Motorcycle long distance road trips are thrilling and exciting. It is much different than riding in the city. When people start riding motorcycles they have less knowledge on ways to ride comfortably in style.
Choose comfortable bike
Perform VTT cote a cote [Mountain bikes side by side display] before purchasing because the kind chosen needs to be stylish and comfortable. If you like a bike but needs slight modifications for convenience then do it instantly.
Actually, long haul tour on a motorbike can certainly test your skills and stamina. Distance road trips need plenty of awareness and preparation. Adjustments generally bikers make are more comfortable seat, different handlebar, better headlights, guards, new exhaust, etc to look cool and travel well.
Wear proper clothes for the role
Riding pants, jacket, helmet and ankle boots are crucial for long distance bike riding. You may feel awkward with this heavy dressing at first, but once on bike the feel will vanish because the realization of riding safer build confidence. You feel like a biker, soon. Avoid buying lose and baggy clothing because it can cause disturbance and discomfort.
Variety of options for carrying light stuff include saddle bags can be harnessed to bike’s back seat or tank bags that magnetically hug the tank, tail bags can be bungeed to back seat, etc. You can buy a suitable one in respect to size and style from the moto-stores.
Carry disposable stuff, so you can discard them after use. For example, carry shampoo sachets rather than bottle or small soap bars. Pack three or four pair of wash and wear clothes rather than lots of clothes. Roll the clothes because it takes up less space in this way. Remember to add necessary medication.
Water factor needs to be considered seriously on motorcycle road trip. Hydration pack is special water bottle in the shape of a bag including a tube. Sling over the shoulder and stay hydrated anytime. There is no need to stop or remove your helmet. Minimum two packs are recommended to avoid being dehydrated.
Beware of directions taken
No one is a genius on direction, so never hesitate to ask locals. You can use the GPS system on your mobile phones, but to be safe from getting disconnected carry a route map.
You are not participating in a marathon. Recognize the signs of fatigue, even the bike needs rest. After every couple of hours or few kilometers depending on the topography take a break of few minutes. It doesn’t mean take plenty of breaks or the riding flow gets disturbed. While you are resting make sure there is sufficient water and fuel. Accordingly, plan the next break.
Safe motorbike road trip…..turn it into a memorable one!