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October 16, 2009 GMT - Lazy Days
Day 43/44/45/46 - Lazy Days Ok so for the next few days we pretty much did nothing. On the Friday we went to metro which is like our Costco to get supplies for tonightís party. Romans parents left for there...

October 16, 2009 GMT - KTM, Ice Caves, Motoway Boredom & the kindness of strangers
Day 38 - KTM & Ice Caves Heading to the KTM factory today which was only 15ks away, so we packed up and went on our way. Both excited that we might be able to have a look around factory....

October 16, 2009 GMT - Pig on a Spit, Cheap Beer & Donald Sutherland
Day 32 - Croatia & Pig on a Spit We are heading for Croatia today via Slovenia. Itís not that we donít want to see Slovenia, we just donít think that we will have time and we have so many...

October 16, 2009 GMT - Italy, Rossi Fever & a Floating City
Day 29 11-07-09 - Outside Florence As is fast becoming the norm we did not get up very early but at least we had a plan. And that was to see Florence and then to be in Valentinoís home town...

August 15, 2009 GMT - France, Switzerland and some fork letter words
Day 21 01/07/09 We left the camp site and seemed to pack up in a reasonable time this morning. After yesterdays farm lane detour we decided that it would be a good idea not to guess what were camp sites...

July 26, 2009 GMT - Back in France
Day 17 - 27/06/09 Day 18 28/06/09 ok so after a couple of beers we had a great nights sleep, we were up reasonably early, (well early for us) and were ready to head off to the Verdon Gorge. The...

July 26, 2009 GMT - Spain
Day 7 17/06/09 The next morning it seemed to heat up very quickly. Everything seemed to take us twice as long in the heat and we didnít end up leaving the camp site till around 11:30 We headed in to...

July 26, 2009 GMT - France Continued
Day 4 - 14/06/09 Surprisingly we got up at 7:30m, the camp was ok and we both had a good nights sleep. Had breakfast, (muesli) the milk in France seemed to be ok, nothing special, in fact it had a...

June 25, 2009 GMT - A bit more, but not much..

Better late then never....................Sorry !



May 29, 2009 GMT - The First 11 Days...
We didn't (Ok, I didn't want to) leave the Park but off we went still heading towards Lands End. That night (the night before Jo's birthday) we stayed in a great beach town called Newquay. We applied our new...

May 22, 2009 GMT - The last 11 days continued...
After staying in the very nice caravan park (and there was some absolutely huge caravans there, more like buses or lorries ) just in the outskirts of bath we packed up our portable palace (with an audience in wonder of...

May 15, 2009 GMT - The last 11 Days, sort of..
I must apologise for the lack of action on the blog over the last 11 days Jo and I have been having too much fun riding around the UK and seeing all the sights. The bike loaded up at Perth...

May 04, 2009 GMT - We are off and rolling
Well we have started our epic trip and on day 4 there has been a few changes already. We are no longer going to Ireland this end of the journey, nor John O'Goats. We have been up to Ullapool and...

April 20, 2009 GMT - Counting Down.....
After a total of six new bearings, a shock bush and the odd curse, finally the bike is back together and running the way it should. It's nice to have working suspension again. All that's left to do now is...

February 25, 2009 GMT - First Entry
Why ? Ever since I read an article in AMCN about a motorbike tour of the Baltic states I was hooked. I had visions of ex-soviet cities filled with intrigue and mystery, new food to try, new friends to make....

 


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