Inspirational stuff

Inspiraitonal stuff from other adventure riders and overland travellers. Quote, who they are and what they are up to

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Upshift Online magazine WIDE OPEN – 2020 best photos

It is a massive honour to be part of this exclusive edition of photos in the 53rd edition of UPSHIFT ONLINE magazine. Not just one photo, there are a few photos of Peru, Bolivia, and Colombia. The best photos of 2020 all in one magazine. To be part of a group of talented photographers that also loves motorcycling, travel, and adventure riding is just mindblowing stuff. Hopefully, this collection of […]

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UPSHIFT ONLINE 41 – 2019 Photography edition

UPSHIFT ONLINE 41st edition is pure bike candy for the eyes. It is a collection of some of the most beautiful photographs from the stories they hosted in 2019. We are very honoured that they included us in this special edition.  UPSHIFT ONLINE – “In a world centered around self broadcasting, it can be difficult to see beyond the foreground. At Upshift, however, we strive to provide a broader perspective, […]

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WHAT IT TAKES – MOTORCYCLE TRAVEL INSPIRATION Still thinking up lame excuses why you are not planning your lifetime trip? With an intense burning desire to see the world these gnarly travellers tackled the bull by the horns and got things done. They are not celebs with back up crews. They are unsupported, self-funded normal people with a passion and a-make-things-happen attitude. Get some inspiration from them, they have cool […]

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Motorbikers’ wisdom – Travel quotes motorcycle overlanders

Feeling a bit embarrassed to say we love some inspirational travel quotes. Some travel quotes, however, succeed to highlight the real truths about adventure, life and travel. Motorcycle overlanders are a rather different bunch of misfits with a bizarre taste for the unknown and a healthy dose of adventure spirit. We wondered what inspired other crackerjack overlanders to sell up their homes, leave their day jobs and the comfort of home […]

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Travellers we have met

Vagabonds unite! [full_width]We met up with Johan, the sleepy guy in the tent, a Belgian, and his friends Stefan and Stefanie also Belgians. They quit their jobs to travel for 9 month down to SA.[/full_width] James came down the East side of Africa with his normal 2001 GS heading towards SA. He started 2009 August. Ted also came down the East Coast and also quit his job to do this […]

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