Date: 29/09/2013 City: Le Muy, France Kilometres ridden: 101 Cumulative kilometre: 60840 Street: Highway Weather: Sunny, warm, Torrential rain…cold! Warm…
The motorcycle park I’d occupied overnight was so small that I couldn’t get the panniers on. So I parked it on the footpath and packed it there.
We left Monaco late in the day . . . → Read More: Some nice places in France
Date: 28/09/2013 City: Monaco, Monaco Kilometres ridden: 349 Cumulative kilometre: 60739 Street: Highway Weather: Sunny, warm
The broken rear break hose was fixed during the morning and after some thorough testing we went back to our accommodation, packed up and said good bye to our nice hosts.
Then we took off, direction Monaco. We . . . → Read More: Monaco
Date:23/09 City: Alessandria, Italy Kilometres ridden: 198 Cumulative kilometre: 60134 Street: Highway Weather: Sunny, warm
The closest dealer was in Alessandria, around 100km from our hotel. So we packed up and drove there. When we arrived we met Michaela, luckily for us, she spoke English very well. That made it much easier to communicate with . . . → Read More: The bike needs a hip surgery
Date:22/09 City: Domodossola, Italy Kilometres ridden: 293 Cumulative kilometre: 59936 Street: Highway, Mountain Pass Weather: Sunny, cold, warm
Yesterday we did the Stelvio Pass and that was quite amazing with its 48 switchbacks. Today we were looking to get over the Oberalp Pass, the Maria Pass and the Furkapass. When we arrived at the Oberalp . . . → Read More: Some awesome passes
Date: 21/09/2013 City: Airolo, Switzerland Kilometres ridden: 257 Cumulative kilometre: 59643 Street: Highway, Mountain Pass Weather: Sunny, cold, warm
We got up early to arrive at the BMW workshop before it is closes on Saturday. We had to get Kuh Elsa a check up, and find out where the gear box noise was coming from. . . . → Read More: And there was a noise
Date: 18/09 City: Munich, Germany Kilometres ridden: 0 Cumulative kilometre: 58976 Street: N/A Weather: Rainy, cold, warm
It rained heavily today so we took up Uli’s offer to stay. After lunch the BMW service called and told us that the bike is fixed and ready. The afternoon would be too short for us to get . . . → Read More: And there was a flat tyre
Date: 16/09 City: Wolnzach, Germany Kilometres ridden: 536 Cumulative kilometre: 558926 Street: Three lane highway Weather: Cloudy, drizzling, fresh
In the morning we said goodbye to Conni, the only person who went to work, and started to pack. We finally left around noon.
On our way south we got in a bit of rain, but . . . → Read More: The bike is home sick
Date: 05/09 City: Berlin, Germany Kilometres ridden: 0 Cumulative kilometre: 558390 Street: N/A Weather: sunny, warm
The flight from New York to Stockholm was nice but relatively short. We arrived around midnight, passed through Customs and organized some breakfast. After getting through the security check again, we had a bit of a rest. The weather . . . → Read More: Arriving in Berlin
Date: 03/09 City: New York, New York State Kilometres ridden: 0 Cumulative kilometre: 558390 Street: N/A Weather: sunny, humid
We didn’t get a phone call during the night so we went down for breakfast and asked for information at the desk. As it turned out, we would leave tomorrow morning. Great, that meant we have . . . → Read More: We got another day
Date: 31/08 City: New York, New York State Kilometres ridden: 0 Cumulative kilometre: 558390 Street: N/A Weather: Cloudy, rain, sunny, humid
Packed up in the morning, everything fit somehow. We did throw plenty of stuff away, my lovely hair clipper which accompanied us the whole trip, my lovely hot sauce….., all that helped us shed . . . → Read More: Back to New York