I'm off to France and Spain later in the year and I intend to carry a spare fuel can (Fuel Friend 2l) with me for just in case.
Looking at some of the ferry websites they seem to state that petrol cans either empty or full are not allowed.
I'm sure that a lot on here have gone abroad with spare...
I have been looking for some aluminium boxes to Mount to my givi-luggage-rek
I found some (at Bauhaus here in Norway), but they are only 1,5mm thick.
And really cheap, around 50 euro a piece.
Do you think that 1,5mm is to thin and they will crack as soon as i go of-road, or should it be...
I finally found a rack to mount my ammo boxes onto my Dommie, does anyone have pictures of quick release mounting device so I can get my bike ready for my first trip abroad this year?:thumbup:
I recall seeing something about using hockey pucks somewhere in here.
I am interested in any knowledge, advice or just general opinion on travel insurance when travelling abroad.
I need comprehensive insurance to return me, my pillion (if traveling) and recovery of the bike to home from what should be Morocco. Travelling via Spain. I have bike insurance...
Checking things off my "to sort out" list for the Dambuster Run in late May one of the items I haven't got is recovery insurance/cover.
I am a member of the AA but it does not include European cover.
Should I see about extending my AA cover just for the 4 days I am abroad or is looking for...
Maybe a silly question, but what's required for m/c headlamp beams abroad? Is there any country that demands a change of headlamp?
I can't imaging that there's an area on a bike similar to a car's headlamp that can be blocked off to avoid dazzling people.
Anyone have any experience of...
I have had tyres on back order at Busters for 2 weeks and they don't think they will arrive before I head off to play in the pyranees & france for 2 weeks.
Has any one bought and had tyres fitted in France / Northern Spain?
My french is ropey and my spanish non existant.
I have always...
I have a trip to the First World War battlefields in Belgium/France planned for April, stopping in hotels/b&b's etc.Short mileage
However this may just be a warm up for a future trip in September to places in Germany and Poland.This time camping.1000 miles to Krakow!
Has anyone any...
I am taking the @ to the continent this summer.
Any of you know to safe B&B's or Hotels in any of the following towns:
Web sites, Phone numbers, addresses or emails will be great.
As you have guessed by the places, we are taking the...
Hi, am an expat (UK) who has lived abroad for many years, last 25 in Norway. Have spent the last month back in the NW visiting family and friends and of course :) had my AT with me.
Did the ususal checks before leaving ( kicked the tyres,) well blow me found that the exaust was kna###. The mild...
I arrived in Holland today to celebrate my mother's birthday after quite a nerv-wrecking ride from Bristol to Harwich. It seems the fuel pump is not (or hardly) working anymore. I can manage 80 miles at 70 mph on a full tank (had this bl**y wind today as well :x ) Only just made...