Tour Tales

Woken by the dawn chorus in the bush

Rafting The Cardomons On Dirt Bikes

The first 12 days had been a breeze for a dirt bike tour of the muddy north of a Cambodian November. The main tour had finished in Siem Reap. A hardier splinter group, mainly returnee riders on their 2nd, 3rd or even 4th tour of Cambodia, had opted for the extra 5-day Southern Route over […]

Zed Tours Morocco Recce

Waddaya Mean It Snows in the Sahara

Looking for some winter sun we dutifully headed south on ye olde Beemer. Snow – UK. OK expected. It was December. Snow – Sahara. OK, not expected, first time in 40 years, a week before we found the mighty dunes. Snow on the high plains of Spain was certainly not expected or welcomed by the […]

Santa Rides An XR400

Ho Ho f%%king Ho who would have guessed it but Santa rides a Honda XR400. Recently seen in the Newtown area, possibly drinking in the Mochdre Inn…seen in association with 20 other dirt bike mounted Santas raising money for the Brecon Mountain Rescue Team. Just before the snows came!

Riding the African Wild Coast

First time for me to go to Africa and I certainly wasn’t disappointed. We rode Honda CRF230s along the Wild Coast of the Transkei National Park. Great terrain, great bunch of guys and girls, cool accommodation and some amazing whale and dolphin sightings just off the coast…and with a strong charitable theme to raise money […]

Riding Across The Plains of Spains

Sunny June in Sunny Spain – decided to ride the GS from Santander to Calp near Benidorm to visit the family villa. Can’t be far right? Spains only a small country…. 550 miles later in one day. All good….

Darren’s Rally Raid Vid Cambodia 2015

Regular client and all round good guy, (and now apparently budding film cameraman and editor), Darren Shortt has posted the film of his last ride with us in Cambodia, Jan 2015, along with the Hong Kong Hooligans. For this special ride we hired in a bunch of Honda CRF450’s and KTM450’s, while I led the […]