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Old Yesterday, 05:44 AM   #1
Alz OP
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UK to Slovenia on an FZR400

www.youtube.com/watch?v=Ah8h9GDDQQg

A little video of my two week solo motorbike trip
(It's just a movie maker edit so don't expect anything too slick)
travelling down through France, Switzerland, Italy, then dipping into Slovenia before riding up through Austria, Germany and France.
The route was completely unplanned, I just rode then decided the next days destination the evening before. It seemed to work fairly well.

The bike struggled a little going up the Stelvio Pass, it wouldn't rev over 6k and would sputter under load! Not sure if this was caused by the thin air? would it be that sensitive? but it was fine for the rest of the trip.

The solo travelling thing was ok but you really need to keep yourself busy riding or sightseeing, if you have too much spare time it can get a little boring although I did meet plenty of nice people along the way.
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Old Yesterday, 07:13 PM   #2
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Great video. Makes me wish I took the trip with you. What part of the UK are you from? Have been over to the TT three times and toured Scotland and England by bike two of those times....Dave
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