Leopard Country, read the sign in bold letters. I was able to see it only long enough for it to register in my brain that I was far from home, at 140kph the gravel road signs are barely a blur. This is South Africa and it was a beautiful day, sun setting, not a cloud in the sky, weather perfect, and the road was fast and smooth as I looked down and read 666km on the odometer… when bam! Feet were above my head, hands still on the bars. Football size rocks hitting the front whe
Following on from the Moto Safari Ballad of Baboon Valley post from a couple of days ago, Here is a video showing last year's trip. Click the link in the line above to find out more and get 15% off the trip price. #adventurebike #adventure #SouthAfrica #Motosafari #Africa
Our friends at Moto Safari have another South African adventure ride coming up in October and they are offering 15% off for Sideburn readers. This is how they describe their adventure... As we descend down from the Baboon Valley to the Eastern Cape of South Africa, the desert turns to green rolling hills, beach sand and dunes that beg to be ridden, wild and unruly waves and deep blue, cold seas.
Our prayers to the Gods of Dirt are answered as the blacktop quickly turns int
Experiences are the new luxury cars and expensive wristwatches. Forget the old horsepoop T-shirt slogan 'He who dies with the most toys wins', folks want experiences. Friends of Sideburn Motosafari are serving them up. As featured in Sideburn 35 'Welcome to Heaven - Let’s go to Hell' is Motosafari's journey which takes riders through the heart of South Africa’s most epic routes and into the depths of the infamous “Die Hel”. For a life changing experience get in touch now. It’