September 2023 Diese Gedanke verfolgt mich nun seit einiger Zeit. Auf der einen Seite bin ich umheimlich gern auf zwei Rädern in der Welt unterwegs …
I had a plan to get away for a few days with the bike and my (new) tent.
So far so good BUT no amount of fiddling about or reinstalling, resetting or various other methods could persuade the Garmin Smartphone Link app to work without Google background services.
As a Christmas present I got a small sum from a relative which I decided to invest in some Hepco & Becker luggage carriers so I could fit my oldish and slightly bent aluminium bins on the Guzzi.
2022 was full of surprises in many areas and my workplace was no exception.
After my last post about the end of my old Tiger and thoughts about what could replace it, I spent some time in February looking and test driving various bikes.
This is a page in progress to collect a few ideas for routes and places between Kempten and South Tirol in Italy.
Finally decided to get out a bit as lockdowns are significantly lifting. We wanted to see the mountains again with all other things here being generally insanely busy at the moment. I set off with my son for a day or two near the mountains, we had a great trip down via Lake Constance with beautiful weather. Unfortunately, as we were just deciding where to park we were reversed into. The Tiger had a whole rear end of a car balanced on its front wheel then was twisted forcefully over to the right and there it lay, leaking petrol.
Here’s an old motorcycle video from a tour from 2016 in France with a bit of music thrown in for you to enjoy
The coronavirus semi-lockdown has turned out to be a marvellous opportunity to repair lamps, mend washing line, do all sorts of household jobs that have …