There are moments on a motorcycle when all the glory of motion is distilled into one purposeful package. Chasing curves over a swelling landscape, a motorcycle enters the pure expression of physics and is bound to the road in a way no car will ever know. The rider and machine are literally balanced on the infinitely thin line where centripetal force meets gravity. Despite this state of suspended disaster, the sensation of risk is largely a sensation; the motorcycle is in harmony with the road, and risk comes overwhelmingly from other drivers. Any moment of travel on a motorcycle is a light and essential moment, an agile rebuke to a life conducted in one place. The raw force of the engine is not hidden beneath a hood, but alternately purrs and growls a few inches from the knees, demanding the consciousness of power. Sealed behing glass, insulated by climate control systems and music, the driver of a car knows nothing about the directions of the wind, the lay of sunlight, the small changes in temperature between a peak and a valley, the textured noise of differing asphalts, or the sweet and sour aromas of manured fields or passing pine forests. Engaged in all the senses and elements, balanced in the present tense, a rider on two wheels can taste moments of oneness with the road.
Chasing Che by Patrick Symmes
Kazoom Moto Adventures is a tour operator based in Istanbul, Turkey and organizes and runs motorcycle trips in Turkey and in neighboring countries.
Turkey is an outstanding destination for motorcyclists. It combines great riding through diverse landscapes along the coastal roads of the three seas that surround Turkey or through the lush scenery of the Taurus or the Black Sea mountains. The rich history and the colorful Turkish culture offer unforgettable memories for each and every rider. Come and enjoy Turkey with Kazoom.
Turkey is also a base to explore neighboring countries like Syria, Jordan, Iran, Black Sea countries like Bulgaria, Romania, Ukraine, Russia and Georgia. If you are in for an adventure in these new off-the-beaten-path destinations, check out the new expeditions.
Come join us for the 2nd BSEC Motorcycle Ride: Bulgaria & Romania
http://kazoom-moto-adventures.com/adventures/show/10Check out our new adventure organized with the Black Sea Economic Cooperation, covering Bulgaria and Romania.
On Jan 04, 2012.