Category Archives: Trip

Motorcycle overland adventures

Test Prologue To Motorcycle Trip Through Turkey Ebook

Simson Swalbe

I am presently writing the first draft of what will be the book of our motorcycle trip  from Germany to Turkey and back. I keep swinging back to the prologue. How much background info is really needed? This was our …
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2 Great Sailing Podcast Episodes

Patrick sailing with Mango the dog

Patrick has me listening to episodes of The Sailing Podcast, and I have to admit I am really enjoying them. I have been jumping around and not going in order (unlike my German counterpart) so I can not say these …
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Part 2 of Sailing With A Toddler & A Dog: Lessons Learned

sailing with a dog

If you read last weeks post on sailing with a toddler and a dog, you could not be blamed for coming to the conclusion that I have sworn off the endeavour forever. If you had even asked me if I …
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World Travel With Baby (And Babies): With A Sail Boat?

baby on a sailboat

Regular readers of Unleash know that since we have had our daughter our motorcycle adventures have been put on hold. There is just something about an infant on a motorcycle that doesn’t sit well with me. At least, beyond the …
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Riding a Motorcycle to Turkey: But First You Need A German Motorcycle License

learning to ride

And the title refers to ME in particular needing a German motorcycle license rather than anyone at all. The first trip I did riding my own bike was in the summer of 2008 when Patrick and I rode from Germany …
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Free Course On Motorcycle Travel

motorcycle trip lake baikal

For those of you looking at going on a big motorcycle trip you might want to pop over to http://motorcycletravel.info/. They are offering a free e course on how to prepare! I first found the link over on Horizons Unlimited, …
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Mango Unleashed: A Thai Rescue Dog Travels The World

Mango unleashed a thai rescue dog travels the world ebook cover

We never made an official announcement. Mango Unleashed: A Thai Rescue Dog Travels the World is out on e-book available at Smashwords and on Amazon for $3.99 U.S.  Poor Mango! He is such an awesome dog but once again his …
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Sailing around the world, a new dream emerges

sailboatevening

It has now been 18 months since we returned from our world trip and settled down in Berlin. Slowly but surely the travel itch has started to build up again.
It’s time to make new plans. Big plans. Time to plan for the next couple of years to come. I dug out a childhood dream of mine: Sailing around the world.
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Women Overland Adventure Motorcycle Riders: Deniz of Cosmosianstravels

Deniz on her motorcycle

I love this interview with Deniz of cosmosianstravels. Not only does she have an amazing bike (a BMW F650 of course!) but she has very wise words for anyone thinking of embarking on an overland motorcycle adventure. Or any adventure …
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Around The World On A Motorcycle

University of gravel roads book cover

Check out Rene’s interview on his four year long around the world on a motorcycle adventure. We met Rene in South America when he was still in the “early” stage of his trip, as in about a little over a …
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