Try a Ulysses, relatively cheap and cheap to run. It does have it's faults though. Get the newest you can find, especially the rare 2010's. Way better suspension than the Vstrom. I had a boring DL650, but it wasn't boring in a heavy crosswind!
"Alles hat ein Ende--nur die Wurst, sie hat zwei"
"You only have too much fuel if you're on fire"