Sorsogon trip preparation – luggage.

I will be riding a sportbike for my “End of Luzon” trip so that poses a big problem – where to put my stuff for so many days. Initially I was thinking of bringing my Oxford Side Panniers but i figured it might be such a hassle dismounting it whenever I needed to make a stop since anyone can basically steal it by cutting it’s straps. The obvious answer – a topbox … But the dilemma was…a topbox on a sportbike? how bad would that look in pictures? I’ve seen so many sportbikers post pictures in the internet with their topboxes and it’s bracket being mounted so high, it looks like a hanger. I wouldn’t wanna be caught dead bringing one of those.

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My Brand new Honda CBR 150R PGM FI

After a thorough elimination process, going through several bikes – Bajaj Rouser 220, Yamaha FZ16, among others…

Got a new bike.

Not sure how this will fit when I’m on my “Rides and Touring” mode since it’s a sport bike (Givi Side Bags perhaps?), but it sure damn looks good, and fast!

Please welcome Badong – my brand new Honda CBR 150R PGM FI Sport bike.

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