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Driving abroad – the law 22nd January 2018

Speed limits and fines Speed limits vary from one country to another but usually there is a sign with the information what is the law in the place you visit, as soon as you cross the border. Speeding and other traffic fines can be steep and they are payable on the spot, you will not be allowed to carry on with your trip unless you come up with the cash to pay the fine. Speed excessively and you risk being…

Useful advice based on personal experience 18th January 2018

What roads to ride? My sincere recommendation is back roads (in Uk they called B roads, in France D roads). They are the most fun, especially if you opt for winding routes, you are pretty much guaranteed to come out grinning on the other side. There are few advantages of choosing this option, the roads themselves are beautiful, you’re very unlikely to encounter any Police patrols and you can really see how amazing the country is as you will be…

New to touring, where do I start? 18th January 2018

You have decided you want to go touring but have never done it before. What to expect? What to pack? Where to stay? Do I need any experience? I’m sure this are just a few questions that go through your mind, I’ve been there myself before we set off the first time so I’ll try to answer the most obvious ones that come to mind. Do I need any experience? It’s a bit complicated but the short answer is yes,…

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