Are there inherent risks involved in riding a motorcycle through unexplored foreign territory? You bet there is. But in this seemingly risk averse world are we forgetting that the rewards we get are often in direct proportion to how far out of our comfort zone we’re prepared to stretch?
When there wasn’t such access to photographs and stories people had to seek it out. But it seems with cheaper flights and abundant information more and more people are inspired to get out of their comfort zone and explore this world. It can have adverse effects like over tourism but can also inspire positive change in people’s attitudes.