The preparation


PREPARATION OF THE JOURNEY


ESSENTIAL READING

> Adventure Motorcycling Handbook: A route and planning guide. Chris Scott

L’aventure à motoUn guide pour voyager à moto autour du monde. Laurent Bendel. To be published.

Adventure riding techniques: The essential guide to all the skills you need for off-road adventure riding. Robert Wicks & Greg Baker

Building the utlimate Adventure motorcycle: The essential guide to preparing a bike for the journey of a lifetime. Robert Wicks.

Adventure motorcycling manual: Everything you need to plan and complete the journey of a lifetime. Robert Wicks.

Haynes Service and Repair Manual.

> Of course, country guides from Lonely Planet and others, in digital version for pad and / or e-reader.

R1200GS Adventure touring Instructional DVD: practical and very useful, concerns also servicing, changing tyres, technical and practical advice. Helge Pedersen.top_arrow_icon


KKHW / CN / PAK / KG

List of links related to travelling in China, Pakistan, Kyrgyzstan and the Karakoram Highway.


Karakoram Highway, Xinjiang, Pakistan

http://matadornetwork.com/trips/how-to-drive-pakistans-karakoram-highway/

http://www.noyestravels.com/1591/kashgar-behind-the-facade

http://motoventurers.com/archives/category/pakistan

 

Agencies to cross China from Kyrgyzstan to Pakistan, by way of Xinjiang (chinese Turkestan)

http://www.xinjiangtibetexpeditions.com/Foreign_Licensed_Motor_Vehicles.htm

http://www.crowninntashkorgan.com/foreignvehicleen.html

http://silkroute.cn/motorbiking-self-driving-information.htm

http://www.tibet-tours.com/

http://www.china-tour.net/tours-d.php?id=568

http://www.hiddenchina.net/web/eng/self_drive_tours_own_vehicle.html

Find the Newland agency in Kashgar (good recommendations)top_arrow_icon