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Articles for Street Bike Touring and Travel

Kawasaki Versys Pacific Coast Tour

Thursday, July 28, 2011
Motorcycle USA samples the Kawasaki Versys for a quick coastal run. See how the Twin-powered do-it-all serves as a touring rig.

2012 Honda Gold Wing Adventure Ride

Monday, June 13, 2011
Climb on with Motorcycle USA as we ride the 2012 Honda Goldwing along the Blue Ridge Parkway between Virginia and Tennessee including a blast down Deals Gap.

Spring Training Cactus League Tour

Thursday, January 20, 2011
Winter doldrums got you down? Check out our Spring Training Cactus League tour for a destination ride this upcoming riding season.

German Iron Curtain Motorcycle Tour

Thursday, December 23, 2010
Motorcycle USA gets a taste of the old Iron Curtain as it treks through former East German border crossings in this motorcycle touring feature.

Himalayas Tour: Ninja 250 Through the Passes

Tuesday, September 28, 2010
Our fan goes on an extreme ride through the Himalayas to experience one of the highest mountain passes in the world.

2010 Kawasaki Tour d’ Idyllwild

Thursday, September 9, 2010
MotorcycleUSA joins Kawasaki for the annual Idyllwild Tour. The ride takes us from the city of Irvine to back country of Idyllwild for two days of street and dual sport riding fun.

2010 WDW - World Ducati Week

Friday, September 3, 2010
We attend World Ducati Week, a motorcycle rally and motorcycling celebration like nothing else on this planet. Discover what is so special about this unique street bike event with Motorcycle-USA.

Riding Japan: Stranger in a Strange Land

Friday, August 20, 2010
One of our editors visits Japan for a motorcycle tour with Bridgestone, returning with visions of Rockabilly motorcycles gangs dancing in his head.

Canary Islands Ducati Multistrada Adventure

Tuesday, June 8, 2010
We recently took a trip to the Canary Islands aboard Ducati's Multistrada 1200S. Join us as we relive the experience and visuals of the awesome adventure.

Riding Sicily on Moto Guzzis

Tuesday, March 30, 2010
Motorcycle USA’s editor at large reports on his ride through Sicily as Sir Neale utilizes the iconic transverse Moto Guzzi V-Twin for his mount.

Lost in Spain on the BMW R1200GS

Tuesday, March 16, 2010
Executive Editor Atlas takes a two-up journey aboard BMW's legendary R1200GS Adventure, taking in all that Spain has to offer.

Caponord-ing Through Texas Hill Country

Wednesday, December 23, 2009
Motorcycle USA editor at large, Neale Bayly, gallivants about the Texas Hill Country aboard Aprilia’s Caponord in this motorcycle travel feature.

Ghosts of the Oregon Coast

Tuesday, December 8, 2009
Motorcycle USA takes a sport-touring motorcycle adventure up the Oregon coast to visit its picture-perfect lighthouses and to see if tales of their hauntings are true.

2009 Grave Robbers Ride

Wednesday, December 2, 2009
Bikes older than 1980 and under $1000, ridden out of the grave and over 750 miles of scenic mountain roads. Follow along for the inaugural Grave Robbers Ride.

Triumph Sprint STs Tour Scotland

Friday, November 6, 2009
Bonnie Prince Charlie, lochs, crofts and castles… Motorcycle USA editor at large, Neale Bayly, tours his homeland of Scotland aboard the Triumph.

Kawasaki Versys Explores Historic Japan

Tuesday, October 6, 2009
Motorcycle USA hops on a Kawasaki Versys and takes an unforgettable motorcycle tour through the land of the rising sun. Read more about our Japanese adventure.

Buell Ulysses Touring in Quebec

Thursday, September 17, 2009
Our friend Neale Bayly roams around Quebec, Canada while filming an episode of “Trippin on Two Wheels,” and uses the opportunity to explore some of Quebec's most fascinating places while riding a Buell Ulysses.

Touring with Ducati in the Land of Motors

Thursday, June 18, 2009
Motorcycle-USA goes on a motorcycle adventure aboard Ducati street bikes around the Italian motorcycle manufacturer’s home in Bologna, Italy.

Can-Am Spyders In Paradise

Thursday, April 9, 2009
We set out to tour the Atlantic Coast of Florida on a pair of 2009 Can-Am Spyders in what became a grouper sandwich and rum runner fueled adventure of a lifetime.

German Motorcycle Tour - Beemers and Bier

Monday, April 6, 2009
Days spent riding the BMW R1200RT motorcycle through Bavaria, the Black Forest and Rhine valley. Nights spent sampling German beer. All in a day's work.