Why Take a Guided Motorcycle Tour vs DIY?

Jan 18, 2016 View Comments by

We came across this info from MotoQuest, one of the best motorcycle tour operators in the biz. We couldn’t agree more with Phil, so here’s some info for you to consider over the weekend and as you plan your next adventure.   You’ve probably wondered “Why Take a MotoQuest Tour Instead of DIY?” Well let […]

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2016 RoadRUNNER Calendar

Oct 08, 2015 View Comments by

Twelve Months of Stunning Motorcycle Touring Photography – Ready to start planning all the fabulous motorcycle tours you’ll be taking in 2016? Want to stay on top of birthdays, holidays, and all your other important dates? Then you might as well do it in style with RoadRUNNER Magazine’s 2016 wall calendar. Each month is headlined […]

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Blue Rim Tours’ Peru Guide to Attend Touring Weekend

May 12, 2015 View Comments by

Lars Caldenhoven to Host Touring Weekend Round Table – Blue Rim Tours, RoadRUNNER Magazine’s sister company, offers a diverse selection of premium international motorcycle tours. Each one gives riders a unique and unforgettable experience due, in large part, to Blue Rim’s knowledgeable and professional local tour guides. Lars Caldenhoven serves this role on Blue Rim’s […]

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Remembering Emilio Scotto’s Epic Motorcycle Adventure

Apr 14, 2015 View Comments by

This year marks the 20th anniversary of the completion of Emilio Scotto’s historic 10-year, nearly half-million mile motorcycle ride around the world. In 1985, the Argentine quit his job as a pharmaceutical sales representative in Buenos Aires and embarked on the motorized adventure. His record-setting ride circumnavigated the world including all of Europe, Africa, the […]

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Races to Places Tour

Jan 17, 2015 View Comments by

One look at Horizon Unlimited’s HUB online bulletin board proves that there is no shortage of world-traveling motorcyclists out there. What makes Lyndon Poskitt unique, however, is that he doesn’t just ride from place to place, he rides from race to race. Poskitt, an Englishman, is a former Dakar racer and aerospace engineer who decided […]

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Imagine Touring Cuba by Motorcycle

Dec 21, 2014 View Comments by

President Obama recently announced that the U.S. and Cuba are starting diplomatic conversations about loosening sanctions, establishing embassies, and ultimately opening up Cuba for American tourists. With its close proximity, Cuba has the potential to become a favorite destination for American tourists. The rich history would make for more than a memorable trip, especially if […]

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Edelweiss Around the World Motorcycle Expedition: Moscow to Bangkok

Sep 21, 2014 View Comments by

Not for the faint of heart, Edelweiss Bike Travel’s Around the World Expedition strays far from traditional international motorcycle tour destinations. The 2014 edition began on August 10th in Moscow, Russia. The riders will spend the next 63 days on the road covering 8,700 miles in the process. The journey will wander through eastern Russia […]

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One Aussie, One Dream: To Be the Youngest to Travel the Globe by Motorcycle

Sep 01, 2014 View Comments by

Mike Schram is a young Australian who started traveling around the world when he was just 16 in an effort to set the world record for the youngest person to do so. His journey so far has taken him to New Zealand, Canada, Alaska, the U.S., Mexico, Belize, Guatemala, Honduras, Nicaragua, and Costa Rica. He […]

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2014 Edelweiss Feschtl: Party in Lake Placid

Aug 24, 2014 View Comments by

Part reunion, part miniature rally, but mostly just a party, Edelweiss Bike Travel’s annual Feschtl will be held in Lake Placid, NY, September 19-21. Included in the ticket price for the two-day event is a motorcycle tour of the surrounding Adirondack Mountains, two nights in a nice hotel, two breakfasts and two dinners, entry into […]

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Allan Karl to Join RoadRUNNER’s Touring Weekend

Jun 27, 2014 View Comments by

Every year guests at RoadRUNNER’s annual Touring Weekend get to enjoy keynote speakers that are of special interest to us touring enthusiasts. This year, we’re in for a special treat as Allan Karl will be joining us in Snowshoe, WV to share stories and lessons garnered from his extensive international motorcycle adventures. Allan’s bestselling book, […]

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Review: SHAD Zulupack SW55

Jun 20, 2014 View Comments by

If you’ve ever gone on an international tour, you know the value of being able to use the same luggage on your motorcycle as you did on the flight. Traveling by airplane with your motorcycle gear isn’t an easy task. Bulky items like riding jackets, boots, and pants, as well as your helmet leave you […]

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Compass Expeditions 2015 South American Circumnavigation

May 01, 2014 View Comments by

For 128 days beginning on February 21st, 2015 the 360 Expedition will circumnavigate the entire continent of South America. Starting in Santiago, Chile, the tour will head south traversing Patagonia before turning northwards after visiting the world’s southernmost city of Ushuaia, Argentina. From there the expedition works its way north along the eastern coast of […]

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RoadRUNNER Tour Guide and World Traveler Lars Caldenhoven to Attend Touring Weekend

Apr 27, 2014 View Comments by

When Lars Caldenhoven left his native home in the Netherlands to travel the world, he had no idea that his journey would lead him to put down roots on the other side of the world in Arequipa, Peru. As a boy, he was very interested in Native American culture, and as a man this interest […]

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Harley-Davidson Has Sites Set on India

Mar 24, 2014 View Comments by

India, the world’s second most populous nation with over 1.2 billion people, is one of Harley-Davidson’s primary target markets. Since first entering the Indian market in 2009, Harley-Davidson has already become the biggest seller of 800cc plus motorcycles in the country (though admittedly that’s not yet a large segment in India) with 4,000 bikes sold […]

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New Ferry to Transport Riders from Maine to Nova Scotia

Mar 21, 2014 View Comments by

Starting in May 2014, the Nova Star, a 528-foot ferry, will begin carrying people and vehicles from Portland, ME to Yarmouth, Nova Scotia. A one-way ticket for a motorcycle will cost between $49 and $89 and its rider will get on board for $79 to $129 depending on the time of year. The nine-hour voyage […]

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