The last day in Europe, returning to the UK and the first time I dropped my Ducati.
When you are feeling down and gloom the motorbike has the magic power to cheer you up!
From the sunny Italian coast to the cooler heights of the Swiss Alps.
Tuscany and Cinque Terre really are mind-blowingly beautiful even when the choice of vehicle and outfits isn’t quite right.
I’ve brought Bella to her birthplace at the Ducati factory in Bologna and despite the rain we didn’t care and grinned quite a lot!
Last day in Slovenia saw me riding to the Alps to stay with a friend and have a beer with her.
Ducati had a quick once over at the dealer’s and I took a ride to lake Jezersko.
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Day 4 saw me mostly going fast on German motorways but also exploring some of the vineyards and searching for a pub.
A day at the Eifel National Park made my Ducati glide around corners like hot knife through butter.
Longest mileage of the whole trip, the most anxious day of all but loved all of it. Except for the breakfast!