Overland motorcycle travel paper work

Money, travel & health insurance, Carne de passage and everything else to do before and during travelling and overlanding the globe.

tips carrying money when travelling abroad

Carrying Money

Dollars, travellers cheques or bags of sugar to trade? Credit cards or Debit cards? We have found that Master card does not work in many places. Visa is accepted at more places in Africa. When using internet rather use master card as the limits can be set and you will not […]

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carnet de passage passport document for vehicles overland travel

Carnet de Passage and other must have documents

Well, do you go the Carnet route or not? The passport for your vehicle. For most of the countries in Africa, South Africans do not need to obtain a Carnet de Passage or the expense. The Carnet de passage do speed up time at border posts though. The biggest hassle […]

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Medical first aid kit for travel and overlanding is essential

Health insurance & first aid medical.

Everything to stop the bleeding! There’s lots of information regarding health insurance for motorcycle riders and cross border trips on this page at Horizons Unlimited. It is advisable to read up as much as possible before deciding whether it is needed or with which company to go with.

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