Mike Martel, Lesotho

Australia to Africa

Mike Martel, Lesotho

Inching Along In Lesotho

Blog Lesotho |

Our climb didn’t stop at the border post, we climb higher over the rocky terrain deeper into Lesotho. We stop several times to take a break and drink some water, but Mike’s bike slides so dangerously close to the edge he is forced to drop it and leap off. Read more...

Rietvlei Game Reserve

17 Things To Do In Johannesburg

Blog South Africa Travel Tips |

Johannesburg, is a big scary city that even the guide books suggest you skip on your tour of South Africa. However I beg to differ. Jo’burg, or Jozi as the locals call it, has must see attractions, such as the Apartheid Museum and several cultural precincts where you can view local artisan trinkets or wine and dine to your hearts content. Read more...

New Indicators, Hazyview, South Africa

Return to Hazyview

Blog South Africa |

Our visa extensions were getting processed and there was little for us in Johannesburg after two and half months. We decided to return to Hazyview. Not only would it be a good distance to break in my motorcycle and check it for any further issues, but also, due to the lack of time, I didn’t even get to explore Hazyview’s surrounding areas previous time. Read more...

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Adventure Braai

South Africa |

I was invited to speak to the members of Wild Dog at an Adventure Braai at Jim and Henrietta’s house in Johannesburg. Wild Dogs is a nationwide motorcycle club, base around an online forum.They are a great bunch of guys who get together quite regularly for ride outs and insane adventures in and around South Africa. Read more...