has been pillion with her boyfriend all over Europe, …

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