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Driving licence in a rush

Yesterday, I have been able to experience the absolutely brilliant feeling that you get when you finally hold your driving licence for motorcycles in your own hands. I’m sure it was the right decision…

Why we’re on the road with four passports

The Passport is the most important requirement to travel to countries outside Europe. And although Germans have the priviledge of owning the world’s most powerful passport according to the Visa Restriction Index 2016, anyway there may be problems with the entry or applying for visas for some countries…

Worldtrip preparations: Vaccinations

“So where do you want to go?”
“Well, we can’t tell yet. Actually, there is no place we don’t want to see. So we would like to have the complete package for all remote corners of the world”
This is how our conversation started with the tropical doctor about two months ago…

Which motorcycle should accompany our worldtrip?

Everyone, who wants to travel the world by motorcycle, has to begin with the question which motorcycle he should choose. So this year, also we have to find a suitable motorbike for our trip around the world.

Riding 2Up Around the World

There is a strange feeling connected to the thought of saying goodbye to everyone you love and everything you’ve known without knowing when you will return. A bittersweet taste of letting all things go for living under constant uncertainty.

What is Moppedhiking?

The name of our blog is underlining the objective of our project: to travel the world combining both of our big passions: riding motorcycle and hiking.

Our trip to Eastern Europe 2016 – Photogallery

Without a schedule and a very low budget, we went though 8 countries in 4 weeks. We saw spectacular landscapes and experienced unforgettable encounters. One does not need to go very far, to discover something new and have a real adventure. Here are some photos from our trip in 2016.