Motorbike travel and touring advice

Here you'll find MCN's expert advice on the best biker travel destinations, tours and trips to keep you exploring. From museums to mountain passes, if it's a motorcycle magnet, it's here.

The Ace Café London through the ages

The Ace Café London through the ages

The Ace Café on London's North Circular has been a home from home for motorcyclists for over 80 years, so we at MCN thought we'd put together a gallery of pictures to show how it has changed in that...

If Bond did bike museums: Why you should head up an Austrian summit to the amazing Top Mountain Motorcycle Museum

If Bond did bike museums: Why you should head up an Austrian summit to the amazing Top Mountain Motorcycle Museum

Austria’s highest border crossing is also one of its greatest motorcycle roads. The mighty Timmelsjoch pass climbs from the Ötztal valley in the Austrian Tyrol and crosses the border at 2474m before...

Continental concerns? It's MCN's guide to riding your motorbike in Europe

Continental concerns? It's MCN's guide to riding your motorbike in Europe

A European motorbike trip can be a great way to get some miles racked up towards your #ride5000miles total at any time of year; whether it's your summer holiday, a way to extend the riding...

Triumph Daytona exhibition opened at Hinckley Visitor Experience

Triumph Daytona exhibition opened at Hinckley Visitor Experience

The Triumph Factory Visitor Experience in Hinckley has assembled a collection of 14 Triumph Daytona models that display the chronology of the firm’s sportsbike over a 50-year period. The centrepiece...

Silverstone celebrate rich heritage with new Experience Centre

Silverstone celebrate rich heritage with new Experience Centre

After a seven-year-project to restore a WW2 RAF hangar into an interactive museum, the all-new Silverstone Experience centre will open its doors to the public on Friday, October 25. Celebrating the...

The ultimate motorcycling high. Riding the Himalayas

The ultimate motorcycling high. Riding the Himalayas

Mountains are earth’s giants. They’re behemoths, slowly pushing their way through the clouds over millions of years to scratch at heaven’s belly. Related: Royal Enfield Himalayan review on MCN The...

National Motorcycle Museum fights for survival after funding snub

National Motorcycle Museum fights for survival after funding snub

The National Motorcycle Museum in Birmingham is facing a fight for survival and is calling on bikers to save the day after a funding denial kick in the teeth from the Government. The museum, which...

A glimpse at "motorcycling mecca" - the Barber Vintage Motorsports Museum

A glimpse at "motorcycling mecca" - the Barber Vintage Motorsports Museum

When it comes to biking bucket lists there are a handful of undisputable destinations that’ll take your breath away. A visit to the TT will fry your mind and the barely-controlled chaos of the...