Instructions on how to ship your motorcycle by sea and our experience shipping (two Suzuki DR650s) from Indonesia to Canada.
A short video of a discussion about how much we have spent on our respective motorcycle trips, how we budgeted, and how we saved.
A short description of the various navigation tools we used during our round the world motorcycle trip.
Easy to follow instructions to download and install free open source maps to your Garmin GPS device.
Phone applications that we have found particularly useful during out motorcycle RTW journey.
How to airfreight motorcycles internationally as air cargo.
Interested in crossing an ocean without getting on an airplane? Instructions and answers to commonly asked questions based on our experience crossing from South America to Europe on a cargo freighter with two people and two Suzuki motorcycles.
Coming up with our top ten routes of the Americas was nearly impossible. Almost everyday of this trip has been special and pairing down to a few favorites was just plain hard.
Coming up with a list of favorite places is not an exact science but these are all places in the Americas that we will return someday.
Ten pieces of overland motorcycling gear that we are glad we carry.
A step-by-step guide for visiting Machu Picchu on the cheap.
We have always known overland motorcyclists have a tendency towards one-upmanship and can sometimes be opinionated. We wanted to share the “S&M Boiler Works Creed”.
An explanation of what we carry for our 3-year round the world motorcycle adventure.
“How much will this cost?” and “where do I find the money?” are the first questions people generally ask. We will explain what we did.
We didn't plan this trip in a vacuum - there is an abundance of DIY adventure travel information and forums online that we found invaluable in planning our trip.