This is a guest post from Ania Todua. Ania is an avid biker. The tips and opinions below are from her. You can follow her on Twitter and Facebook.
Have you seen motorcycles around since you were a kid and always wished you could have one of your own? You have spent years watching others ride and have thought about taking the plunge yourself but have never worked yourself up to doing it – that is until now. You feel like you are finally ready to get a bike of your own and be able to ride wherever you want to go, feel the wind as you ride and take in the world and travel like never before. Before you are ready to go out and actually buy your first bike, there are a number of things you are going to want to do and consider first. Here are a few basic tips for the new motorcycle rider so you can be sure it is an activity for you that you can do safely.
Owning and operating a motorcycle of your own is a big responsibility that you do not want to take lightly. Once you have your license and everything you need to ride it may take you a little time and practice with some shorter drives before you work your way up to extended weekend drives or going on a long haul somewhere. Whatever you do, you will find that with practice and experience riding a motorcycle is going to be everything you always dreamed it would be for you.