GIRLS JUST WANNA HAVE FUN PT.3 - COUNTRY HATTRICK ON THE MOTORBIKE
Published by GINA DREWES at November 16, 2018 in Tours
Carinthia is the southernmost province of Austria and I grew up here. The borders to Italy and Slovenia are a stone's throw away and so I spent a part of my childhood at the sea. However it also felt like years in the car, since my mum made the country roads unsafe with her green lame duck at that time. What always led to bare nerves of all fellow travellers and could only be made good again with a visit to...
AROUND THE 'ORTLER' GROUP - SEVEN AT A STROKE
Published by HARALD KRESCHAK at November 12, 2018 in Tours
(Stubai) - Brenner Pass - Jaufen Pass - ( Val Passiria - Vinschgau) - Stilfser Joch - Gaviapass (what a rough, beautiful pass!) - Tonale Pass - (Val du Nons) Mendel Pass - (Bolzano - Sarntal) - Penserjoch: This 'classic' round is impressive and spectacular again and again. The weather was wonderful on this Saturday, so I spontaneously decided to go for a ride early in the morning. An 'Iron Man' stage at the beginning of autumn - a demanding and strenuous one-day trip.
HIGHLIGHTS OF OUR 8500 KM SUMMER TOUR: ITALY, FRANCE, SPAIN, PORTUGAL
Published by THOMAS PUTZ at November 04, 2018 in Tours
As always in recent years, we have chosen a destination (Cabo de Sao Vicente in Portugal) and then drove in this direction without more precise planning. the excellent red wine grows and on the hilltops there is almost always a small picturesque village...
EXPLORE CORSICA BY BIKE
Published by ANDREAS SOMMER at October 14, 2018 in Tours
The crossing to Bonifacio on Corsica from Sardinia takes about an hour. The entrance to the harbour is spectacular, the old town sits on a steep cliff high above the sea and the harbour entrance is only visible when you are close to it...
THE MOST BEAUTIFUL MOTORBIKE TOURS IN SARDINIA
Published by ANDREAS SOMMER at October 10, 2018 in Tours
I arrived with the ferry from Livorno. The crossing takes about 6 hours and I arrive on the island at about 18 o'clock. I had underestimated the journey from Olbia to the small village Bitti, for the 90 kilometers I am on the motorcycle for more than two hours. Since I'm already late, I enjoy the ride and the wind...
MORNING RIDE THROUGH THE TYROLEAN ALPS
Published by HARALD KRESCHNAK at September 17, 2018 in Tours
Sunday morning: The air and the sky are clear and crisp... So up on the 'TriumphTripleTiger' and after having a cappuccino we go towards the morning and the sun, from the Stubaital towards Kühtai. Wooow - what wonderful fresh air flows into the helmet...
CHOOSE NEW AT EACH CROSSING
Published by DAVIDE TERREGROSSA at September 07, 2018 in Tours
Davide is a RISER AMBASSADOR and shares his motorcycle experiences on the RISER blog with you. Follow him on RISER app, check his routes and stay up to date on the latest recommendations! The other day Davide was on a ride around the Rhine Valley in Switzerland...
I AM THE DANGER! IMPRESSION OF A MOPED TRIP ON BALI
Published by MAX BRUSTBAUER at August 29, 2018 in Tours
'It's dangerous you say? ... I AM THE DANGER!' But the understanding laugh does not come and also my girlfriend does not find me funny. 'Excuse me. I am tedesco.' No, I can't save anything with that either, I'd better shut up. To ride a moped in Bali you don't need a driving license and obviously no humour...
AFTERWORK-TOUR AROUND LINZ
Published by DOMINIK FENZL at August 08, 2018 in Tours
Dominik is a RISER AMBASSADOR and shares his motorcycle experiences on the RISER blog with you. Follow him on RISER APP, check his routes and stay up to date on the latest recommendations! Dominik likes to make short trips on his Vespa, especially after long office days...
CRUISIN’ AROUND AUSTRALIA: FROM WOLLONGONG TO MELBOURNE
Published by MOGI at July 20, 2018 in Tours
Heading from Wollongong, down the Princess Highway, all the way to Eden. Sounds like a long way but, there are heaps of stops on the way. It could take 8 to 12 hours to do it, if you really wanted to. But for me, I’ll cruise, I didn’t need to stop until Batemans Bay for fuel, already been there so I pushed on, through to Bega and a stop at the Yellow Peach Dam Rest Area, was awesome...
THE COUNTRY-, BLUES & WHISKEY MOTORCYCLE TOUR. GIRLS JUST WANNA HAVE FUN PT.2
Published by GINA DREWES at July 13, 2018 in Tours
I don't listen to country, rarely blues - and whiskey is not necessarily the drink of my choice. But how could I have said no to a route that has the same title and leads through the country where my Harley was born! Although I had not yet had the urge to explore America, this motorcycle route through the southern states aroused my curiosity.
A 3-DAY TRIP ON THE NORTH COAST 500 IN THE SCOTTISH HIGHLANDS
Published by JOHN ADAM at July 05, 2018 in Tours
For anyone who doesn’t know, the North Coast 500 is a circular route circumnavigating mostly coastal roads around the northern tip of the Scottish Highlands. It is generally accepted that the start point is Inverness, and from there what awaits you is just over 800 kilometers of sweeping bends, single track back whacks and what is arguably the most incredible scenery in the UK...
THE WEISSBORN STORY EPISODE 8 – THAILAND ON A MOTORBIKE
Published by JOHANNES WEISSBORN at June 08, 2018 in Tours
A sunny day. The last few kilometers accompanied by our guides through Myanmar. The first limestone cliffs appear. From Kawkareik, a well-paved road meanders over the Tenasserim ridge. For the first time since leaving Western Turkey, the tires are clinging to undamaged and grippy asphalt. After 170km Mae Sot is reached, the border town to Thailand: from poverty to wealth. Thailand is an infrastructure and economic paradise.
THE WEISSBORN STORY EPISODE 7 – THE CROSSING OF MYANMAR
Published by RISER at February 26, 2018 in Tours
In southern Nepal, there is only one single highway heading east. We approach the Indian border and dive into the crowd again. We drive along the road; the sunset in the back, left and right the tea fields. The density of people is diminishing and we are passing through a village where a white person has never been seen before, at least according to the owner of the restaurant where we take our lunch...
THE CURVES ON THE ROAD: BOHEMIAN PARADISE - ČESKI RAJ
Published by CAETHE / THE CURVES at November 17, 2017 in Tours
*Bohemian Paradise - Česky Ráj* is the name of the country just behind the border, it is almost untouched by tourism, and yet it is so beautiful that one can cry 😭 Behind every corner there is a castle, there are endless curves, even mountains (our Austrian calls it 'high hill'), quirky hamlets, caves to ride in and beer in exact temperature specifications.
POPULAR ROADS: THE GARDENA PASS (ITA)
Published by Riser at May 26, 2016 in Tours
This mountain pass belongs to one of the most popular in South Tyrol, Italy. With a 16 kilometer long, curvy and windy road, it connects the two villages Wolkenstein and Corvara and offers its visitors a great view on the surrounding Dolomites.
POPULAR ROADS: THE TRANSFAGARASAN
Published by Riser at May 22, 2016 in Tours
The Transfagarasan road is located in Romania and connects the Arges valley with the Olt valley. It became famous because of the British television show TopGear and is part of the national street 7C and leads through the Fagaras mountains...
POPULAR ROADS: SEEBERG PASS (AUT/SLO)
Published by Riser at May 10, 2016 in Tours
Due to it's many curves and 180 degree turns, the Seeberg pass is very popular among motorcyclists. It connects the Austrian state Carinthia and the Slovenian region Oberkrain and leads up to 1215 meters above sealevel...