Peru: Land of the Incas

Apr 12, 2017 View Comments by

Contrary to what many Peruvians believe, they’re not the best drivers in the world—at least, that was our experience. In oncoming traffic, they drive straight at you, crossing over lanes on hills and blind corners, and swinging way out on the wrong side of the road when taking curves. During the daytime, they love their […]

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Neale Bayly Rides: Peru 2.0

Mar 22, 2017 View Comments by

Last year, motorcycle journalist and philanthropist Neale Bayly premiered his show, “Neale Bayly Rides: Peru,” on MAVTV. The series followed a group of riders with varying degrees of experience on a trek through the mountains and desert of Peru, ending with a stop at an orphanage for abandoned children in Moqugua, for which Neale continues […]

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South America: The Trans-Amazonian Challenge

Aug 10, 2016 View Comments by

The first Trans-Amazonian Challenge joint venture tour by MotoDiscovery and Motolombia is a daunting undertaking for participants and guides alike. A huge loop of northern South America is planned, more than 8,700 miles in 45 days, through eight countries. The route starts in Cartagena, Colombia, near the northernmost portion of the continent. From there, we’ll […]

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Compass Expeditions Offers Ultimate South American Tour

May 26, 2015 View Comments by

Circumnavigate South America – Spanning 128 days, Compass Expeditions’ South America 360 Tour will be run for the second time beginning on February 21, 2016. The tour will circumnavigate the continent of South America through Venezuela, Brazil, Argentina, Chile, Bolivia, Peru, Ecuador, and Colombia. In all, the trip will tally over 20,000 miles. Along the […]

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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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Blue Rim’s Peru Tour: A Trip Right Out of National Geographic

Nov 20, 2014 View Comments by

Few places on earth can rival Peru’s combination of rugged mountains, rich history, and riding adventure. The country is home to no fewer than eleven UNESCO World Heritage sites including the city of Cusco and the lost Incan city of Machu Picchu. On Blue Rim’s Peru Tour, you’ll carve your way through the soaring Andes […]

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South American Tour Companies Join Forces

May 27, 2014 View Comments by

PeruMotors and Bolivia Bound have now combined to become BoliviaMotors. Cory Rowden, founder of Bolivia Bound, says, “joining forces made sense from a number of angles. Combining our experience and resources means BoliviaMotors will now be the largest and best equipped motorcycle tour operator in Bolivia. We’ll have the biggest motorcycle fleet with full workshop […]

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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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Blue Rim’s Peru Tour Deadline Extended

Feb 18, 2014 View Comments by

If you’ve been thinking about signing up to go to Peru with Blue Rim Tours, you’re in luck! The registration deadline has been extended until Friday, February 28th. For more info head over to: www.bluerimtours.com.   Want to receive free Touring Tips, reviews, deals and contests, and additional content? Sign up for your free newsletter now!

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Blue Rim Tours Sponsored by RoadRUNNER

Jan 11, 2014 View Comments by

If you’ve been following RoadRUNNER for a while, you are probably aware that we operate a number of organized tours every year, mostly in Europe. Lately, however, you may have noticed that we’ve been referring to a company called Blue Rim Tours, well, that’s us. The name Blue Rim comes from RoadRUNNER’s founder, Christian Neuhauser, […]

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Neale Bayly Rides Peru

May 29, 2013 View Comments by

  Veteran motorcycle journalist, and RoadRUNNER contributor, Neale Bayly was adventuring through Peru when he arrived at the Hogar Belen orphanage. The abandoned children he met there turned his motorcycle adventure into a humanitarian cause. Upon returning to the U.S. he founded Wellspring International Outreach, a non-profit organization focused on coming to the aid of […]

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